Estijaab was crowned the season’s Champion Two-Year-Old at the Australian Horse of the Year awards ceremony in Melbourne on Thursday, October 4th. We were over the moon the way she came and won that race, it was just a wonderful feeling. Any award gives you a great thrill and this is one of them. Emirates Park director Shalabh Sahu quoted […] Continue Reading

Feature image: Sun Stud’s Palentino  Quilly Park are expecting 10 foals on the ground later this year. The stallions were handpicked for our broodmares by pedigree expert Diane Neylon. AVIENUS Our Group 2 winning mare Avienus is in foal to dual Group 1 winner and first season sire Palentino. We are excited by this mating with Sun Stud’s fast miler from the […] Continue Reading

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

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

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

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