Supre wins by 2 lengths at Murray Bridge

Supre (Avienus x High Chaparral) won by 2 lengths over 1,406m at Murray Bridge on May 16th. It was the 3-year-old’s first win from just two starts. She did everything wrong and still won by 2 lengths. I’d expect her to be a Group horse. She’s all class. Trainer, Paul Beshara Trainer, Paul Beshara said, ‘She’s a work in progress […] Continue Reading

Laughing Heir wins at Sandown

Quilly Park-bred gelding Laughing Heir finished a length and a half in front of Buena Veloz to win at Ladbrokes Park Hillside on May 9th over 1,800m. It’s the fourth win for the Street Boss x Pedigree Pays gelding and the second since he’s been in training with Kelvin Southey. Southey said, ‘We feel that he still has a bit […] Continue Reading

De Gaulle to stand at Bombora Downs

We are excited to announce that De Gaulle will stand at Mornington Peninsula’s Bombora Downs this season. Quilly Park’s Managing Director Richard Anderson said, ‘John [Pratt] and myself were looking at keeping De Gaulle privately but after Estijaab’s performance it has essentially given us the opportunity to commercialise our stallion.’ ‘We are delighted to take this opportunity to work with […] Continue Reading

Our Puissance filly attracts highest price at VOBIS

Of eight Puissance de Lune yearlings, our Varone filly achieved the highest bid of $25,000 at the VOBIS Gold Sale on Sunday, April 22nd. Our striking filly, one of just two Puissance de Lune greys, was purchased by Alisa Vermay for Empower Racing. The purchase price was more than double that of the next highest Puissance de Lune.   She’s […] Continue Reading

Stress-free weaning at Quilly Park

Quilly Park is a relaxed environment, this is reflected in our foals attitudes and response when the time comes for weaning. All horses have been handled as foals and taught to lead with their mothers. So, by the time they come in for weaning they are already used to being handled and already have a rapport with stud manager Angela […] Continue Reading

Estijaab’s Slipper win shines light on De Gaulle

When Estijaab overcame a wide barrier to win the $3.5 million Golden Slipper at Rosehill, she gave an enormous boost to De Gaulle’s pedigree. The John Hawkes trained filly won two of three lead-up starts before going on to win the world’s richest two-year-old race. Her success backs up our belief in the bloodline and makes us all the more […] Continue Reading

Lucky Cat joins racehorse string

Quilly Park are delighted to welcome three-year-old filly Lucky Cat to our string of racehorses. The Star Witness x Casual Friday  filly won her maiden at Bendigo in December 2017 over 1,100m. ‘The horse is aptly named as we were lucky enough to get her!’ said Richard Anderson.   We can build on the foundations already laid by Darren Weir. She […] Continue Reading

Strong win for Mystyko at Racing.com Park

Mystyko won over 1,200m at Pakenham on Friday, March 23rd. The strong win for our home-bred Plan the Peace gelding by Sakhee’s Secret comes off the back of a successful campaign at the Picnics. The strategy of taking him to the picnics might be a blessing in disguise. It gave him enormous confidence. The patience that Trevor has taken with […] Continue Reading

Success off the track for Nikinov

Kirra Burke purchased Nikinov 2 years ago upon arriving home after spending 6 months in Germany. Nikinov is by Ustinov ex Lady in Waiting, he raced in Quilly Park’s colours until the end of his racing career in November 2014. Kirra said, ‘I looked at a few other off the tracks before Nikko but as soon as I sat on […] Continue Reading

Avienus’ filly Supre wins first trial

Avienus’ High Chaparral filly Supre won her 3-year-old maiden trial at Morphettville on February 22nd over 1,000m. The QP-bred filly is trained by Paul Beshara and owned by Alpara Lodge. ‘High Chaparral’s can be very highly strung. We’ve taken our time with her and everything is going to plan so we couldn’t be happier.’ Trainer, Paul Beshara ‘We’ve had Supre […] Continue Reading