Farewell to Snow

Legendary NZ trainer Snow Lupton has died aged 84. Lupton will be best remembered for saddling Kiwi to victory in the 1983 Melbourne Cup. “[He was] an outstanding figure in NZ racing,” said Thoroughbred Racing NZ spokesman Tim Aldridge. Read NZ Herald obituary here.

Snow Lupton: died 1995

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Fewer New Zealanders Cancelled from Australia

Fewer New Zealanders Cancelled from Australia

The number of New Zealanders living in Australia who have had their visas cancelled on character grounds – including criminal behaviour – has halved under the Albanese government, Emma Elsworthy reports…