Prize money for regional Queensland's richest horse race increases $225,000 to top $1 million

Judith Maizey
April 30 2024 - 12:00pm
Jockey Ashley Butler on Namazu, this year's winner of the Archer, as it heads toward the finish line. Picture: Caught in the Act Photography CQ
Jockey Ashley Butler on Namazu, this year's winner of the Archer, as it heads toward the finish line. Picture: Caught in the Act Photography CQ

The total prize pool for the Archer, the Rocky Amateurs' main race, will jump from $775,000 to $1 million next year ensuring it retains its title of regional Queensland's richest race.

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Judith Maizey

Judith Maizey

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Judith Maizey has worked as a journalist and communications specialist for more than 30 years throughout Queensland and NSW. Working for Queensland Country Life, she is always up for a chat and loves a good story. Contact 0417 546 616. E: judith.maizey@queenslandcountrylife.com.au

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