The Author Talks: An Evening with Peter Hoysted & Pat Sheil

Wed 20 Nov 2019 - Wed 20 Nov 2019

6.30 pm - 7.30 pm

Margaret Martin Library, Randwick
Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre, Belmore Road, Randwick

It was the race that stopped the nation – but it wasn’t the Melbourne Cup – it was The Fine Cotton Fiasco. Come and listen to Peter Hoysted and Pat Sheil talk about this hilarious secret plan to peddle a crummy horse instead of a faster one and rake in the cash.

This is a free event. Online bookings essential.
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Hoysted and Sheil will entertain with insights into the 1984 controversy and highlight the horrendous mismanagement, terrible judgment and hilariously bad luck that shrouds this hapless tale.

Peter Hoysted is a columnist at The Australian where he writes under a nom de plume, Jack The Insider, on politics, sport, true crime and whatever else takes his fancy. Pat Sheil is a Sydney writer and journalist who has written for, and edited, many and various publications, radio and stage productions.

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