The camels and the girls enjoyed Melbourne Cup day in Gympie.
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SOME of Gympie’s most “famous” faces will be belting down the sandy straight at the Gympie Turf Club this afternoon in the local version of the Melbourne Cup.
I'M NOT a big punter, in fact, I'd be certain to spend my last five dollars on a coffee rather than a bet.
GYMPIE Turf Club president Spencer Slatter has thanked all involved with Tuesday's Cooloola Racing Carnival.
THE Gympie racecourse drew a crowd of up to 1500 yesterday as local punters dropped whatever they were doing to head trackside for the 152nd Melbourne Cup.
RACING beauty Amy Brown had high hopes of winning a race on Melbourne Cup day and her camel-racing talents saw her cross the line in first place.