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COMMISSIONS .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 5,7
REPORT—
 Part I. — Racing as at present conducted .. .. .. .. .. 11
 Part II. — Registeeed Racing —
 A — Racecourses —
 (a) The Brisbane Racecourse .. .. .. .. .. .. 16
 (b) The Sandgate Racecourse .. .. .. .. .. .. 18
 (c) The Bundamba Racecourse .. .. .. .. .. .. 19
 (d) The Albion Park Racecourse .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 20
 B — Race Clubs —
 (a) The Queensland Turf Club .. .. .. .. .. .. 23
 (b) The Brisbane Amateur Turf Club .......... 24
 (c) Tattersall's Club .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 29
 C — Prize Money .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 30
 D — Race Meetings .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 30
 E — Restriction of Racing .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 32
 F — Stipendiary Stewards .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 32
 G — Board of Control for Registered Racing .. .. .. .. .. 33
 H — Proprietary Racing .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 34
 J — Admission of New Clubs .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 34
 Part III. — Unregistered Racing —
 A — Racecourses —
 (a) Kedron Park .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 37
 (b) Coorparoo .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 39
 (c) Goodna .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 40
 (d) Strathpine .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 41
 B — Clubs and Proprietaries —
 (a) Kedron Amateur Racing Club .. .. .. .. .. .. 41
 (6) Coorparoo Turf Club .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 47
 (c) Goodna Amateur Race Club .. .. .. .. .. .. 48
 (d) Strathpine Turf Club .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 50
 (e) Ipswich Amateur Turf Club .. .. .. .. .. .. 50
 (f) Metropolitan Owners, Trainers, and Jockeys' Association .. .. 52
 (g) West Moreton District Amateur Race Club .. .. .. .. 52
 C — Prize Money .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 53
 D — Race Meetings .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 53
 E — Restriction of Unregistered Racing .. .. .. .. .. 54
 F — Stipendiary Stewards .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 55
 G — Board of Control .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 56
 H — Proprietary Unregistered Racing .. .. .. .. .. .. 57
 Part IV. — Trotting .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 58
 Part V. — General .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 59
 A — Queensland Breeders, Owners, and Trainers' Association .. .. 59
 B — Betting .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 60
 C — Betting Houses .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 60
 D — Compensation — Coorparoo Racecourse .. .. .. .. .. 60
 E — Disposal of surplus assets on winding up of Clubs .. .. .. 61
  Part VI. — Recommendations .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 62
APPENDICES—
 A — List of names of witnesses .. .. .. .. .. .. 65
 B — List of Exhibits .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 66
 C — Copies of Agreements —
 (i.) Copy Agreement dated 17th April, 1923, Nathan and Wren to Macfarlane and Rees as Trustees Brisbane Amateur Turf Club 70
 (ii.) Copy Agreement dated 17th April, 1923, indemnifying Trustees and Members Brisbane Amateur Turf Club 75
 (iii.) Copy Agreement dated 6th December, 1929, Nathan and Wren and Macfarlane, Rees, and Ahern, also annexure Nathan and Wren and Trustees Brisbane Amateur Turf Club 75
 (iv.) Copy Agreement dated 24th August, 1923, Nathan and Wren to Bouchard and Rees as Trustees Kedron Amateur Racing Club 79
 (v.) Copy Agreement dated 24th August, 1923, collateral to (d).. .. 83
 (vi.) Copy Agreement dated 24th August, 1923, indemnifying Trustees and members Kedron Amateur Racing Club 84
 (vii.) Copy Agreement dated 5th February, 1930, Nathan and Wren with Bouchard and Rees as Trustees for Kedron Amateur Racing Club 85