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Bill Roycroft
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Background Information / Further Reading

  • AERA
    A brief history of the Tom Quilty Gold Cup ride which is Australia's National Championship endurance ride.
  • Australian Army
    Links to World War Two history and much more.
  • Equestrian
    An overview of the history and outstanding moments of this sport.
  • Horses
    An excellent resource on horses - including sections on horsepower, the evolution of horses and the bond between horses and humans.
  • Royal Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
    RSCPA - Information on animal welfare.
  • Second World War 1939 - 1945
    Information on Australia and World War Two on the Australian War Memorial website.

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