The 2018 Sydney Spring Carnival, which will run from 8 September to 13 October 2018, will now offer more than $25.5 million in stakes. Simply incredible! Run over six meetings the Carnival comprises:

  • Run to the Rose Day: 8 September, Rosehill Gardens
  • Colgate Optic White Stakes Day: 15 September, Royal Randwick
  • De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose Day: 22 September, Rosehill Gardens
  • TAB Epsom Day: 29 September, Royal Randwick
  • Spring Champion Stakes Day: 6 October, Royal Randwick
  • The Everest Day: 13 October, Royal Randwick
  • The Everest will once again highlight the Sydney Spring Carnival. The Everest race meeting, to be held on 13 October 2018, will now become Australia’s richest raceday, featuring the world’s richest race on turf – the $13 million The Everest.

    Prior to the Carnival the Association’s flagship event, Racing’s Night of Champions, will take place on 16 August 2018. What a great night this is! Take my tip and book your seat early to this wonderful event. Further details regarding Racing’s Night of Champions appears later in the newsletter.

    I am very pleased to advise members of the addition of Mr Peter Quirk to the NSWROA Committee and welcome him to his new role. Peter is featured in the “A Quick Word With” column in the newsletter this month.

    The Australian Turf Club has advised the Association that from 1 August 2018 there will be a small increase to daily Track Fees at ATC training tracks as well as advising of no change to some other fees. Daily Track Fees at all ATC training centres will increase by 0.50c to $5.00 ex GST and this is the first rise in this area for four years.

    For your information, daily Track Fees are generally charged by Trainers directly to owners as a separate amount to their daily Training fee. It should be noted that there will be no change to the ATC’s daily stable rent charges, nor any change to the Rosehill Gardens Waste Levy, which is generally absorbed in Trainers daily training fee.

    The Association greatly values our close working relationship with the ATC as we strive to keep costs as low as possible for all owners.

    I, like all in the industry, was greatly saddened to hear of the recent passing of former NSWROA President and Life Member, Mr Noel Bracks – our Executive Officer has written a tribute which appears later in the newsletter.

    And in closing, I look forward to welcoming members to our Raceday Function at Rosehill Gardens on 28 July 2018 – the last meeting for the 2017-2018 metropolitan season – to help us celebrate the year that was.


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    The purpose of the “A Quick Word with ….” column is to introduce the readership to the Committee, Life Members and other members of the Association.

    Recently the Association was delighted to welcome Peter Quirk as a member of the NSWROA Committee and in this issue of the newsletter we shine the spotlight onto our newest Committee Member.

    1. Firstly, congratulations Peter on your appointment to the NSWROA Committee.
    A. Thank you, Sharon. It’s an honor to be appointed.
    2. Peter, what was your “introduction” into the racing industry?
    A. I come from a racing family. My grandfather was the secretary of the Narrabri Jockey Club and my father, Max, was a rails bookmaker in Sydney before he retired, so I can’t ever remember when racing was not a feature in my life!
    3. Why did you decide to become a racehorse owner?
    A. I was never going to be a bookmaker, but I shared my father’s interest in form and punting, so for me to be more involved, buying a horse was the logical choice.
    4. How many horses do you currently race?
    A. I currently have shares in 6 horses that are spread between Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, with the majority trained in Sydney.
    5. Which has been the “best” horse you have owned?
    A. Best thrill would have been ‘Commitment’ gaining a start in the King George V Stakes at Royal Ascot in 2012. Best horse to date would be ‘Libran’ who was runner up in the 2016 Sydney Cup and earned prize money in the 2018 Melbourne Cup.
    6. Who has been the “best” horse you have seen?
    A. Kingston Town! Winx would run a close 2nd!
    7. What has been your most memorable moment on a racecourse?
    A. My best moments on the racecourse are usually associated with big wins on the punt, so ‘Americain’ and ‘Dunaden’ winning the Melbourne Cup are up there. Most memorable would be backing ‘Glastonbury’ which came out and won the 1994 Metropolitan at 100/1 after having come last in the Colin Stephen at its previous start!
    8. What is your “vision” for the industry?
    A. The obvious goals are to increase racehorse ownership, which should be increasingly achievable as there are many cost-effective options to become an owner. The other important matter is try and rebuild on course attendance and support the positive initiatives of Racing NSW and the ATC.




    It is with great sadness that the NSW Racehorse Owners Association (NSWROA) advises of the passing of former President and Life Member, Mr Noel Bracks.

    There are not sufficient words to describe our sorrow.

    On behalf of the NSWROA Committee and our members, we extend our deepest sympathy to the Bracks family.

    A solicitor by trade, Noel’s interests were many and varied but there was no denying his love for the racing industry. His drive and determination to see thru projects was legendary at the Australian Jockey Club, the NSW Thoroughbred Racing Board and the NSW Racehorse Owners Association.

    I first met Noel over twenty years ago whilst at Thoroughbred Breeders NSW and to say he made a lasting impression on me would be an understatement. When I moved to NSWROA (whose offices were “housed” with Noel Bracks and Co) some ten years ago, I was greeted and welcomed like a long lost friend and our friendship and respect for each other grew as the years progressed. He was always available whatever the time and for whatever task was involved and was of great assistance to me in my role at NSWROA.

    He was a man of his word who was always interested in hearing what others had to say, not necessarily agreeing, but always listening.

    He was a true devotee of the thoroughbred industry and racing has indeed lost one of its finest. He will be sorely missed by all but none more than myself.

    May he rest in peace.

    Sharon Hunt
    Executive Officer




    Bookings are now closing for our raceday function at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday, 28 July 2018.

    The function will take place in the Marscay Room on Level 3 of the J R Fleming Stand.

    The package for the day, which is priced at $135.00 per person (GST inclusive) includes general admission to the track, a sumptuous buffet luncheon and beverage package, afternoon tea and race book.

    If you are interested in attending, click here for a booking form.




    The countdown is on for the Association’s flagship event Racing’s Night of Champions which will be held on Thursday 16 August 2018 at the home of racing, Royal Randwick, and you’re invited.

    Themed as “Celebrating The Best” it is a night of glitz and glamour which honours the achievements of both horses and their humans.

    This year the Association is proud to again be supporting the Prince of Wales Hospital Foundation (POWHF), as our charity of choice at Racing’s Night of Champions, who as you are aware, uses the funds raised most productively.

    To assist with our “celebration” we have enlisted one of Australia’s finest young singers, Harrison Craig, as our feature performer for the night.

    Few will ever forget the tale of a young Harrison who took to singing to remedy his stutter. Such was his success with his new vocation that he won the second series of The Voice Australia in 2013.

    Since then Harrison has set records on the ARIA charts with two albums. His first album, More Than a Dream achieved platinum status and Harrison played to sold out shows on a national tour spanning five months. His second album L.O.V.E. achieved gold status and remained in the top 10 album charts for six weeks. His third and current album is entitled Kings of Vegas which pays homage to some of the iconic artists from that 1950s era, such as, The Rat Pack, Nat King Cole, Elvis Presley & Frankie Valli.

    Harrison has been most fortunate to have worked with the likes of Seal, David Foster, Baz Luhrmann, songwriter Diane Warren, Barry Gibb and Olivia Newton-John. His unique tone and crooning style sets him apart in his genre and walking in the footsteps of the giants before him.

    During the evening both a Monster and Silent Auction will be conducted. Without giving too much away about the items available on the night, hereunder is a “sneak peek” at some of the marvellous items that will feature in the Auctions:

    • Luxury All The Way
      Kindly donated by Emirates
      This exceptional prize is for two people flying Business Class on the magnificent A380 to Europe, on Emirates, the multi award-winning airline, internationally acclaimed for its superb level of inflight service. Experience unrivalled comfort with fully-flat seat beds, socialise in the onboard bar and lounge, the world’s most spacious and stylish bar at 40,000ft available on all A380 aircraft. Lose yourself in the Emirates ice entertainment system with up to 3,500 channels of on-demand entertainment including over 200 movies from around the world, 100 TV channels, live sport, and free wi-fi, dine on multi-course gourmet cuisine and enjoy a generous baggage allowance. Including Limousine chauffeur drive. Be sure that you do not miss out on the opportunity to fly in luxury from Sydney to one of Emirates 41 European destinations of your choice. T&Cs apply including not valid for travel between 10 December 2018 to 15 January 2019.

    • A Sparkling Affair
      Kindly donated by Australian Jewellery Liquidators
      Glitz, Glamour, Gatsby! This matching art deco 18ct white diamond set exudes elegance. The ring featuring fourteen baguette cut diamonds and thirty brilliant cut diamonds, totals 1.1 Carats. This stunning piece is accompanied by matching 18ct white gold earrings, featuring 24 baguette cut diamonds and 28 brilliant cut diamonds with a total of 1.04 Carats. This spectacular art deco diamond set is a great way to spoil that special lady in your life. Stamped and certified with certification supplied (valued at $10,000).

    • Mattisse’s Muse
      Kindly donated by Chase Gallery
      This stunning Black and white etching from Matisse's “Cinquante Dessins” portfolio is called The Portrait of a Woman. Signed in the plate from a limited edition of 1,000. This piece is almost a century old and in pristine condition. The portfolio, containing 50 portraits of women was a study of the female form and spirit. Henri Matisse was a French artist, known for both his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. (Approx. 60 x 50cm framed, Valued at $7,000).

    • The Roman Horse by Salvador Dali
      Kindly donated by Chase Gallery
      Salvador Dali’s striking 1983 Colour lithograph from his famous "Les Chevaux de Dali" portfolio is a must-have for any avid equine lover. Dali returned time and again to the horse theme throughout his long career. Their beauty of line and form, and the natural symbolism of raw animal power and elegance were natural attractions for him. Dali considered this unique animal a perfect launching point for his prodigious imagination. This spectacular masterpiece awaits a place to call home! (Approx. 70 x 50cm framed, Valued at 6,600).

    • Aussie Glamping
      Kindly donated by Paperbark Camp
      Relax, Revive, Rejuvenate! Explore the beautiful white sand beaches and pristine waters of Jervis Bay with this 2 night mid-week escape at Paperbark Camp, a peaceful bush retreat just 2.5 hrs south of Sydney. Renowned for its simple, pared-back style, the tented accommodation, food and natural surrounds of Paperbark Camp are a welcome antidote for a hectic modern life. Treat yourself – you deserve it! (Valued at $1290).

    • The Ultimate Little Black Bag
      Kindly donated by Salvatore Ferragamo
      The must-have accessory for the 2018/19 Racing season – This Salvatore Ferragamo masterpiece is the ultimate little black bag. The Sofia black leather bag with woven silver leather detail, is a classic Italian, stylish piece which is the perfect accoutrement for all occasions. Spoil her this winter – give her a gift to treasure a lifetime! (Valued at $3,990).

    to name but a few.

    A raffle with exceptional prizes will also be conducted on the night and a “lucky door prize” awarded.

    As a small gesture to say thank you to members attending our flagship event, members who purchase tickets for 2018 Racing’s Night of Champions will go into a post event draw to win two FREE TICKETS to the 2019 Racing’s Night of Champions.

    If you haven’t already done so, reserve your place now at a truly fantastic night.

    See flyer hereunder for further details regarding the function.



    (L-R) POWHF Chairman George Kemp, Professor Kerri-Anne Rye,
    NSWROA Vice President & Secretary Tom O’Callaghan and Dr Sze-Yuan Ooi


    Members will be interested to know that funds raised from the 2017 Racing’s Night of Champions function are being directed to some wonderful medical projects.

    At a function in June 2018, a major portion of the funds raised from last year’s event were granted to Professor Kerri-Anne Rye, Deputy Head of the School of Medical Services, Dr Sze-Yuan Ooi, Medical Director of the Coronary Care Unit and Cardiac Rehabilitation and Associate Professor Shane Thomas, also of the School of Medical Sciences. Their research project title is “Reducing Future Events in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients by Improving HDL Function”. The aim is to define the time frame for restoration of the cardioprotective functions of HDLs in ACS patients, and how this relates to changes in the interactions of HDLs with MPO.

    NSWROA Committee Member Tom O’Callaghan once again represented the Association at the function and presented the award certificate to Professor Kerri-Anne Rye and Dr Sze-Yuan Ooi, the very grateful and worthy recipients.




    NSWROA member Graham Caves, who is also a volunteer member at the ATC Heritage Centre at Randwick, has provided the following review from the ATC Heritage Collection for our newsletter this month.


    We have not yet offered in this newsletter any oversight into the holdings in the ATC Heritage Collection on the greatest of them all – Phar Lap. Well, let’s remedy that here.

    Perhaps the most spectacular piece is the framed Pedigree Chart shown herewith. This gloriously ornate printed-by-hand chart has the signature “Compiled by R B Entwisle Forbes”. I cannot help you with whether Mr Entwisle came from Forbes or if he was Mr Entwisle Forbes, and nor can I help you with how the piece came to be in the ATC (AJC era) Collection.

    The detail on this radial pedigree chart is meticulous and traces Phar Lap’s pedigree back to the 1700s, through ten generations. You won’t be able to read that detail in a small image such as presented here but you can see the scope of the piece. It measures about 90 x 60 cms.

    Also recorded is Phar Lap’s complete racing career details.

    The compiler has used four images to illustrate the chart. Across the top, the three images are of Phar Lap winning the Melbourne Cup in 1930, the Agua Caliente Handicap in Mexico in 1932 and the King’s Plate in 1930 (it says King’s Cup but that is an error). At the bottom, the picture is of him winning the 1931 Craven plate in which he broke the Australian record for 1¼ miles.

    Also in the ATC Collection are paintings, drawings, photographs, books, racebooks and more pertaining to the great horse.



    Hereunder for the interest of members are some recent industry items:

    ATC Board Appoints Jamie Barkley as CEO
    The Australian Turf Club Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Barkley as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Turf Club. Mr Barkley is currently CEO of the Sydney Cricket Ground Trust, and has more than 24 years’ experience in sports administration and managing Club membership. Australian Turf Club Chairman Laurie Macri said “Our Board is delighted to welcome a CEO of the calibre and skill set of Jamie, who has left such a prestigious position with the SCG Trust to join the ATC.” Mr Barkley will commence his new role in early October. Mr Macri added: “The Board and I also acknowledge the fine work of James Heddo and Matt Galanos during their time as joint Acting CEOs.”

    Entries now open for Inglis Select Yearling Sales Series
    Following a record 2018 season both in and out of the sale ring, Inglis’ yearling attention has switched to next year when more horses will be sold on more days of auction as demand for top-quality yearlings continues to increase. $1Million worth of Breeder/Vendor bonuses are now offered on the Melbourne Premier Sale graduates into the Blue Diamond and the Sydney Classic Sale into the Golden Slipper. More than 2000 yearlings were sold through an Inglis Select Yearling Sale this year, at a market-leading treble of clearance rate (86.4%), overall average ($116,000) and overall median ($65,000). Inglis also sold the most yearlings in 2018 for $1m or more, most yearlings between $500,000-$1m, most yearlings between $250,000-$500,000 and most yearlings between $100,000-$250,000. Features of the 2019 Inglis Select Yearling Sales Series include:

    • A $500,000 Blue Diamond Bonus split equally between catalogued vendor and supplier if a yearling sold at the 2019 Melbourne Premier Sale wins the 2020 Blue Diamond Stakes.
    • A $500,000 Golden Slipper Bonus, split equally between catalogued vendor and supplier if a yearling sold at the 2019 Inglis Classic Sale wins the 2020 Golden Slipper Stakes.
    • A bumper four days of the Classic Yearling Sale to start sales season, featuring the Gold Riband session on opening night, which will take place at Riverside Stables following the inaugural $4m Inglis Race Day at Warwick Farm highlighted by the $2m Inglis Millennium for 2YOs.
    • A fully renovated Oaklands precinct which will host a revamped Premier Yearling Sale and a new-look, two-day Melbourne Gold Yearling Sale, formerly known as the VOBIS Gold Yearling Sale.

    Entries for the 2019 Inglis Select Yearling Sales Series close on Friday August 3. For further details visit the Inglis website at

    Planning Commences for All-Weather Synthetic Training Track at Royal Randwick
    The Australian Turf Club is continuing to build new infrastructure for Sydney racing with the first stages of planning under way on a new synthetic training surface at Royal Randwick. ATC and Racing NSW have begun due diligence on the planning and construction of the all-weather synthetic training track. Once complete, all four of Sydney’s racecourses – Warwick Farm, Rosehill Gardens, Canterbury Park and Royal Randwick – will have synthetic surfaces for use by all trainers across Sydney. ATC and Racing NSW are also preparing plans to begin a full renovation of the main sand training track at Royal Randwick. Both of the new projects will continue in close consultation with Royal Randwick trainers and the NSW Trainers Association.



    Update by Mark Brassel,
    Media, Communications & Website Content Manager, Racing NSW
    Picture: Steve Hart



    With only days to go (prior to print) the Godolphin conglomerate held first and second positions at the top of the BOBS leader board.

    Epidemic leads the battle with four BOBS bonus victories for a total of $78,750 in BOBS money, some $11,250 clear of stablemate Savatiano. Both horses are spelling so there will not be any advancement on those figures.

    Epidemic was a revelation in her brief three-start campaign, winning first-up at Rosehill Gardens (1100m) on 5 May before scoring a determined win over the same distance and course a fortnight later. Godolphin’s Darren Beadman told Racenet: “That was a tidy effort; she’s a talented little filly that’s all heart. “She’s blessed with a lot of ability and that style of racing really suits her. Coming off a fast tempo and finishing off late. “I think there’s a nice little race in store for her somewhere and hopefully we can get some black type.”

    Epidemic (Blake Shinn, blue) clings on to defeat Charlayne (Jay Ford) at Rosehill Gardens

    The black type arrived at Epidemic’s very next start when she captured the Listed Coughlan Stakes (1200m) at the Sunshine Coast on 2 June, when sent out at double-figure odds. The filly is out of former top racemare Mnemosyne who won two Group 1 races including the Queen of the Turf Stakes at Rosehill, ironically with Darren Beadman in the saddle.

    Savatiano also fared well winning both her starts in May at Scone (1300m) and at Royal Randwick (1200m). In her last run at Randwick prior to spelling, Josh Parr allowed the heavily-backed Savatiano to take up the running and was never headed, scoring by just under five lengths. Punters Intel showed what an impossible task the opposition faced as Savatiano sizzled home in 34.09 seconds for the final 600m, breaking 11 seconds (10.96 secs) for her last 200m. Those figures gave the filly's rivals zero chance of picking her up.


    Horse Sire Prize Money BOBS Wins
    SAVATIANOStreet Cry (Ire)$67,5004
    DIO D'OROMedaglia d'Oro (USA)$56,2503
    IN GOOD TIMETime Thief$56,2506
    SHE KNOWSDenman$56,2504
    UNFORGOTTENFastnet Rock$56,2503
    VICTOREMI Am Invincible$56,2503
    I AM EXCITEDSnitzel$45,0002



    A WINNER – there are no better words for an owner to hear! As members are aware, as part of our membership renewal process, NSWROA requested members to forward the names of their racehorses in order for us to acknowledge their racing triumphs in our publications.

    The listing under comprises wins recorded in New South Wales as well as Australian black type successes which are recorded in bold type.

    Accordingly, hereunder are the lucky NSWROA members who had winners in June 2018:




    D & Mrs K AckeryCanterburyMutarakem (GB)
    R J BaldingNowraShe's Magical
    R S BaldingCanterburyBraces
     NowraShe's Magical
    S BilichNewcastleLatin Light
     Port MacquarieFaustine
     RandwickHallelujah Boy (JPN)
    T Burke Tamworth (2)Cut The Mustard (2)
    J Camilleri CanberraLike A Shot
    A CardyCanberraLulu Raez
    A ChiswickCessnockLady Evelyn
    P J DugganRosehillManolo Blahniq (NZ)
    A Fitzgerald CanterburySweet Scandal
    HawkesburyKentucky Diva
    G FraserCanberraColizani
    D & Mrs M FrewBathurstAfrican Rainbow
     Kembla (2)Phabeni
     Sunshine CoastEpidemic
     Warwick FarmPopular
    Mrs S Grant CanberraLike A Shot
     RosehillSir Bacchus
    S Grant CanberraColizani
    CanterburySweet Scandal
    HawkesburyKentucky Diva
     KensingtonWide Spread Panic
    RosehillSir Bacchus
    G HarveyHawkesburyMusical Genius (NZ)
     SconeSovereign Eminence
    D HendersonRosehillGresham
    B J HudsonNarranderaAl Artois
    Ms L InghamKensingtonHigh Mist
     RandwickHigh Mist
    R KemisterKemblaBurden of Proof
    J KeoughGundagaiFashion Tip
    Mrs D KepitisKensingtonHigh Mist
     RandwickHigh Mist
    P & Mrs D KepitisMuswellbrookBochy
    G & Mrs D KolivosHawkesburyToroso
     RandwickPlot Twist (IRE)
    M & Mrs E KowalczukTareeJemily
    Laurel Oak Bloodstock Canberra (2)Colizani
     Like A Shot
    CanterburySweet Scandal
    HawkesburyKentucky Diva
    RosehillSir Bacchus
    R LeghNewcastleSporty
    R LloydHawkesburyKentucky Diva
    N MacdonaldCanterburySweet Scandal
    RosehillSir Bacchus
    B MackieWyongDual Escape
    K MaloneyDoombenGranny Red Shoes
     Sunshine CoastGranny Red Shoes
    J & Mrs A McDonnellWarwick FarmOnly Tiger (NZ)
     WyongOnly Tiger (NZ)
    B McGilvrayBathurstStone Cold
     KemblaStone Cold
    D McLeishRosehillChatelard (NZ)
    D & Mrs M McLeishKemblaAsterius
    J MiddletonRandwickBrook Magic
    L Mihalyka Canberra (2)Colizani
     Like A Shot
    CanterburySweet Scandal
    HawkesburyKentucky Diva
    RosehillSir Bacchus
    T Millard HawkesburyKentucky Diva
    N Moraitis, AMCanterburyFilomena's Grace
     NewcastleLa Pont
    W & Mrs R MulaRosehill (2)Toulouse (2)
    Dato Tan Chin NamWarwick FarmOnly Tiger (NZ)
    WyongOnly Tiger (NZ)
    M Naprta CanberraLike A Shot
    P NottageSapphire Coast (2)Jarrett
      Tsunami Alert
    D PayneRosehill (2)Toulouse (2)
    K PrykeCanterburyMutarakem (GB)
    D Ramage Warwick FarmOnly Tiger (NZ)
     WyongOnly Tiger (NZ)
    Ramsey Pastoral Pty LtdGoulburnTornado Gal
     HawkesburyTornado Gal
     MuswellbrookKnockout Gril
     RosehillTornado Gal
     SconeSure Shot Sheza
    C Reynolds CanberraLike A Shot
    P & Mrs R RichardsCanberraLike A Shot
    RosehillSir Bacchus
    Ms J RitchieRandwickHallelujah Boy (JPN)
     Warwick FarmOnly Tiger (NZ)
    WyongOnly Tiger (NZ)
    L Saville CanberraLike A Shot
    Miss C SmithCoonambleCrim
    Mrs M SmithNewcastleTonsor
    R ThomasCanterbury (2)Monsieur Sisu (2)
    N & Mrs A VassGoulburnPierino
    P WalkerQuirindiAnother Larga
    T & Mrs D Wallace, J & Miss H WallaceSconeMarathon
     WyongFinal Frontier
    M WhitbyCanterburyJen Rules
     MuswellbrookStill Undaunted
    J Wilson CanberraLike A Shot
    J WingroveSconeJack's Image

    Another feature in the Newsletter is the NSWROA Member’s Black Type Honour Roll which acknowledges the success of members in the black type arena.

    The Honour Roll for the 2017-2018 season is as follows:

    NSWROA Members
    2017/2018 Black Type Honour Roll
    Current to 30 June 2018

    Category Race Name Horse Owner
    G1ATC George Main StakesWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G1MVRC Moir StakesShe Will ReignG Bachell, M Field
    G1ATC Flight StakesAlizeeGodolphin
    G1VRC Turnbull StakesWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G1ATC Spring Champion StakesAce HighJ Cordina
    G1MVRC W S Cox PlateWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G1VRC Victoria DerbyAce HighJ Cordina
    G1VRC Darley ClassicRedzelJ N Allen
    G1WATC Kingston Town ClassicPounamuJ L Thompson
    G1MRC C F Orr StakesHartnell (GB)Godolphin
    G1VRC Australian GuineasGrunt (NZ)R Legh
    G1ATC Chipping Norton StakesWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G1ATC Randwick GuineasKementariGodolphin
    G1MVRC William Reid StakesHellbentA M Cardy
    G1ATC George Ryder StakesWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G1ATC Golden Slipper StakesEstijaabEmirates Park
    G1ATC Australian OaksUnforgottenP & Mrs P Tighe
    G1ATC Queen Elizabeth StakesWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G1ATC Queen of the Turf StakesAlizeeGodolphin
    G1BRC Kingsford-Smith CupImpendingGodolphin
    G2ATC Warwick StakesWinxP & Mrs P Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G2MRC P B Lawrence StakesHartnell (GB)Godolphin
    G2ATC Chelmsford StakesWinxP & Mrs T Tighe, Mrs D Kepitis
    G2ATC Theo Marks StakesDeployTorryburn Stud, K Maloney
    G2ATC Run To the RoseMenariG Altomonte
    G2ATC Tea Rose StakesAlizeeGodolphin
    G2ATC The ShortsRedzelJ N Allen
    G2ATC Roman Consul StakesViridineGodolphin
    G2MVRC Moonee Valley Fillies ClassicBanishGodolphin
    G2MRC Sandown GuineasVillermontR Legh
    G2WATC Ted Van Heemst StakesPounamuJ L Thompson
    G2ATC Light Fingers StakesAlizeeGodolphin
    G2ATC Hobartville StakesKementariGodolphin
    G2ATC Skyline StakesSantosEmirates Park
    G2ATC Reisling StakesEstijaabEmirates Park
    G2ATC Challenge StakesRedzelJ N Allen
    G2ATC Phar Lap StakesUnforgottenP & Mrs P Tighe
    G2BRC Victory StakesImpendingGodolphin
    G2BRC Champagne ClassicZousainR Pegum
    G3ATC Show County QualityDeployTorryburn Stud, K Maloney
    G3ATC Concorde StakesRedzelJ N Allen
    G3MRC The HeathVoodoo LadK Maloney
    G3NJC Spring StakesAstoriaGodolphin
    G3NJC Newcastle Gold CupBroadside (NZ)D & Mrs S Lilley, I & Mrs C Patrick
    G3NJC Tibbie StakesZanbaghO P Tait
    G3ATC Kingston Town StakesLibran (IRE)Highclere Thoroughbred Racing, Mrs S McGrath, P Quirk
    G3ATC Gloaming StakesAce HighJ Cordina
    G3MRC Thoroughbred Club StakesInvincible StarD & Mrs S Lilley
    G3MRC Northwood Plume StakesCool PassionJ & Mrs A McDonnell, Ms J Henning
    G3MRC Ladies Day VaseQuilateR & Mrs M Conway
    G3GRC Geelong CupVengeur Masque (IRE)R Legh
    G3WATC Asian Beau StakesPounamuJ L Thompson
    G3VRC Lexus StakesCismontane (NZ)D Lilley
    G3VRC Red Roses StakesJordaGodolphin
    G3VRC Queen Elizabeth StakesVengeur Masque (IRE)R Legh
    G3MRC Sandown StakesDollar for DollarR Legh
    G3ATC Summer CupMontaukM Whitby
    G3ATC Canonbury StakesPerformerP & Mrs P Tighe, D N Fuller
    G3ATC Widden StakesFiestaD Henderson
    G3ATC Eskimo Prince StakesKementariGodolphin
    G3VRC C S Hayes StakesGrunt (NZ)R Legh
    G3ATC Southern Cross StakesKaepernickMs J Ritchie
    G3ATC Triscay StakesFaraway TownMrs J Cook, Ms S Sproats, Mrs M Smith
    G3VRC Shaftesbury Avenue HcpNozomiGodolphin
    G3CRC Black Opal StakesEncryptionGodolphin
    G3ATC Sky High StakesAuvray (FR)China Horse Club Pty Ltd
    G3ATC Maurice McCarten StakesDothrakiG Harvey
    G3ATC Epona StakesThe PinnacleTorryburn Stud
    G3ATC Neville Sellwood StakesArbeitsamJ N Allen
    G3ATC Doncaster PreludeCellarmanD McLeish
    G3ATC Frank Packer PlateHigher GroundP & Mrs D Kepitis
    G3ATC J H B Carr StakesMoss TripJ N Allen
    G3ATC JRA PlateTallyGodolphin
    G3GCTC Ken Russell Memorial ClassicSesarJ & Mrs A McDonnell
    G3SAJC D C McKay StakesSprightly LassW & Mrs R Mula
    LRATC The RosebudMenariG Altomonte
    LRHRC Rowley MileArbeitsamJ N Allen
    LRWRC Wyong Gold CupDestiny's KissN Moraitis, AM
    LRATC Heritage StakesViridineGodolphin
    LRATC Breeders PlatePerformerP & Mrs P Tighe, D N Fuller
    LRATC Dulcify QualityAtaraxiaGodolphin
    LRATC Reginald Allen HandicapTorvillM & Mrs E Kowalczuk
    LRATC City Tattersalls Club CupDestiny's KissN Moraitis, AM
    LRVRC Century StakesBall of MuscleN Couper
    LRHRC Ladies Day CupDuca Valentinois(IRE)Godolphin
    LRATC CupBroadside (NZ)D & Mrs S Lilley, I & Mrs C Patrick
    LRBRC Gold Edition PlateWhypeeoK Maloney
    LRATC Christmas CupVassal (GB)D & Mrs K Ackery
    LRATC Christmas ClassicMusic Magnate (NZ)Ms D Dunn
    LRGRC Gosford Gold CupSinging (FR)D Ackery, P Linnegar
    LRATC Lonhro PlateSandbarN & Mrs A Vass
    LRCRC Canberra GuineasAssimilateChina Horse Club Racing Pty Ltd
    LRCRC Canberra CupAlmost Court (NZ)M Walcott
    LRBTC Princess StakesImproviseN & Mrs A Vass
    LRMRC Bel Esprit StakesSprightly LassW & Mrs R Mula
    LRBRC Mick Dittman PlateWhypeeoK Maloney
    LRBRC Gold Coast BraceletTorvillM & Mrs E Kowalczuk
    LRHRC Hawkesbury Gold RushGlenallRamsey Pastoral Pty Ltd
    LRMTC Wagga Wagga Gold CupLife Less Ordinary (IRE)R A Pegum, D & Mrs K Ackery
    LRGCTC Silk StockingAnatolaG Altomonte
    LRSRC Woodlands StakesPretty in PinkK Maloney
    LRSRC Luskin Star StakesOsborne BullsGodolphin
    LRBRC Bill Carter StakesEawaseChina Horse Club Racing Pty Ltd
    LRBRC Lord Mayor's CupDuca Valentinois(IRE)Godolphin
    LRATC W J McKell CupDestiny's KissN Moraitis, AM
    LRBRC Oxlade StakesGranny Red ShoesK Maloney
    LRBRC Helen Coughlan StakesEpidemicGodolphin
    LRBRC Winning Edge Presentations StakesGranny Red ShoesK Maloney
    RLSRC Inglis 3YO GuineasMoss TripJ N Allen

    What great results! Congratulations to all! Don’t forget to forward the names of your racehorses to the NSWROA office.



    Details of upcoming Showcase Meetings are as follows:

    First up is the Coffs Harbour Racing Jockey Club’s meeting on Thursday, 2 August 2018. This meeting features an eight race program with a BOBS Bonus available on all races. The highlight on the card is the Coffs Harbour Cup run over 1600 metres with $80,000 in prizemoney. For further details regarding this meeting visit the Coffs Harbour Racing Club’s website at

    The Tamworth Jockey Club will hold their Showcase Meeting on Friday, 10 August 2018. They also have an eight event card with each race carrying a BOBS Bonus. For further details regarding this meeting visit the Tamworth Jockey Club’s website at

    Sunday 19 August 2018 is the date for the Manning Valley Race Club’s (Taree) Showcase Meeting. The highlight of the eight event card is the Taree Cup run over 2000 metres with $80,000 in prizemoney. For further details regarding this meeting visit the Manning Valley Race Club’s website at



    Have your contact details changed? Perhaps a new postal or email address?

    If so, it would be greatly appreciated if you could contact the office in order for our records to be updated accordingly.

    Yours in Racing
    Ray McDowell
    18 July 2018


    NSW Racehorse Owners Association • GPO Box 1506, SYDNEY NSW 2001
    Ph: 9299 4299 • Fax: 9299 3212 • E: • W: