TOOWOOMBA TURF CLUB’S FLAGSHIP EVENT TO BE INCLUDED IN RACING QUEENSLAND’S 2020 NEW-LOOK SPRING CARNIVAL PROGRAM

TOOWOOMBA Turf Club and Racing Queensland have agreed to shift the club’s flagship event – the annual Weetwood race – to September 2020 as part of a significant shake up of Queensland’s calendar of feature race dates.

The agreement for the 2020 change was finalised between the club and RQ late last week, following speculation of a second Weetwood event this year.

TTC Chairman Kent Woodford said the decision to shift the region’s premier race day to the Spring would provide the opportunity to springboard the event onto the “national racing landscape”.

“Next September’s Weetwood will be featured in a new-look Qu