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The people that provide the voice for Perth Turf Talk.

Matt Rigby

Matt Rigby is a local stands bookmaker who fields all Metropolitan Saturday meetings. A true lover of racing, Matt is involved in all aspects of racing as an owner, syndicator, bookmaker and punter.

Greg Hooper

Greg Hooper's reputation needs no introdution as the spearhead of many succesful betting syndicates. "Hoops" features weekly on 1206 Racing Radio as their regular tipster and is an accountant by day.

Gary Wright

There are few people that are members for the Eagles and Dockers, however undoubtedly they're always true sport lovers. There is no better way to subscribe Gary Wright, other than his remarkable accuracy with tipping in all forms.

Chris Nelson

Chris is the owner of JuiceBox Creative, the agency behind Perth Turf Talk since its inception in 2005. Although primarily focused on the maintanence of the website, as a passionate owner/punter Chris has gathered enough information through involvement in the website to contribute an opinion regularly.

Recent Comments

User spinking

spinking 04 Jun | Posts: 2574

long way from the bright lights of the valley to Leinster

User spinking

spinking 04 Jun | Posts: 2574

Shame they have been great contributers to breeding in WA. 

User Tivers

Tivers 04 Jun | Posts: 7355

To be fair - it's the members club.Owners belong to RWWA, and RWWA doesn't control the venue.

User aussiebattler

aussiebattler 04 Jun | Posts: 157

We heard theyre closing more country tracks. Trainers in those towns cant travel to GP every week. The trainer pool is going to get smaller and smaller and smaller. Rid the sport of its grass roots and itll fall down. which tracks would they be closing ?

User ahem

ahem 04 Jun | Posts: 2

And now Mungrup shutting down.Not a good look.The government probably didnt want to keep paying his salary, being the highest paid PUBLIC SERVANT in the state.This government is slyly closing the industry down.

User Elitist

Elitist 04 Jun | Posts: 341

a seriously sad day for wa racing (but a dispersal sale sparks my interest)

User KTQ

KTQ 04 Jun | Posts: 173

We heard theyre closing more country tracks. Trainers in those towns cant travel to GP every week. The trainer pool is going to get smaller and smaller and smaller. Rid the sport of its grass roots and itll fall down.

User KTQ

KTQ 04 Jun | Posts: 173

Too too too many horses in $12-25k bracket. It needs to be split to $12-18 and 18-25k. Bonds won 30something races in May yet in an upcoming no wins in last5 race, noms are being split 3 ways because of how many horses are in this bracket. No one can win a...

User Thunderstruck

Thunderstruck 04 Jun | Posts: 2563

Yep spot on Marko, TRULY nfi some people.

User Markovina

Markovina 04 Jun | Posts: 1253

The sport is and always will be second rate Bomber. Played by mental midgets. I actually like the game, itís a good punting sport as well Are the AFL playersí balls small before or after they wear those shorts? Itís a modern chicken or the egg riddle. Su...