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Best of the best confirmed for the Gift Winners’ Gift

The winners of the biggest Gift meetings on the Australian calendar are set to compete at the Australia Post Stawell Gift this Easter, following confirmation of the line up for the 2012 Stawell Gold Mines Gift Winners’ Gift. One of the feature races on the Gift carnival program, the invitational

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Ladies to show the glamour of the Gift

Central Park in Stawell will be awash with fun, glamour and fashion as racing gets underway on Saturday 7April, 2012. The Driscoll McIllree & Dickinson Ladies Day is held on Easter Saturday during the 2012 Australia Post Stawell Gift and will not only feature the heats of the 2012 Gift,

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The Kenyans are coming…

Nairobi is a long way from Stawell – more than 11,000km in fact – but the lure of a slice of $120,000 in prize money and a chance to make history has enticed five world class Kenyan distance runners to make the journey to Central Park this Easter. The Kenyan

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Australia Post Stawell Gift postcard competition

The Australia Post Stawell Gift postcard competition returns this year in conjunction with the 2012 Gift. The competition, targeted at grade 4, 5 and 6 students from schools across the Wimmera region, asks students to design an Australia Post Stawell Gift themed postcard. The winning design will be featured on

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All aboard….the Frate-train to run express to Stawell

Two of the world’s fastest men will race at the 2012 Australia Post Stawell Gift this Easter, with 4x100m relay world record holder Michael Frater of Jamaica now set to join 2003 world 100m champion Kim Collins in the chase for the $40,000 winner’s cheque. An integral member of the

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