Archive for 2012

ONE to deliver three hours of live Gift coverage on Easter Monday

The 131st edition of the Australia Post Stawell Gift will be broadcast live right around the nation, with ONE set to showcase three hours of live action direct from Central Park on Easter Monday. The only live televised Australian athletics meet on free to air television, the Gift coverage will

Caribbean kings in Easter cash hunt

Two of the fastest men on the planet – 2003 world 100m champion Kim Collins (St Kitts & Nevis) and world 4x100m relay world record holder Michael Frater (Jamaica) – believe they have the form to chase down the field in this weekend’s Australia Post Stawell Gift and take Australia’s

Steffensen is back and all business as Frater and Collins are delivered the backmark

The battle for the $40,000 winner’s prize has just got very intriguing, with 2003 world 100m champion Kim Collins set to hold a one metre advantage over Jamaican sprint star Michael Frater, following the release of handicaps today for the 131st running of Australia’s richest and most prestigious footrace. In

Gift spectators in for a treat at the XXXX GOLD Garden Retreat

Due to popular demand, the XXXX Angels will return to Central Park this Easter to whip the crowd into a frenzy at the 2012 Australia Post Stawell Gift. The professionally choreographed dancers will perform at the brand new XXXX GOLD Beer Garden Retreat, a two-story country-style beer garden which will

All roads lead to London – via Stawell – for Mottram

In just over four months time, Australian distance star Craig Mottram will take his position on the start line of the 5000m in London to embark on what remarkably will be his fourth Olympic campaign. But first he has an important task on his hands – taking on the world-class