From Precocious Foals to Remarkable 2YO types…


          the Rothesay’s are on the cusp of the First Season Sire’s wave.   Standing at one of the state’s premier thoroughbred farms in Glenlogan Park, Rothesay is a sire that has always had an enormous boom on him and, with his oldest progeny turning 2YO’s since August the 1st this […]

The QTIS Improvements – Explained

    As of August 1, 2015:–  * -  100% of 2YO and 3YO races conducted within Qld will carry QTIS bonuses. * – QTIS will be expanded to include 4YO’s in nominated and selected races right across the state. * – Breeders will receive an equivalent of 6 per cent of the winner’s QTIS bonus for […]

Slattery retires from thoroughbred breeding

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FORMER Rockhampton Jockey Club executive manager Bruce Slattery has decided to “call time” on his thoroughbred breeding interests.

2014 CQTBA Stallion Tender closes this Friday

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THOROUGHBRED breeders are reminded that the 2014 CQTBA Stallion Tender closes this Friday (July 25).

Yearling colt laps up attention from the ladies

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SOME members of a “Women in Racing” group got their first pat of a horse they’ll race together during a Picnic At The Park afternoon tea on Saturday.

Time running out to get 2014 Stallion Tender submissions in

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THOROUGHBRED breeders are reminded that submissions for the 2014 CQTBA Stallion Tender close on Friday, July 25.

Rich Reward breaks through


REAL Saga filly Rich Reward became the latest Capricornia Yearling Sale graduate to land in the winner’s circle yesterday.

Dodge The Grey posts another win

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WONDERFUL World three-year-old Dodge The Grey continues to be a good money-spinner for connections posting another win at Mackay yesterday.

Playtime wins Mackay Newmarket

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BARCALDINE trainer Todd Austin claimed today’s $50,000 Mackay Newmarket Open Handicap (1300m) when race favourite Playtime chimed in with her customary late burst to run down outsider Baqaba.