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July Carnival jumps the barriers

Sarah Templeton and Danielle Cunningham of Westlawn Finance get in the spirit of the racing carnival.
Sarah Templeton and Danielle Cunningham of Westlawn Finance get in the spirit of the racing carnival. Adam Hourigan

BE BOLD in black and gold at Grafton Racecourse today when the 2012 XXXX Gold July Racing Carnival officially races into action with the running of the Westlawn Finance Grafton Cup Prelude.

Known as Black and Gold Day, punters and patrons will head trackside dressed in their finest black and gold attire in the hope of picking a winner.

Westlawn Finance Grafton branch investment manager Helen Commerford is encouraging everyone to head trackside today.

Entry is free.

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