Monday, 03 August 2020 16:15

Racing to continue

Racing to continue Monday, 3 August, 2020, by Greyhound Racing Victoria    The Premier has confirmed that greyhound racing can continue at this time because of the very low-level risk it poses in spreading Covid19 in our workplace. This evaluation is based on data and is because of the strong protocols…
Manager Profile Peter Johnston Peter Johnston grew up in Bairnsdale and attended Gippsland Grammar in Sale. Pete started in hotel management when he left school but went back to university to study farm management and wool classing, his vocation for 12 years.  Peter, his wife Sue and 3 daughters moved…
Victoria’s racing program will be boosted from 23 to 26 meetings a week from now until July 2021, GRV CEO Alan Clayton announced today. “We will put on three extra race meetings a week funded from additional monies added to the existing prizemoney pool,” Mr Clayton said. “This means that…
Monday, 27 July 2020 11:29

Extra race meetings and free trials

GRV CEO Alan Clayton & Greyhound Clubs Victoria Chairman Adrian Scott joined RSN’s Racing Central to discuss two significant announcements this morning. The number of weekly race meetings on the Victorian greyhound calendar is set to climb from 23 to 26, for the purpose of growing revenue and creating jobs,…
Monday, 20 July 2020 19:47

Sale greyhound Club - a great yarn

A great stroy from Neil Brown Without any doubt the greatest greyhound to come from Sale is the mighty Temlee. Not only a racetrack superstar, the brindle powerhouse was to rewrite the record books in a stunning stud career, with a contribution that places him close to the best of…
Monday, 20 July 2020 14:43

It’s a dog’s life

Throughout this global pandemic, our dogs have remained our priority. We have kept our promise to man's best friend, and ensured they continue to do what they love, and that is run. Every step of the way, our trainers and our dogs have been there for each other, whether it’s…
Wednesday, 01 July 2020 20:09

GRV Monthly feature - Healesville

Meet our first lady of Greyhounds in Victoria.  Cynthia gained her Owner /Trainer/ Public Trainer and Breeder licence in 1975 and has been a driving force in the industry ever since.  Read the full article and history of the Healesville Greyhound track https://gcv.org.au/locations/healesville
Oh Mickey Sets Time Standard for Brisbane Cup  By Adam Dobbin Greyhound Recorder Website LOCAL superstar Oh Mickey has set the time-standard for next Thursday night’s Group 1 Sky Racing Brisbane Cup (520m) with a rampaging 29.45 heat victory at Albion Park on Thursday night.    But snapping at the…
A great update on our Warrnambool Club in GRV monthly  read the full history of the club  https://gcv.org.au/locations/warrnambool  
  Media Release - 8th May 2020 Flagship events return and stakes boost for Bendigo Cup    An unexpected bonus for participants and the Bendigo club as traditional Easter feature races, the Gold Rush Maiden and Stayers Cup return to the program as well as the 2020 Bendigo Cup reaching…
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 21:12

Greyhound Monthly - Horsham feature

This months Greyhound Monthly has a great feature on the Horsham Greyhound Club and Manger Justin Brilliant  To read the full story https://gcv.org.au/locations/horsham
Racing leads way during extraordinary times PETER GLEESON AS COVID-19’s insidious tentacles impinge upon every facet of our lives, killing people and costing jobs, there is one shining example of an industry that has beaten the odds to continue and even flourish during these extraordinary times. Racing has not only…
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 16:42

Dog food initiative proves a major success

MEDIA RELEASE Wednesday, 22 April 2020 Dog food initiative proves a major success Greyhound Clubs Victoria and Greyhound Racing Victoria were overwhelmed by the response from greyhound trainers in purchasing the heavily subsidised dog food at various regional race clubs today.  Almost 1000 bags were sold today at greyhound clubs…
Saturday, 18 April 2020 11:22

UPDATE Tails wagging with dog food delivery

U R G E N T    U P D A T E Due to the incredible response to the dog food subsidy we have made a change to the conditions STRICTLY - 4 bags per trainer. They must be collected in person. We can NOT allow other trainers to…
Interstate greyhound transfers to Victoria In order to ensure a healthy and safe environment for participants and race day staff, new protocols covering the interstate transfer of greyhounds to Victoria are now in force. Effective from 17 April 2020: Interstate greyhounds will be eligible to contest GRV events only on…
Thursday, 16 April 2020 21:05

Tails wagging with dog food delivery

MEDIA RELEASE Friday, 17 April 2020 Tails wagging with the dog food delivery - Animal Welfare is our No#1 priority Greyhound Clubs Victoria and Greyhound Racing Victoria are looking after their number 1 assets – their greyhounds and trainers.   GRV and GCV have combined to purchase a significant quantity of dog…
  COVID-19 Update Friday 3 April 2020 Health screening for on-track greyhound racing participants and staff Greyhound Racing Victoria and Greyhound Clubs Victoria today announced new on-track health checks for all participants, GRV personnel and club staff attending race meetings. GRV CEO Alan Clayton said the new checks, which will…
Thursday, 02 April 2020 15:10

Trainers in high spirits

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Thursday, 02 April 2020 14:00

We’ve Got Your Back – Grv Boss

Greyhound Racing Victoria Chair Peita Duncan has delivered a passionate pledge to participants, whose vigilance has helped greyhound racing continue through ever-tightening coronavirus restrictions.“We will defend and protect this industry to the end,” Duncan said, as she and GRV chief executive Alan Clayton joined Gareth Hall on RSN Centralthis morning.Duncan…
Thursday, 02 April 2020 13:58

COVID-19 Information for workers

Looking after your workers so they can keep their families safe. Our 13 VIC Greyhound Clubs are doing a fantastic job...keep up the great work https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/covid-19-information-workplaces/covid-19-information-workers?fbclid=IwAR1P0NusoebsU4FKFHekuOth-OUhjpePd3wdk_ROkcUzfs6T9FfkkiNr3EU
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