Racecourse Hotel (Black Swamp Road)

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There was also a Racecourse Hotel at Miners Rest.

The Racecourse Hotel was a hotel near Ballarat, Victoria, <1915.




On 22 March 1915, the hotel was included on a list of hotels to be deprived of their licenses. This list was complied by the Licenses Reduction Board in Melbourne. Licensing district hearings for hotels on this list were to be held at the Ballarat Supreme Court on 11 May.[1] The hotel was delicensed in 1915, and the court paid £275 compensation.[2]


The Racecourse Hotel was in Black Swamp Road.[1] Black Swamp Road begins at Leigh Creek on the Western Highway and goes north east to Bullarook, turning north towards Springbank.


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1915 'LICENSES REDUCTION BOARD.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 23 March, p. 10, viewed 13 February, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1504941
  2. 1915 'LICENSING ACT 1915.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), 10 November, p. 15, viewed 10 September, 2015, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article1578545

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