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Hawkesbury Boss Slams AJC Over Carnival Dates
Hawkesbury Race Club boss Brian Fletcher "fears further changes to the scheduling of next year's autumn racing carnival could jeopardise the financial future of his organisation," reported The Daily Telegraph. Hawkesbury "is worried that if the Australian Jockey Club expands its carnival over 3 consecutive Saturdays, its stand-alone meeting would be pushed back on to the same weekend as the Hawkesbury Show - which has been a disaster in the past". Fletcher declared: "It would be diabolical for us!"