May 2023

May 3, 2023
Blue Gum Farm to stand Sejardan and Flying Artie in 2023

Flying Artie will stand at Blue Gum this season (Newgate) Blue Gum Farm’s new owners further signalled their intent to become major players in the stallion market by announcing that Group 2-winning juvenile Sejardan (Sebring) will join the Victorian farm’s roster in 2023, where he will stand for an introductory fee of $13,750 (inc GST).  The son of Sebring (More Than Ready) will stand at Trilogy Racing’s Jason and Mel Stenning and Sean and Cathy Dingwall’s property alongside Flying Artie (Artie Schiller), who will command a fee of $16,500 (inc GST) in his first year at the stud, having previously stood at Newgate...

May 3, 2023
Woodside releases five-strong roster

Shalaa will headline the 2023 Woodside roster (Racing Photos) Eddie Hirsch’s Woodside Park Stud, just days after completing a deal for Shalaa (Invincible Spirit) to relocate to the Victorian farm, has confirmed a roster of five for 2023. The former Arrowfield Stud stallion Shalaa, who will stand for $22,000 (all fees inc GST), will stand alongside the “underrated” Foxwedge (Fastnet Rock) ($11,000), The Quokka (1200m) winner Overpass’s sire Vancouver (Medaglia D’Oro) ($11,000) and Rich Enuff (Written Tycoon), a consistent sire whose fee has increased to $11,000. The Juddmonte-bred stakes winner Delaware, by champion racehorse and sire Frankel (Galileo), will stand for a...

May 3, 2023
Platinum Thoroughbreds Victoria announce three exciting new additions

Palentino to stand at Platinum Thoroughbreds (Racing Photos)Palentino ridden by Mark Zahra wins the Incognitus Blamey Stakes at Flemington Racecourse on March 18, 2017 in Flemington, Australia. (John Donegan/Racing Photos) Platinum Thoroughbreds are pleased to announce three exciting additions to their 2023 roster – sons of Teofilo, Snitzel and Pierro to join the well credentialled Invincible Spirit line horse Scorpz at the Seymour stud.  The dual Gr.1 winner Palentino, the Gr.3 Vain Stakes winner Jukebox and the Gr.3 TL Baillieu Handicap winner Bellevue Hill will all stand at Platinum with the latter two being new to Victoria. “We are delighted to welcome such a nice...

May 3, 2023
2023 Rosemont Stallion Roster

Shamus Award will stand for $60,500 (Rosemont)   Rosemont Stud are proud to present our stallion roster for the 2023 season. In a period where the industry is seeing significant market growth at the very top end yet clear evidence of cooling in the middle – we are certainly conscious of just how important ‘value’ is to the astute breeder. With many recent announcements of service fee increases, we present a roster of fees that reflect the current nature of the market and one that we feel offers breeders genuine appeal & financial upside. The spectacular rise of SHAMUS AWARD – an...