Brooker Park and Quilly Park partner to stand first season sire De Gaulle

Featured image: De Gaulle as a yearling Quilly Park and Gippsland’s Brooker Park are proud to be working in partnership this season. Their purchase of speed stallion De Gaulle (Exceed and Excel) marks Quilly Park’s first venture into stallion ownership. ‘De Gaulle provides an exciting and affordable option for the breed-to-race breeder.’ Richard Anderson, Quilly Park De Gaulle arrived at […] Continue Reading

A second win at Sunshine Coast for Ad Finem

Ad Finem (Fastnet Rock x Quilly Park’s Avienus) won his second race, a handicap over 1,400m on Sunday October 15th at the Sunshine Coast Turf Club. The race was unusual in that no one wanted to take the lead so the pace was incredibly slow. Playing back the video you’ll hear the commentator saying ‘They are walking in front here’ […] Continue Reading

Laughing Heir clocks up third win at Geelong

Quilly Park-bred gelding Laughing Heir clocked up a third win at Geelong on October 4th over 1540m. After Tasmania trainer Paul Maher decided to campaign him in Victoria, the Street Boss x Pedigree Pays gelding is now trained by Mornington-based Kelvin Southey. ‘He’s very promising, I think he’ll go a long way once he learns his craft a bit more.’ […] Continue Reading

Second win for QP-bred Laughing Heir

Quilly Park-bred Laughing Heir won for the second time at Benalla on September 4th over 1106m. The Street Boss x Pedigree Pays gelding is trained by Tasmania-based Paul Maher. Laughing Heir has now had 3 starts for 2 wins and will only improve with more racing. After being slow away and getting back to last with the big weight of […] Continue Reading

Quilly Park partner with Yea Racing Club

Quilly Park are delighted to have entered into partnership with Yea Racing Club for the 2017-18 season. Our association with the Victorian Picnic Racing club began during the 2016-17 season. We had such a good experience we have decided to consolidate our relationship and sponsor this season’s leading trainer and jockey awards. Quilly Park, Yea Racing Club and Yea St […] Continue Reading

The new life of Brian

Former Champion Jumps Jockey Brian Constable’s whole life changed when he lost his leg to septicemia last year. Taking an entirely new direction, Brian is now focused on the road to the Paralympics. Quilly Park are proud to support him in his quest as an active sponsor. Last week, Brian was interviewed by RSN’s Felgate for Racing Pulse’s Open Mic. […] Continue Reading

Our Fastnet Rock x Avienus sells well at Magic Millions Yearling Sale

Quilly Park’s Fastnet Rock x Avienus colt sold well at the Magic Millions National Yearling Sale to Hong Kong-based agent Apollo Ng Shung for $90,000. Our colt was one of just 40 BOBS eligible yearlings catalogued at the Sale. We are grateful to Coolmore Australia for preparing him so well and ensuring that he attracted a lot of interest in the lead up to the […] Continue Reading

QP bred Laughing Heir wins at Launceston first time out

Laughing Heir won first time out over 1200m at Launceston yesterday from a 14-strong field. The Street Boss x Pedigree Pays gelding was bred at Quilly Park. ‘When we bought Laughing Heir 12 months ago, our client took him on knowing that he’d take a bit of time. He was difficult to start with but once he started to understand what was […] Continue Reading

Our Street Boss x Cait Colleen colt to race in QP colours

Our Street Boss x Cait Colleen colt passed in at $36k at the Inglis’ VOBIS Gold Sales on April 23rd. His reserve was $40k so we decided to keep him to race in the Quilly Park colours. The colt is eligible for the VOBIS Gold incentive scheme so we’ll be looking to target the Premier Race Series with him.   […] Continue Reading

Fastnet Rock x Avienus colt begins sales prep at Coolmore

Avienus’ Fastnet Rock colt is due to be offered for sale under the Coolmore draft at the Magic Millions National Sales on the Gold Coast  held from June 6th to 8th. Coolmore’s Sebastian Hutch kindly gave us an update as he began his preparation. The Fastnet Rock x Avienus colt began his preparation for the sale earlier this month and the objective is […] Continue Reading