This Day in History: 1988-08-06

The Toodyay Race Club held its inaugural ‘Avon Descent’ race meeting at the Toodyay Racecourse, off Racecourse Road, which attracted a crowd of 2,000 spectators, including Jon Sanders and the Avon Descent Committee.

Source:
Toodyay herald, Sept. 1988, p.13 (photo).