A big race jockey, Barry Stein was associated with many of the stars of the 1960s and 1970s. His best win was the AJC Doncaster on the great miler Dalrello but he also had great success in features in Queensland and NSW country areas.
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Jim Griffiths had a majestic record as a trainer but it would have been even better had he not had an aversion to flying. It meant he often lost some of his better horses to the south.
Kerry Smith was a lightweight jockey who rode with great success for 35 years in Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Some of his best wins include the Stradbroke Handicap and QTC Guineas.
Regarded by many as one of the best apprentices to ride in Queensland, Merv Wrigley rode well over 100 winners before his 17th birthday.
Tony Erhart is regarded as a great rider of two-year-olds and is still in the saddle after a career spanning 40 years.