Supreme Jet – 2014 Capricornia Sale Graduate

A change of plans has fuelled just that – a change of plans for aptly maned 2014 Capricornia Yearling Sales (CYS) graduate Supreme Jet (ch g 2 Jet Spur-Navarro x Entrepreneur). Allow me to explain. Original plans were for Supreme Jet to enjoy a refreshing spell of some duration after what his Rockhampton trainer Mick […]

Bye Ferocity

Ferocity (AUS) 2002 (Lion Hunter-(Danehill) – Chiara x Last Tycoon), a stallion whose stock are very popular with Central Queensland buyers, has been sold to overseas interests. Ferocity was bred at Oaklands Stud, Umbiram and following his retirement from racing he was based there proving a regular source of winners. A product of the ill […]

Our Boy Houdini by Dutch Harry

Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sales (CYS), the outlet from where so many top- class racehorses have been acquired, seemingly has unearthed another potential top liner in last weeks Callaghan Park winner Our Boy Houdini. A striking individual, Our Boy Houdini (b g 2 Dutch Harry-Madame Gigi x Sequalo) was super impressive in winning on debut a […]

2016 Capricornia 2YO Classic First Acceptance Deadline

IMPORTANT NOTICE – 2016 CAPRICORNIA 2YO CLASSIC FIRST ACCEPTANCE DEADLINE.   Buyers of yearlings from the recent Capricornia Yearling Sale be aware that first acceptances for the $100,000 2016 2YO Classic (1200m) to be run at Callaghan Park, Rockhampton close on Friday, May 8, 2015.   The $990 (Inc GST) first acceptance fee payment must […]

Capricornia Yearling Sale Unearths Potential Top Liner

Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale (CYS), the despatch point of so many gifted young racehorses may have unearthed another potential top liner in last Friday’s Mackay winner Wicked Crime. Wicked Crime (b g c 2 Wicked Style (USA)-No More Crime) demonstrated courage personified to defeat Craiglea Altise in the $30,000 QTIS Plate (1200m). Ridden for the […]

2015 Capricornia Yearling Sale Results

2015 Capricornia Yearling Sale Results

Central Queensland Thoroughbreds Triumph

The strength and confidence in the thoroughbred racing industry in Central Queensland was highlighted by triumph both on the racetrack and in the sale ring venue in Rockhampton last weekend. Sunday’s Central Queensland Thoroughbred Breeders Capricornia Yearlings Sales (CYS) at the Rockampton Showground, records tumbled as gross sales almost broke the magical $1M. Some 75 […]

Laurel Glen Enthusiasm

Marketing, self belief and enthusiasm in the product being offered is the vital prerequisite for any successful commercial operation. In a bold new era cultivated by exciting times ahead where racing young horses makes good business sense, Laurel Glen Equine Centre, Alton Downs’ stud Master/principal is a leader in this field. Kerrod Smyth virtually lives, […]

Oaklands Stud Quality for Capricornia Yearling Sale

The name Oaklands Stud is synonymous with the breeding of quality horses that have progressed to greatness in the highest levels of Australian racing. In more recent years the outstanding galloper and Australian Derby winner Shoot Out, a five times Gr 1 winner has done Oaklands proud. Oaklands Stud principal Neville Stewart acquired Shoot Out’s […]