2020 track deaths and injuries

All CPG data is drawn from publicly available greyhound racing stewards’ reports.

Greyhound track deaths

Running total

Greyhound track injuries

Running total

TRACK RELATED DEATHS
VIC 54Bendigo 12 Warragul 9 Cranbourne 7 Ballarat 6 Geelong 4 The Meadows 4 Shepparton 5 Warrnambool 4 Sale 2 Horsham 1 (excludes 1 death after trial at The Meadows)  (excludes 1 death at Wagga Wagga after greyhound escaped on way to track – 10 July)
QLD 27Ipswich 8 Albion Park 9 Capalaba 4 Townsville 1 Rockhampton 2 Bundaberg 3
NSW 33Richmond 5 Gardens-Newcastle 3 Gosford 2 Lismore 2 Wentworth Park 2 Nowra 3 Maitland 2 WaggaWagga 1 Kempsey 1 Taree 1 Temora 1 Bathurst 2 Casino 1 Grafton 1 Dubbo 1 Bulli 1 Goulburn 2 Wauchope 1 Tamworth 1
SA 15Gawler 4 Mt Gambier 2 Angle Park 8 Murray Bridge 1
TAS 11Launceston 6 North West 3 Hobart 2
WA 8Mandurah 5 Cannington 3
NT 2Darwin 2

Tomerong Flyer was the most recent greyhound to be killed on Australian tracks. To learn the names of all the lives lost, click here to visit our In Memoriam page.

TRACK RELATED INJURIES
INJURIESAll InjuriesMajor
NSW  
Jan25036
Feb21342
Mar19945
Apr19535
May27650
Jun21237
Jul22245
Aug22236
NT  
Jan6Nil
Feb0Nil
Mar5Nil
Apr61
May42
Jun101
Jul62
Aug73
QLD  
Jan9920
Feb7914
Mar9623
Apr10115
May9613
Jun11018
Jul12622
Aug10415
SA  
Jan8624
Feb7619
Mar5214
Apr4512
May4412
Jun5111
Jul7316
Aug459
TAS  
Jan176
Feb (incomplete)246
Mar204
Apr00
May00
Jun62
Jul220
Aug195
VIC  
Jan30851
Feb30244
Mar26035
Apr23534
May31445
Jun34939
Jul31948
Aug34753
WA  
Jan6612
Feb6913
Mar8322
Apr7116
May664
Jun8411
Jul8314
Aug9017
TOTAL AT END OF AUGUST6270935