Sweet Success with Hi Sugar

Hi Sugar – how sweet you are! It’s fair to say that’s the expression Rockhampton trainer Darryl Johnston would be using about his race mare of that name after she won two races in the space of four days earlier this week. After winning a BM 0-55 Handicap (1000m) at Emerald last Saturday, Hi Sugar […]

Brook’s Pleasure sets aim for the Capricornia Sales 2YO Classic

The effortless win on debut in Rockhampton last Friday (February 16) of debutante Hinchinbrook filly Brook’s Pleasure has created another wonderful chapter in the history of Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale. It is uncanny how year in and year out the sale, where yearling numbers average around just 100, can be the launching pad of an […]

Preparations well underway for 2018 Capricornia Yearling Sales Carnival

It seems the early hype building towards this year’s Capricornia Yearling Sales Carnival in Rockhampton in April complements the importance of the event. Accordingly, preparations are well advanced for the 2018 Capricornia Yearling Sales which are to be held at the Robert Schwarten Pavilion at the Rockhampton Showgrounds on Sunday, April 8. The sale, which […]

2018 Sale Catalogue is Online

View the Catalogue online:     Catalogues are still available in paper form, please contact Jeff Leaver- 0427 229 033 or email sales@cqtba.com to arrange your copy.  

2018 Capricorn Yearling Sale Set to Break Records

This year’s Capricornia Yearling Sale (CYS) scheduled for April 8 in Rockhampton is set to break records on a number of fronts. This was announced yesterday TUESDAY by the sale’s convenor Jeff Leaver who was delighted with the close-off entry of 112 thoroughbred yearlings from leading nurseries (studs) throughout Queensland. The number is a pleasing […]

2017 Sale Graduates Set to Race in Rockhampton Tomorrow

As the winners keep rolling-in for Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sales (CYS), more graduates are likely to etch their name on the honour list after racing at Rockhampton’s Callaghan park racecourse tomorrow. The Rockhampton Jockey Club will stage a seven event TAB card which is highlighted by the return to racing of the Breeders Plate winner […]

Five CYS Graduate Winners Spark Interest in 2018 Sale

Interest is intensifying in this year’s Rockhampton based Capricornia Yearling Sale (CYS) and little wonder after previous editions produced five race winners at consecutive TAB race meetings in Queensland last week. The 2018 CYS will be held at the Robert Schwarten Pavilion at the Rockhampton Showgrounds on Sunday, April 8. It culminates after two first […]

2018 Capricornia Yearling Sale Nomination Form

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Capricornia Yearling Sale.  Nominations open to QTIS Registered and Non-QTIS Registered Horses. Nomination Fee: $1,320 (inc GST) per horse and includes $330 (inc GST) 2YO CYS Race Nomination Fee Nominations Close: Friday 8th December 2017     Download 2018 Nomination Form   Please return completed forms to: Central […]

Two-Year-Old Racing Season Starts with a Quinella for Capricornia Yearling Sale Graduates

Next year’s Capricornia Yearling Sale (CYS) scheduled for Sunday, April 8 received a timely boost from the result of last Friday’s opening race of the season for two-year-old’s in Rockhampton. That came about in the $42,000 C & G QTIS Breeder’s Plate (1050m) won by Sidereus gelding Ruby Georgie who defeated Red Element youngster Hot […]