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Injured NSW jockey report - latest update on Melanie Bolwell
11 May 2017 | ThoroughbredNEWS News Desk 

Racing NSW has advised of the following update on injured NSW jockey Melanie Bolwell resulting from a from race fall at Warialda on Saturday, 8th April 2017.

Update at 4pm on Thursday, 11th May 2017 - Melanie's father Jason has advised Doctors have cleared Melanie to fly home on commercial flight provided she is accompanied by a carer which will be her mother Narelle. This now paves the way for Melanie to be relocated from the Gold Coast to Liverpool Hospital when a bed becomes available. The current waiting time for a bed is less than 2 weeks.

Update at 11am on Thursday, 4th May 2017 -  Melanie's father Jason has advised Melanie is now attending the gym, is able to walk and talk freely but has no short term memory. Doctors have said Melanie's recovery will take time and they will transfer her to a Sydney rehab centre when a bed becomes available. Racing NSW's Dr David Duckworth will assist with the transfer.
 
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