Bushfire Evacuation Information

Updated: 15th Sep, 2017

Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) has been notified of bushfires in the Hunter Region, in particular the Richmond Vale area.

The Gosford, Maitland and The Gardens’ greyhound clubs are all on stand-by to house any greyhounds who are required to immediately evacuate and are located at a property that requires to be evacuated due to bushfire risk.

This is a temporary measure that has been agreed to by the GBOTA at the request of GRNSW and trainers should consider a longer term solution in the event they are affected by bushfire.

It is requested that, where possible, participants who have had to evacuate to contact the club nearest to them prior to their arrival at the respective track.

Contact numbers for the evacuation service at each club is as follows:

– The Gardens – Vicki McIntosh 0404 004 587
– Maitland – Tony Edmunds 0402 972 333
– Gosford – Ellen Harris 0403 802 022

Should anyone have any further information relating to the bushfires, could they contact intelligence@grnsw.com.au.