Welcome to the all new Southern Harness Website.  This site covers Southern Harness meetings at Ascot Park Invercargill, Central Southland Raceway in Winton, Young Quinn Raceway at Wyndham, Gore Raceway at Gore, meetings at  Roxburgh and Cromwell and the Tuapeka HRC which race at Forbury Park.

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Tuapeka Dan

Tuapeka Dan

Bruce Stewart

The Southern Harness Racing community and the Southern district in general, has lost a very much loved figure with the death earlier this week of Father Dan Cummings.

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vIN Nally

InVincible Nally

Bruce Stewart

Southlander Vin Nally knows he’s pretty lucky to still be handling Standardbreds despite what he’s been through – but that part of the story is for later on.

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Thomson Brothers

The Thomson Brothers

Bruce Stewart

Branxholme brothers Lindsay and Ian Thomson have been enjoying their best season as owners, their horses having won a total of ten races.

There was also excitement when they won three races back to back on premier nights at Addington in May.

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Bill Keeler – Hardly Mainstream

There’s not too much that’s conventional about Roxburgh breeder and former stud master Bill Keeler. But that’s the way he likes it.

He’s a no fuss sort of guy who seldom goes to the higher end stallions, preferring to choose sires that he feels match his mares, and are within his budget. And this has proved to be a winning formula for the former Southlander.

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