Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Frenchville Secures Top Gong for TAB Operation; Award Considered Accolade for Staff

Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Frenchville Secures Top Gong for TAB Operation; Award Considered Accolade for Staff

Article excerpt

Byline: Kathryn Greensill Kathryn.Greensill@capnews.com.au

IN horse racing terms, the Frenchville Sports Club TAB C[pounds sterling]was dueC[yen] and it duly saluted by winning a prestigious state industry award at the weekend.

The Rockhampton club was named C[pounds sterling]Best TAB Operation in a ClubC[yen] at the IGT (International Gaming Technology) & Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence at the Gold Coast on Saturday night.

In what turned out to be a handy quinella, Frenchville's chairman Graeme Brady collected the C[pounds sterling]Club Director of the YearC[yen] award.

C[pounds sterling]We thought we were due,C[yen] Mr Brady said about the best TAB operation gong.

He said the club hadn't nominated in a few years, but had decided to this time around following extensive renovations.

Mr Brady said he was not as confident when it came to the personal award in which he considered himself a bolter.

C[pounds sterling]I didn't give myself much hope, when you look at who you're up against it seems like pretty stiff competitionC[yen]. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.