Josh Was High On The Irons

Josh Was High On The Irons

The jubilation at day’s end at Burrandowan was both understandable and delightful: four months and 29 rides after his January debut booking at Bell, Joshua Morrow made his first ever trip to a winner’s slot

Twice As Nice At Burrandowan

Twice As Nice At Burrandowan

Punters at this year’s 96th annual Burrandowan Picnic Races were greeted with a couple of big surprises when they came through the gates on Saturday.

Burrandowan Beats The Rain

Burrandowan Beats The Rain

Rain in Kingaroy on Saturday morning failed to deter many racegoers from attending the Burrandowan Picnic Races, and their faith was rewarded with a fine day’s weather and all the fun of the South Burnett’s oldest race meeting.

Hampers And High Tea
Return For Picnic Races

Hampers And High Tea<BR> Return For Picnic Races

Innovations introduced at the Burrandowan Picnic Races will be getting their third outing this year

Burrandowan’s Essence Is Bonzer

Burrandowan’s Essence Is Bonzer

There is a plaque on a tree at Burrandowan opposite where shooters gun down make-believe pigeons at brunch time and jockeys crack their whips during the heat of the afternoon battle.

Full Fields For Burrandowan Races

Full Fields For Burrandowan Races

The Burrandowan Picnic Race Club will be holding its 94th annual race meeting at the Burrandowan Racecourse 66km west of Kingaroy this Saturday, May 14.

Victors Return To Burrandowan

Victors Return To Burrandowan

Saturday’s annual Burrandowan meeting will see two winners and nine losers from last year’s program seeking a share of the spoils.

Beginning For Another Bayliss

Beginning For Another Bayliss

Shaun Bayliss, a well known rider in the South East country ranks, will watch the first race at Esk this Saturday with more than carefree interest.

Ironpot Turns Out For Drought Night

Ironpot Turns Out For Drought Night

Residents of the Ironput, Burrandowan and Chahpingah areas gathered at Ironpot Hall on Saturday night to renew old friendships and discuss the outlook for the coming season.

Burrandowan Visitor Hits The Mark

Burrandowan Visitor Hits The Mark

While Doomben was hosting interstate gallopers last Saturday, a winter tourist was also in the firing line at Burrandowan.

Bumper Day At Burrandowan

Bumper Day At Burrandowan

It was a big day at the Burrandowan Picnic Races … big fields, a big crowd and a big response to the initiatives introduced by the race club this year.

Burrandowan’s Bumper Bonus

Burrandowan’s Bumper Bonus

Saturday’s program at Burrandowan has been enhanced by Racing Queensland’s decision to divide two significantly oversubscribed races.

Noorama Our Region’s Only Earner

Noorama Our Region’s Only Earner

Place prizemoney picked up by Norma King’s duo Hidden Duck and Flight Command at last Saturday’s Noorama Picnic Race Club red dirt meeting represented the only returns for district stables this past week.

Ironpot Chat Digs Up Rural Road Facts

Ironpot Chat Digs Up Rural Road Facts

It costs little to reseal a well maintained road but ten times as much to fix broken ones

Burrandowan Campdraft Results

Burrandowan Campdraft Results

Results from the Burrandowan Campdraft – which even the threat of Tropical Cyclone Marcia couldn’t stop – on February 20-22

Miles Of Smiles At Burrandowan

Miles Of Smiles At Burrandowan

Burrandowan’s traditional picnic races proved to be a day for the ladies, with the $4000 Fashions of the Field competition turning heads and female jockeys keeping punters happy on the track.

Fillips For Phillips

Fillips For Phillips

Hannah Phillips – who has four rides at Burrandowan on Saturday – landed her first career winner at Nanango on Easter Saturday

Billie’s Next Stop Is Burrandowan

Billie’s Next Stop Is Burrandowan

While aspiring jockeys may dream of winning at their first attempt, few would contemplate finishing their first day at the office with a two-from-two result.