Warren brown visits melbourne museum where the legendary phar lap – or at red horse won our hearts and the circumstances around his mysterious death.
The story of phar lap has all the drama of a soap opera, a murder mystery and an episode of the sopranos, all rolled into one let's start with.
Introduction the awkward looking horse known as phar lap which was bought for £168 in 1926, ended up changing the history of racing in australia, winning.
And even now, 85 years after his death, the memory of that day still lingers phar lap is an australian hero not only due to his unparalleled.
An essay about phar lap beautifully written by john reismiller, hosted at art by after phar lap's death his heart was donated to the now national museum in.