17:38 One million Australians are set to flow through polling booths every hour, as they cast their votes to choose their next Prime Minister.

17:34 A train carrying sulphuric acid has derailed in northwest Queensland.

16:53 Simon Mannering is captaining the Warriors in his 250th career appearance with regular skipper Ryan Hoffman struck down by a virus.

16:17 Barack Obama has authorised the release of figures indicating the US is responsible for the deaths of up to 116 civilians in drone strikes.

15:55 National's annual conference underway in Canterbury where MPs have been told not to become complacent as the party vies for a 4th term in govt in 2017

Fri, 02 Mar 2012

Auckland's big race day preparing for the big wet

Auckland horse racing boss Chris Weaver tells RadioLIVE's Marcus Lush he can only hope for the best in the face of a terrible weather forecast as the city prepares for it's big race week of the year. 2 March 2012.

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