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Thursday, 30 November 2023

Forty years since Nowra's son of the turf Arwon wins the Melbourne Cup

Madeline Crittenden
Updated November 13 2018 - 1:30pm, first published 10:30am
CUP WINNER: Nowra's pride and joy Arwon.
CUP WINNER: Nowra's pride and joy Arwon.

Nowra went wild with excitement on November 7, 1978 just two minutes and twenty-seven seconds after the gates sprang open for the Melbourne Cup. 

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