Tag Archives: Damian Oliver

THE BITCHES AND PIECES CHRISTMAS STOCKING ISSUE

WHERE IS THE MONEY, BILL? The Bill Vlahos soap opera continues to roll on. The Melbourne News Limited flagship tabloid – the Herald Sun- in a front page exclusive on Monday, again focussed on the monumental task facing investigators in … Continue reading

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DOUGIE, ZAC AND JOAO AND THE HOOCHIE COOCHIE GLOBAL POLITICS OF RACING

In advertising, one of the mantras when presenting new ideas to weak-kneed clients who couldn’t accept anything new and so clung to the past as it was safe and playing it safe meant never having to making a decision was, … Continue reading

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BALANCE SHEETS, MENTAL IMBALANCE AND BALANCING ACTS

RACING NSW BALANCE SHEET AVOIDS SCRUTINY – AGAIN. It took the Financial Review, a non mainstream Fairfax tabloid, to run the ruler over Racing NSW’s Annual report and report what its own sister newspaper the Sydney Morning Herald and the … Continue reading

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THE GOOD, THE BAD AND UGLY ISSUE

NSW MEDIA RIGHTS FIGHT DRAGS ON Kenny Callander’s Daily Telegraph column this week confirmed what many have been dreading – the stalemate or Mexican standoff in the NSW media rights negotiations between Racing NSW and TVN (read the Victorian race … Continue reading

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