Welcome to ‘The Heart of Australian Racing: the Melbourne Cup’ symposium

Bryan Martin, racing broadcaster and Andrew Sayers, National Museum of Australia

The Heart of Australian Racing: The Melbourne Cup, 13 August 2010

MC for the day Bryan Martin provides a brief background to the Melbourne Cup and Andrew Sayers, the new Director of the National Museum, outlines why the Museum recently declined to lend Phar Lap’s heart to Melbourne for the horse’s re-assembly.

The Heart of Australian Racing: The Melbourne Cup

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