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

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

Quilly Park’s 2016 Matings

Feature image: Arrowfield Stud’s Panzer Division Quilly Park are expecting 7 foals on the ground later this year by some of Australia’s top stallions carefully chosen for their pedigrees in order to maximise the potential of our broodmares. AVIENUS Group 2 winning mare Avienus is currently in foal to Darley sire Street Boss (Street Cry x Blushing Ogygian). ‘Street Boss is the fastest son of Champion stallion Street […] Continue Reading

A strong win for Mystyko at the Sunshine Coast

Mystyko won at the Sunshine Coast over 1,200m yesterday by a length and three quarters from a field of 12. It was his first race since arriving in Queensland just a few weeks ago. Trainer, Trevor Rogers said, ‘Mystyko raced well, his sectionals in the last 400 and 200 were the best of the day for the same type of horse which looks great […] Continue Reading

Birdsville: Our adventure in the iconic Outback town

In the second part of our All Roads to Birdsville blog, we take you through our extended stay in the Outback town. When we woke on our first morning in Birdsville, we were blissfully unaware that some of the most testing times were yet to come for Team Quilly Park. Day Four – Birdsville and Simpson Desert Party Wednesday, August […] Continue Reading

Birdsville: Our teambuilding trip of a lifetime

Team Quilly Park were the first to sign up to Sharon Chapman’s All Roads to Birdsville as an extreme team building exercise. Here we give our account of the highs and the lows of our journey and our time in iconic Birdsville. Day One – Quilly Park to Peterborough Sunday, August 28th In the early hours of Sunday morning the […] Continue Reading

It’s All Roads to Birdsville for Team Quilly Park 

When Sharon Lee Chapman approached us with her plans to attract a convoy of teams to take to the Birdsville Track bound for the iconic Birdsville races, we gave it some serious thought. It occurred to us that we were being presented with the opportunity to take part in an extreme form of team building exercise.Pretty much overnight we made […] Continue Reading

Celebrating the stars of the 2015-16 Picnic season

The Victorian Picnic Racing Awards celebrates the stars of the 2015-16 season and gives the picnic racing community a chance to let their hair down in the off season. Photos courtesy of PicnicBet.com. 2015/16 Picnic Horse of the Year won by Freshwater Reset trained by Kevin Carrolan.   2015/16 Leading Rider – Picnic Jockey of the Year won by Reece Goodwin. […] Continue Reading