Peter Carrick’s Noorilim Park Thoroughbreds, nestled on the banks of the Goulburn River, is located in the heart of thoroughbred breeding country. Professionally managed by Sherah Sullivan, she is looking forward to a busy but rewarding season ahead. “We are ready for our biggest season to date, expecting around 40 foals. We have four healthy foals now on the ground, with a classy daughter of Tosen Stardom the first to [...]
Spearheaded by exciting G3 winner Liberty Beach in the northern hemisphere, Woodside Park Stud shuttler Cable Bay (Invincible Spirit) claimed his 15th first crop winner yesterday in excellent fashion. Courtesy of the promising 2YO Afficionado (Affolante by Whywhywhy), the filly’s maiden victory over 1400 metres at Deauville, was at only her third time of asking with a two and a half-length success over a quality field.
With the weather and stallions all playing their roles to perfection, Woodside Park Stud enjoyed a highly successful stallion parade on Saturday morning. James Price, the stud’s General Manager Commercial, was delighted with the day. “It was a fantastic turnout,” he said. “All of the clients who came along were blessed with absolutely beautiful weather. That’s not always the case here at this time of year, but today the sun [...]
Co-trainer Chris Meagher has confirmed that the lightly-raced daughter of Written Tycoon, Pippie has now earned her chance to prove her metal in stakes company following her impressive victory in the $75,000 MRC Foundation Supports Legacy Handicap over 1100m at Caulfield on Saturday. The four-year-old has remained unbeaten this preparation with a three-length, all the way victory over several highly spruiked fancies. Post-race Chris Meagher was delighted to see the [...]
They say teamwork is the key to success and Woodside Park Stud and the Victorian Equine Group are an outstanding example. Together they ensure the stallions, mares and foals all receive the highest level of veterinary expertise, excellent attention to detail and an outstanding commitment and dedication to care. Partners in the Victorian Equine Group include equine veterinarian Mick Whiteford. Specialising in racetrack and respiratory medicine, lameness and stud work, [...]
The foaling season has begun for long-term client of Woodside Park Stud, Mike and Kate Fleming’s Bhima Thoroughbreds as they welcomed their first foal on the ground, from Tosen Stardom’s (JPN) first crop. With only a few early arrivals on the ground so far for Tosen Stardom, Mike Fleming is confident that the dual G1 winning son of the recently departed Deep Impact (JPN), is already stamping his stock with quality. “She’s [...]
The Southern Hemisphere shareholders and UK partners of the promising first season sire Cable Bay, have agreed that the horse will travel to Australia for the 2019 breeding season. The stallion will depart on a flight from the UK on August 15 and will arrive at Woodside Park Stud’s Tylden-based farm on August 31. Cable Bay has shuttled for the past two years to Woodside Park Stud where he has covered [...]
At the beginning of the new racing season, Woodside Park Stud’s stallions Foxwedge and Written Tycoon have finished the 2018/19 season with a bang. Having recorded an impressive number of wins in the last week and month, they are both sitting inside the top four stallions by winners in the Southern Hemisphere. With Written Tycoon picking up his fourth Victorian Champion Stallion title at the North East Thoroughbred Breeding awards [...]