Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.



Juveniles face distance test in Byerley

A bunch of two-year-olds are set to face a distance test late in their juvenile season in the Byerley Handicap at Flemington.

Plenty of interest in Mystery Shot
A tilt at the $5 million All Star Mile (1600m) could be enough for connections of unbeaten Mystery Shot (Shooting To Win) to fend off multi-million dollar offers from Hong Kong.

Cup dream alive for Snowdens and Carif

Peter and Paul Snowden have made headlines with their juveniles this season, laying the foundations for their young team to shine in the spring.

Bell chasing Everest start for Jungle Edge

Cranbourne trainer Mick Bell says he would love to give Jungle Edge the opportunity to run in The Everest in Sydney.

Oceanex starts build-up to Melbourne Cup

Having locked away a start, Oceanex (NZ) (Ocean Park) has commenced a long, slow build-up towards the Melbourne Cup.

Harlech arrives in Melbourne for spring

Trainer Mike Moroney's Melbourne team for the spring has been bolstered by the arrival of Group Two winner Harlech from New Zealand.

Melbourne Gold yearlings and Godolphin mares headline launch of July (Early) catalogue

An impressive Inglis Digital catalogue of 570 lots headlined by Melbourne Gold yearlings and 41 Godolphin mares has opened for bidding this afternoon, presenting another extraordinary opportunity for buyers.

Entries Open for Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale

Entries are now open for the 2020 edition of the most popular breeze up style auction in Australasia, the Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale.

O'Brien celebrates

Lauriston Thoroughbred Farm’s James O’Brien has had a week like no other, but today it ended in the best way possible as a Not A Single Doubt filly he offered topped the Australian Weanling Sale.

Middlebrook colt Exceeds expectations to top Day 1 of Australian Weanling Sale

An emotional Verna Metcalfe of Middlebrook Valley Lodge celebrated “an awesome result’’ as an Exceed And Excel colt she offered for long-time client Kate Gadsby topped Day 1 of the Australian Weanling Sale at Riverside.

Gooree Park Stud Reduction for National Sale

Gooree Park Stud will present an almost 40 lot draft across the National Broodmare, Yearling and Racehorse Sale with race fillies to kick away the action on July 20.