Local Winner in the Magic Millions!

Houtzen wins Saturday's $2 million Race

Local Winner in the Magic Millions!

Husband and wife team, Darren and Noelle Halpin are celebrating today after their horse, Houtzen won the $2 million Magic Millions 2 yr Classic on Saturday on the Gold Coast. 

For co-owner, Darren it meant a $105,000 win but as far as cash winnings go, his wife Noelle had even better luck.

Her horse, 'Real Princess' was the first female-owned horse to cross the finishing post in the same race winning her a $350,000 cash bonus as part of a 'Women in Racing' promotion. 

Houtzen now has a real chance and goes in favourite of winning the upcoming Golden Slipper

Cairns 99.5 Triple M's Mark and Juanita spoke with Darren about the remarkable win!