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1902

1902 – Annual Race Meet held on April 23 & 24

The prize money for this meet totalled £137.

A story on this event appeared in the next Pilbarra Goldfield News on Thursday 1 May 1902:

SPORTING. THE TURF. (1902, May 1). The Pilbarra Goldfield News (Marble Bar, WA : 1897 – 1923), p. 3. Retrieved from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article146127714

PORT HEDLAND RACES. ANNUAL MEETING.

The … (read more →)

1902

1902 – Racing Programme in the Pilbarra Goldfield News

Advertising. (1902, February 27). The Pilbarra Goldfield News (Marble Bar, WA : 1897 – 1923), p. 2. Retrieved from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article146127462

Port Hedland Racing Club

ANNUAL RACE MEETING

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY, APRIL 23 and 24.

  • President: The Hon. Walter Kmgsmith
  • Vice-President: A. Wilding, Esq.
  • Committee and Stewards: Messrs. Thos. Traine, T. Richardson, T. Hardie, J. Heath, D. Broard, T. J. Newland, J Finlay.
  • Judge: J. … (read more →)

1902 – Article in the Pilbarra Goldfield News: Port Hedland Race Club

SPORTING. (1902, February 27). The Pilbarra Goldfield News(Marble Bar, WA : 1897 – 1923), p. 3. Retrieved from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article146127453

PORT HEDLAND RACE CLUB

The programme of the annual meeting of the Port Hedland Race Club is published in this issue: The principal event is the Port Hedland Handicap of 35 sovs. The meeting takes place … (read more →)

1901

1901 – Notice of the first Annual Race Meeting!

This is the earliest race meet notice that we can find for the Port Hedland Race Club! It’s from a newspaper in 1901 about the Port Hedland Race Club’s next meeting, which falls in 1902. As far as we know, this was the first race meet they ever held.

NOTES AND CHAT. (1901, November 16). Western Mail(Perth, WA : 1885 – … (read more →)