Race finish photo from Albion Park, also known as 'The Creek' in 1937. Provided by Geoff Shephard it shows a photo finish on the Creek's sand track with the sparsely populated Hamilton Hill in the background.
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Amberdown was a sensational two-year-old claiming the time-honoured 1916 Stradbroke Handicap.
Journalist Malcom Robertson reviews Albion Park (The Creek) - Brisbane's all-weather track for 70 years.
Colin O'Neill rode more than 500 winners and, during his peak in the late 1960s to 70s, was the darling of Brisbane race crowds. He was also the regular rider for the last of the great "creekers" in Red Seas.
Red Seas was the last of the great "creekers" winning all 15 of his races at Albion Park.