Phillip Bate analyses news from the Queensland racing scene.
Liam Davison has won two team roping heeler titles in the Australian Professional Rodeo Association.
Wins in four of the past five breakaway roping contests in Queensland have secured Stacey Wilburn a spot in the APRA national finals.
North Queensland corporate and commercial lawyer Jane Seawright has been appointed to Racing Queensland as a non-industry board member.
February's disastrous north west weather event might have killed a portion of their racehorses, and grasshoppers have since eaten most of their grass but the Tower Hill race meeting went ahead regardless last weekend.