The day included 9 Sponsored Races, Music, Dancing, Great Food, Wine and Piper Heidsieck Champagne.
Major Sponsors included:
Piper Heidsieck Champagne, TPG, FIIG, Monaco, Pro-It, Tahiti Travel, Thomson Reuters Tax and Accounting, Pacific Boating, Air New Zealand, British Airways, Emirates, South African Airways, Arrowfield Stud, Vinery Stud, Coolmore Stud, Spicer Thoroughbreds, Proven Thoroughbreds, Bjorn Baker, Tahiti Travel Connection, Alfred Louis Master Jewellers, Westpac, ASX, Chi-X and Crown Bet.
We raised a wonderful $180,000 from this inaugural Charity Race Day which will be distributed to 18 participating children’s, disability and medical research charities including the National Jockeys Trust and Stewart House.
Vince Sorrenti MC’d and entertained the room with his hilarious comedy. Dancing continued till past 6.00 pm to the band, Endless Summer. Tipster Clinton Payne kept the betting exciting with some great winners, and Celebrity Trainers Jamie Cummings and Jack Bruce from Bjorn Baker gave their views.
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2016 Race Day Benefiting Charities:
Australian Kookaburra Kids
Australian Mitochondrial Disease Fdn
Autism Spectrum Australia
Danii Meads-Barlow Foundation
FSHD Global Research Foundation
The Heart Research Institute
Hunter Medical Research Institute
Lifeline Northern Beaches
The National Jockey’s Trust
Neuroscience Research Australia
Odyssey House McGrath Foundation
Royal Far West
Sanfilippo Children’s Foundation
Shine for Kids
The Unicorn Foundation
Wheelchair Sports NSW