There are almost daily inspections of Group 1 sprinter Star Turn at Vinery Stud which will hold him in good stead when he joins the roster for the annual morning Stallion Parades in late August.
The Team Hawkes-trained colt proved himself against his age and all comers this season and is proving popular with breeders at a $22,000 service fee.
The parades are scheduled for Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August at 9.ooam preceded by breakfast at 8.30. All 8 Stallions will be on show as well as new foals. As usual, the Parades will be live-streamed via Facebook and highlights on the Vinery YouTube channel.
RSVP is essential. Contact the Vinery office for inspections outside this weekend.
Apart from launching Star Turn’s stud career, Vinery will also present a parade of the first foals of Press Statement and Headwater.
The perfect way to kick of your weekend, the Parades run for 30-40 minutes providing plenty of time to attend surrounding farms.
MORE THAN READY: Record breaking Shuttle Sire. Sire of 172 stakes winners world-wide, putting him in the Top Ten of all-time Stakes producers. More Than Ready is world class and a breed shaping stallion.
ALL TOO HARD: A leading first season fire with 3 Stakes 2yo’s already from his first crop and classic prospects The Mighty Fed (G1 Golden Rose) and All Too Soon (G1 Flight Stakes) primed to take him to the next level, next season.
CASINO PRINCE: One of Australia’s most prolific sires with over 100 individual Australian winners in the past two seasons. Now a truly proven stallion, Casino Prince’s yearlings sold to $180,000 this year as he continues to get SWer’s is set beat his career-best figures this season.
HEADWATER: Son of Group 1 sprinters Exceed And Excel and River Dove. Sprinting pedigrees do not get any better. Headwater covered a full book in 2016 and is set for another big book at $16,500. come and see his eagerly awaited first foals.
PLUCK: Emerging sire with two NEW Stakes winners this season. A second-season sire heading for a ground-breaking Spring with Group 1 candidates Aspect (Caulfield Guineas) and Mongolian Wolf (Caulfield Cup).
PRESS STATEMENT: The only colt of his generation to win at Group 1 level as a 2yo and 3yo. Rated a better 2yo than Zoustar & Brazen Beau by Chris Waller and well received at Stud last year. A Proven Miler wit first crop foals this Spring.
TESTA ROSSA: Phenomenal 73% winners-to-runners strike-rate after a decade of service at Vinery Stud. Sired another 6 stakes winners this season and will cover a small select book of mares this season.
The parades are scheduled for Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August at 9.ooam preceded by breakfast at 8.30.