Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick

Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick

The Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes headlines a cracking pre-Christmas day of blacktype racing and free family entertainment at Royal Randwick this Saturday, 16 December. The James Cummings trained Godolphin runner Interlocuter, to be ridden by Tye Angland, is the $3.20 TAB Fixed Odds favourite in the Inglis Villiers, ahead of Chris Waller’s runner […]

Can Godolphin take the Villiers

Can Godolphin take the Villiers

Can Godolphin take the Villiers By Ray Hickson at Racing NSW Trainer James Cummings says Interlocuter will need to go to “the next level’’ to win Saturday’s Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick but is quietly confident he can. Interlocuter has been arguably the most progressive horse in Sydney in 2017 with […]

Raceday Focus: Knightsbridge Bloodstock Preview for Ascot Racecourse

Raceday Focus:  Knightsbridge Bloodstock Preview for Ascot Racecourse

Raceday Focus: Knightsbridge Bloodstock Preview for Ascot Racecourse Bordered by the Swan, Ascot Racecourse is one of Perth’s oldest and most elegant sporting venues. With a two-tier grandstand, shaded seating and hospitality set around the course, there’s something for everyone – whether you’re a racing enthusiast, enjoying a day out with the family or looking for good […]

Raceday Focus: Knightsbridge Bloodstock Preview for Gold Coast Racecourse

Raceday Focus:  Knightsbridge Bloodstock Preview for Gold Coast Racecourse

Raceday Focus: Knightsbridge Bloodstock Preview for Gold Coast Racecourse The Gold Coast Turf Club is home to one of Australia’s richest racedays, Magic Millions. Hosting approximately 58 race meetings across the year, the Gold Coast Turf Club is one of the country’s busiest racecourses. Popular racedays for the club include the prestigious Gold Coast Stakes, […]

Gai Waterhouse and the Villiers Stakes

Gai Waterhouse and the Villiers Stakes

Gai Waterhouse and the Villiers Stakes By Ray Hickson at Racing NSW Josh Parr’s unbeaten record on Cabeza De Vaca goes on the line at Randwick on Saturday as he reunites with the front-running galloper in the Villiers Stakes. Trainer Gai Waterhouse said the six-year-old is more than capable of bouncing back from a shock […]

Racing Australia: Horses to Follow

Racing Australia: Horses to Follow

Racing Australia: Horses to Follow By Brad Gray At Rosehill Gardens Smart Youngsters To Follow To the victor belongs the spoils. Gongs is certainly a ready made two-year-old but track the second and third horses – Orcien and Charge. Both trained by Chris Waller. Orcien, who is out of Zabeel mare Zupurple, simply found the […]

Gongs Looks to be a Very Special Filly

Gongs Looks to be a Very Special Filly

Gongs Looks to be a Very Special Filly 2yo Brown Filly D.O.B: 03-Sep-2015 by DAWN APPROACH (IRE) from BELCENTRA Raced by Godolphin By Brad Gray At Rosehill Gardens Gongs is a “very special filly” according to Darren Beadman and her professionalism saw her make it two from two at Rosehill Gardens. The two-year-old belted her […]

Race Watch: Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Pakenham Park Racecourse

Race Watch:  Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Pakenham Park Racecourse

Race Watch: Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Pakenham Park Racecourse Pakenham Racecourse is within an hour’s drive from Melbourne on the city fringe, Pakenham provides a country atmosphere within reach of the city, without the metropolitan price tag. It has a regular train service to the Pakenham Station which is an easy two minute […]

Race Watch: Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Rosehill Gardens Racecourse

Race Watch:  Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Rosehill Gardens Racecourse

Race Watch: Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Rosehill Gardens Racecourse Rosehill races is the main Western Sydney track of the Australian Turf Club and is the home of Sydney’s biggest horse race, the Golden Slipper Stakes. Golden Slipper Stakes day is run on the first Saturday in April and the race is the richest in the […]

Race Watch: Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Doomben Racecourse

Race Watch:  Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Doomben Racecourse

Race Watch: Knightsbridge Bloodstock tips and preview for Doomben Racecourse Doomben Racecourse is situated 6.3 km from the Brisbane CBD. The first race meeting was held at Doomben in 1933. The course proper has a circumference of 1,715 metres and a straight of 350 metres. The race course has three chutes- 1,350 metres, 1,650 metres […]

Horse Racing Australia: $13m 2018 TAB Everest

Horse Racing Australia: $13m 2018 TAB Everest

Horse Racing Australia: $13m 2018 TAB Everest By Brad Gray at Racing NSW TAB have opened defending champion Redzel as $8 favourite for the 2018 TAB Everest, to be run on October 13 and will be worth a staggering $13 million. The five-year-old has won six straight races which not only include the inaugural running […]

Victorian Breeders Vobis and the $1m Showdown Plus $20m in Bonuses

Victorian Breeders Vobis and the $1m Showdown Plus $20m in Bonuses

Victorian Breeders Vobis and the $1m Showdown Plus $20m in Bonuses We have been telling everyone for a while now, Victoria is the best place in Australia to breed horses, and the news out of Victoria is a game changer for the State’s Breeders. Racing Victoria (RV), in association with Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria (TBV), has […]

Racing Australia Warwick Farm Preview

Racing Australia Warwick Farm Preview

Racing Australia Warwick Farm Preview Warwick Farm Racecourse is a racecourse at Warwick Farm a south-west suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It is used as a racecourse for Thoroughbred horse racing. The racecourse is owned and operated by the Australian Turf Club. Here are the selections from Knightsbridge home of quality race horses. Race 1. TAB.COM.AU HANDICAP […]

Racing Australia Ipswich Turf Club Preview

Racing Australia Ipswich Turf Club Preview

Racing Australia Ipswich Turf Club Preview Ipswich Turf Club’s Racecourse is about 32 Kilometres from Brisbane and situated in the metropolitan suburb of Bundamba. The race course has a course proper circumference of 1,746 metres and a straight of 300 metres, a relatively short straight and the race course generally favours horses which like racing […]

Inglis 2018 Australian Easter Yearling Sale

Inglis 2018 Australian Easter Yearling Sale

The catalogue for the 2018 Australian Easter Yearling Sale is taking shape, with an elite line up set to grace Riverside Stables on April 9-11. The annual Inglis Easter Preview Magazine is now available online and contains the pedigrees of hundreds of world-class yearlings that will be offered to a local and international buying bench […]

Frosted’s Half Sister Takes the G3 Go For Wand

Frosted’s Half Sister Takes the G3 Go For Wand

Frosted’s Half Sister Takes the G3 Go For Wand Indulgent gained her third victory at the New York track of Aqueduct in the G3 Go For Wand Handicap over a mile on dirt on Saturday, December 2. The four-year-old Bernardini filly, trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, found the mile fine after two six-furlong victories in November […]

Australian Horse Racing: Quilate Highlights the Talents of Pedigree Analyst Kristen Manning

Australian Horse Racing: Quilate Highlights the Talents of Pedigree Analyst Kristen Manning

Australian Horse Racing: Quilate Highlights the Talents of Pedigree Analyst Kristen Manning It has been a massive couple of months for Melbourne based writer and pedigree analyst Kristen Manning who is excited about what 2018 may bring with her home-bred galloper Quilate being aimed at the Melbourne and Adelaide autumn carnivals. And in the meantime […]

Australian Horse Racing: Rosehill Preview

Australian Horse Racing: Rosehill Preview

Australian Horse Racing: Rosehill Preview Rosehill races is the main Western Sydney track of the Australian Turf Club and is the home of Sydney’s biggest horse race, the Golden Slipper Stakes. Golden Slipper Stakes day is run on the first Saturday in April and the race is the richest in the world for two-year-olds. Such has been […]

Australian Horse Racing: Sandown Preview

Australian Horse Racing: Sandown Preview

Australian Horse Racing: Sandown Preview Sandown is the only thoroughbred racecourse in Australia with two race tracks. In 2001 the Club built a second track, Hillside, around the outside of the existing Lakeside track. The racing surface at Sandown is widely recognised by industry and punters alike as one of the best in Australia. With both tracks […]

Terry Evans Racing and Knightsbridge Bloodstock to Bring Newton to Australia

Terry Evans Racing and Knightsbridge Bloodstock to Bring Newton to Australia

Terry Evans Racing and Knightsbridge Bloodstock to Bring Newton to Australia Terry Evans Racing and Knightsbridge Bloodstock are bringing promising stayer Newton to Australia. The lightly raced gelding by Authorized has had 6 starts in New Zealand for 3 placings with prizemoney of $10,650.00, only a 4yo he is a youngster in staying terms. Newton […]

G3 Festival Stakes at Rosehill

G3 Festival Stakes at Rosehill

G3 Festival Stakes at Rosehill from Mike Hedge at Godolphin The track-and-distance specialist Moher and the well-credentialed Federal make up a formidable Godolphin force in the G3 Festival Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday, 2 December. For Moher (Josh Parr), the race is a substitute for last Sunday’s Listed Kilmore Cup that was abandoned after a […]

Gold Coast Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Gold Coast Racecourse

Gold Coast Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Gold Coast Racecourse

Gold Coast Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Gold Coast Racecourse The Race Club holds around 60 racing meetings per year. There are many highlights at the Gold Coast Racecourse including the hugely popular Magic Millions Carnival held annually in January and also the Prime Minister’s Cup and A D Hollindale Stakes, both held in early […]

Sandown Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Sandown Park

Sandown Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Sandown Park

Sandown Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Sandown Park Sandown is the only thoroughbred racecourse in Australia with two race tracks. In 2001 the Club built a second track, Hillside, around the outside of the existing Lakeside track. The racing surface at Sandown is widely recognised by industry and punters alike as one of the best […]

Weak Australian Leaders are Breeding Islamic Terrorists

Weak Australian Leaders are Breeding Islamic Terrorists

Weak Australian Leaders are Breeding Islamic Terrorists Since the country’s terrorism threat level was upped in 2014, the police launched some 347 counter-terrorism probes, charging a total of 74 people with terrorism-related offences. In the run-up to Christmas celebrations last year, Australian police reported that it had foiled a “very substantial terrorist plot” in Melbourne, […]

A Double for Guy Racing on the Gold Coast

A Double for Guy Racing on the Gold Coast

A Double for Guy Racing on the Gold Coast Bryan and Daniel Guy pulled off a spectacular double at the Aquis Park on the Gold Coast yesterday. ABSOLUTLYPOSITIVLY Absolutlypositivly made a successful return to racing today at Aquis Park at the Gold Coast when taking out the National Masonry Fillies and Mares Class Two Handicap. […]

Ascot Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Ascot Racecourse

Ascot Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Ascot Racecourse

Ascot Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Ascot Racecourse Bordered by the Swan, Ascot Racecourse is one of Perth’s oldest and most elegant sporting venues. With a two-tier grandstand, shaded seating and hospitality set around the course, there’s something for everyone – whether you’re a racing enthusiast, enjoying a day out with the family […]

Gold Coast Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Gold Coast Turf Club

Gold Coast Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Gold Coast Turf Club

Gold Coast Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Gold Coast Turf Club The RaceClub holds around 60 racing meetings per year. There are many highlights at the Gold Coast Racecourse including the hugely popular Magic Millions Carnival held annually in January and also the Prime Minister’s Cup and A D Hollindale Stakes, both held […]

Rosehill Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Rosehill Park

Rosehill Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Rosehill Park

Rosehill Raceday Focus – Preview Saturday’s Meeting at Rosehill Park Rosehill races is the main Western Sydney track of the Australian Turf Club and is the home of Sydney’s biggest horse race, the Golden Slipper Stakes. Golden Slipper Stakes day is run on the first Saturday in April and the race is the richest in […]

Sandown Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Sandown Park

Sandown Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Sandown Park

Sandown Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Sandown Park Sandown is the only thoroughbred racecourse in Australia with two race tracks. In 2001 the Club built a second track, Hillside, around the outside of the existing Lakeside track. The racing surface at Sandown is widely recognised by industry and punters alike as one of […]

Canterbury Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Canterbury Park

Canterbury Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Canterbury Park

Canterbury Raceday Focus – Preview Wednesday’s Meeting at Canterbury Park Home of the Sydney Turf Club, Canterbury Racecourse is NSW’s most prominent venue for midweek racing. Located a short 11km, 15 minute drive from Sydney City, Canterbury Racecourse lies opposite the Canterbury Railway Station, making the voyage to the course more than convenient for the […]

The 2018 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale

The 2018 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale

The 2018 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale will be the biggest in the company’s history with 800 horses catalogued for the first ever auction at Riverside Stables. Progeny from 109 sires including Snitzel, I Am Invincible, Choisir, Exceed And Excel, Fastnet Rock, Written Tycoon, Hinchinbrook, Not A Single Doubt, Pierro, Savabeel, Sebring and Star Witness are […]

Magic Millions 2018 Carnival Set to Impress

Magic Millions 2018 Carnival Set to Impress

Magic Millions is ready to set the tone for the summer of Australian racing with full details of the spectacular 2018 Carnival unveiled today. These details include: the world’s most famous polo player Nacho Figueras, captaining the Veuve Clicquot team for Pacific Fair Magic Millions Polo on Sunday, 7 January; thoroughbreds galloping along the Surfers […]

Australian Sires: Fastnet Rock Produces 125th Stakes-Winner

Australian Sires: Fastnet Rock Produces 125th Stakes-Winner

Australian Sires: Fastnet Rock Produces 125th Stakes-Winner The familiar navy blue Coolmore colours were carried to victory in the Listed MRC Merson Cooper Stakes at Sandown on Saturday by talented colt Long Leaf (2c Fastnet Rock x Frustrating, by Stravinsky), a $750,000 NZB Premier purchase for BBA Ireland from the Curraghmore Stud draft. Trained by […]

Magic Millions 2018 Gold Coast Yearling Sale is Now Online

Magic Millions 2018 Gold Coast Yearling Sale is Now Online

Magic Millions 2018 Gold Coast Yearling Sale is Now Online On behalf of the leading thoroughbred breeders of Australasia, Magic Millions is proud to announce the star studded catalogue for the 2018 Gold Coast Yearling Sale is now online. “We would like to thank breeders and vendors for their continued and incredible support,” Magic Millions […]

Coolmore Shine at the 2017 Cartier Awards

Coolmore Shine at the 2017 Cartier Awards

Coolmore Shine at the 2017 Cartier Awards As has now become almost customary, the progeny of Galileo dominated the 2017 Cartier Awards, presented at a ceremony in London on Tuesday evening. Dual G1 winner Happily (2f Galileo-You’resothrilling, by Storm Cat) took the Cartier Two-Year-Old Filly Award, continuing her family record that saw her full-brother Gleneagles […]

G1 Emirates Stakes at Flemington

G1 Emirates Stakes at Flemington

G1 Emirates Stakes at Flemington by Mike Hedge at Godolphin The Godolphin runners It’s Somewhat and Folkswood add a large measure of international class to an Emirates Stakes at Flemington that is set to provide a fitting G1 finale to the Australian spring. It’s Somewhat (James Cummings/Craig Williams), a Stakes winner in England and winner […]

Can Impending Take the G1 Darley Classic at Flemington

Can Impending Take the G1 Darley Classic at Flemington

Can Impending Take the G1 Darley Classic at Flemington by Mike Hedge at Godolphin Godolphin’s G1 Stradbroke Handicap winner Impending can join the ranks of Australia’s best sprinters when he runs in the G1 Darley Classic at Flemington on Saturday. In a race rated the premier sprint of the Melbourne Spring Carnival, if not the […]

Melbourne Cup: High Chaparral has Stunning Success in Australia

Melbourne Cup: High Chaparral has Stunning Success in Australia

Melbourne Cup: High Chaparral has Stunning Success in Australia The legacy of the late great High Chaparral has been thrust into the spotlight this week after he sired Ace High (3c High Chaparral x Come Sunday, by Redoute’s Choice) to win the Group I Victoria Derby on Saturday and then Irish bred Rekindling (3c High […]

Coolmore Set Fees for Churchill and Highland Reel

Coolmore Set Fees for Churchill and Highland Reel

Coolmore Set Fees for Churchill and Highland Reel European Champion 2-year-old and dual Guineas winner Churchill will stand at Coolmore at a fee of €35,000. Coming from one of the fastest female lines of recent times, that of Airwave and Jwala, and impressing in his homework from a very early stage, it came as no […]

The Melbourne Cup: Australia’s Horse Race

The Melbourne Cup: Australia’s Horse Race

In 1895 the American author and traveller Mark Twain went to Flemington and saw the three-year-old filly Auraria win the Melbourne Cup. The victory itself was unremarkable, but Twain’s impressions of Australia’s great race were the opposite. “Nowhere in the world have I encountered a festival of people that has such a magnificent appeal to […]

Fastnet Rock Dominates Flemington

Fastnet Rock Dominates Flemington

Fastnet Rock Dominates Flemington It was great to see Fastnet Rock continue to expand his legacy in Flemington over the weekend. Fastnet Rock is the sire of Cluster, Knightsbridge have sent several mares to Cluster this year and are looking forward to some of his yearlings hitting the track in late 201 It only seemed fitting that […]

Lake Resources N.L. (ASX:LKE) HEFFX Highlights

Lake Resources N.L. (ASX:LKE) HEFFX Highlights

Lake Resources N.L. (ASX:LKE) HEFFX Highlights Lithium exploration company Lake Resources N.L. ( ASX:LKE) (“Lake” or “LKE”) announces that it has secured commitments to raise $1.665 million in an oversubscribed offer by way of the issue of 1,665,000 unsecured notes (Notes) to sophisticated and professional investors. The intention was to raise $1.5 million but due […]

Emeco Holdings Limited (ASX:EHL) HEFFX Highlights

Emeco Holdings Limited (ASX:EHL) HEFFX Highlights

Emeco Holdings Limited (ASX:EHL) HEFFX Highlights Heavy earthmoving equipment company Emeco (ASX:EHL) has announced the successful completion of its institutional entitlement offer. The company raised approximately $67 million through 320 million new shares at 21 cents a share. Emeco said it received strong support from existing eligible institutional shareholders with an uptake of 66 per […]

National Australia Bank Ltd. (ASX:NAB) Cuts 6,000 Australian Jobs

National Australia Bank Ltd. (ASX:NAB) Cuts 6,000 Australian Jobs

National Australia Bank Ltd. (ASX:NAB) Cuts 6,000 Australian Jobs Up to 6,000 jobs will be axed in a major restructure at National Australia Bank, the lender said Thursday after posting Aus$5.28 billion (US$4.1 billion) in annual net profits. The positions will go as it further automates and simplifies its business. Some 2,000 new jobs will […]

Hartnell May Deliver Melbourne Cup Glory to Godolphin

Hartnell May Deliver Melbourne Cup Glory to Godolphin

Hartnell May Deliver Melbourne Cup Glory to Godolphin By Mike Hedge at Godolphin The goal of Godolphin’s founder His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum for his stable to be in contention in the world’s biggest races will be realised yet again in Australia when Hartnell runs in next week’s G1 Melbourne Cup. Following […]

Coolmore Australia Dominate Caulfield Spring Carnival

Coolmore Australia Dominate Caulfield Spring Carnival

Graduates of Coolmore Australia enjoyed a stunning run of success through the three days of the Caulfield Spring Carnival. Last Saturday week, the Group I Caulfield Guineas over 1600m was won by Mighty Boss, with star filly Catchy (Fastnet Rock), also raised and grazed at Coolmore Australia, finishing third. On Wednesday Formality (Fastnet Rock), bred […]

Giant’s Causeway Keeps Producing Winners

Giant’s Causeway Keeps Producing Winners

Giant’s Causeway Keeps Producing Winners With lifetime earnings of nearly $160,000,000 Giant’s Causeway leads all active sires in North America bar none. The only horse since Danzig to top the General Sires List on three occasions, he has also twice topped the 2YO table. Giant’s Causeway has sired champion 2-y-o’s, Classic winning 3-y-o’s, record breaking […]

Coolmore Ireland Fees for 2018

Coolmore Ireland Fees for 2018

Coolmore Ireland Fees for 2018 “We are delighted to have three very exciting new prospects for the coming season and are very much looking forward to seeing Churchill and Highland Reel run at the Breeders’ Cup on Saturday. Mindful of the fact that breeders are keen to get on with their mating plans we have […]

Redoute’s Choice Making an International Impact

Redoute’s Choice Making an International Impact

Redoute’s Choice Making an International Impact Memo from Redoute’s Choice: “Don’t sign off on the news out of a day’s racing while I have a couple of stakes runners still to come.” The champion sire sent that message on Saturday evening, after the celebrations of Winx’s three-peat Cox Plate victory, and after Snitzel’s fourth big-track […]

Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) Slammed

Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) Slammed

Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) Slammed Blackham looks like good buying today after being hammered in reaction to a fairly innocuous update, the financing seems to be the issue, the hedge and the possible dilution created a strong negative sentiment. I am not a fan of the hedge, but still if the operation is profitable, the […]

Winx Vs Folkswood in the Cox Plate

Winx Vs Folkswood in the Cox Plate

Winx Vs Folkswood in the Cox Plate Mike Hedge at Godolphin The magnitude of the challenge confronting Folkswood when he takes on world champion mare Winx in Saturday’s G1 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley is obvious. But the Charlie-Appleby trained runner is still going into Australia’s premier weight-for-age race fit and ready to run the […]

Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) Headed to 30c

Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) Headed to 30c

Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) Headed to 30c This could do better but the PPS will be limited by a recent funding that was done in the 30c range. Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) provides the Annual Report to shareholders. Review of Operations Over the last six years, Blackham has consolidated the Wiluna Goldfield with a tenement […]

Godolphin Fillies Head to Moonee Valley

Godolphin Fillies Head to Moonee Valley

Godolphin Fillies Head to Moonee Valley A talented group of three-year-old fillies led by the emerging star Demerara will be out to establish their place in the stable hierarchy at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Unbeaten in her three starts, Demerara (Brenton Avdulla) faces the biggest test of her short career in the Listed Crockett Stakes […]

Travel Australia: Perth’s New Esplanade Hotel

Travel Australia: Perth’s New Esplanade Hotel

Travel Australia: Perth’s New Esplanade Hotel The New Esplanade Hotel, the successor to the storied old Esplanade hotel that fell to the wrecking ball in the early 1970’s, is embarking on a renovation and repositioning that will reestablish its position as a vibrant link on Perth’s Elizabeth Quay. The hotel’s new management company, Louis T […]

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights Supermarket giant Woolworths could face strikes at Victorian and NSW distribution centres as 2000 staff push for pay rises and job certainty. The National Union of Workers last week lodged applications in the Fair Work Commission flagging possible strikes. “Workers at four Woolworths distribution centes have applied for Protected Action […]

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 42.08. The projected upper bound is: 43.75. The projected lower bound is: 41.75. The projected closing price is: 42.75. Wesfarmers Limited is engaged […]

Arrowfield farewells Champion Alinghi

Arrowfield farewells Champion Alinghi

The extraordinary life of Champion Alinghi ended early on Monday morning when she died foaling at Arrowfield Stud. Unfortunately, despite the best efforts of Arrowfield’s dedicated foaling team and vet Dr Sean Finan, neither the 16-year-old mare nor her foal by Not A Single Doubt could be saved. Arrowfield Chairman John Messara says, “It’s a […]

Pierro is a Rising Coolmore Star

Pierro is a Rising Coolmore Star

Pierro is a Rising Coolmore Star Pierro was in hot form on Monday with wins for blue-blooded filly Pierrocity (3f Pierro x Dane Ripper, by Danehill) at Te Rapa in New Zealand and at Stawell in Victoria where Kentucky Breeze (3g Pierro x Tahni Girl, by Redoute’s Choice) made a winning debut to give his […]

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) HEFFX Highlights

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) HEFFX Highlights

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) HEFFX Highlights Wesfarmers’ incoming chief executive Rob Scott has signalled plans to take a fresh look at the portfolio of businesses owned by the Perth based conglomerate, which could see a “very different” company in 10 years’ time. “The expectation of the board is that I look at everything with a fresh […]

4 Winners at Singapore Races for Stephen Gray

4 Winners at Singapore Races for Stephen Gray

4 Winners at Singapore Races for Stephen Gray Raffles Cup Day is one of Singapore’s most important meetings of the year and one Stephen Gray will not soon forget. One of the leading trainers in Singapore Stephen’s horses are always expected to perform well but this Sunday was something special. 4 of the stables horse […]

Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) Trading Outlook

Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) Trading Outlook

Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG) Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 5.29. The projected upper bound is: 5.22. The projected lower bound […]

Australia Faces Serious Islamic Terror Threat

Australia Faces Serious Islamic Terror Threat

Australia Faces Serious Islamic Terror Threat Australia will introduce random searches of workers entering and inside its airports as it increases security after a recent foiled terrorism plot, officials said. ‘These measures strengthen existing controls to ensure airport workers are authorised, properly identified and appropriately trained before entering secure airside areas,’ Minister for Infrastructure and […]

Galileo Dominates British Champions’ Day

Galileo Dominates British Champions’ Day

Galileo Dominates British Champions’ Day Aidan O’Brien equalled the late Bobby Frankel’s record of 25 G1 wins in a season when Hydrangea (3f Galileo-Beauty Truth, by Pivotal) completed a double for Galileo at Ascot on Saturday at QIPCO British Champions’ Day. Partnered by Ryan Moore, Hydrangea ran out a decisive winner of the G1 QIPCO […]

Taxation Kills Australia’s Auto Sector

Taxation Kills Australia’s Auto Sector Weak politicians and hideous taxation has killed yet another Australian business. Companies are taxed at a flat rate of 30%. It doesn’t stop there, Australian employers after getting whacked with hefty payroll tax must pay the superannuation guarantee, a minimum of 9.5 per cent of their employees’ earnings, into a […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Premieres the 812 Superfast in Australia

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Premieres the 812 Superfast in Australia

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Premieres the 812 Superfast in Australia $RACE The Ferrari 812 has the most powerful ever V12 800 Hp production engine Great performance, luxury and comfort The Ferrari 812 Superfast has officially made its Australasian debut, the very 1st appearance in Australia following the International Premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show in March this year. […]

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Charged With Fraud

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Charged With Fraud

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) Charged With Fraud Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto has been charged with fraud in the US and fined £27.4m in the UK after being accused of overstating the value of African coal assets. The FTSE 100 company and two of its top former executives were charged in the US of hiding […]

Deep Impact sire-line in Australia

Deep Impact sire-line in Australia

Deep Impact sire-line in Australia The outstanding performance by topweight Tosen Stardom in Saturday’s $500,000 MRC Toorak H. 1600m G1 has strengthened the case for backing the Deep Impact sire-line in Australia. Arrowfield stands the only two Group 1-winning sons of Deep Impact available to breeders outside Japan: Real Impact, whose first Australian foals are […]

Shuttle Sires: Animal Kingdom

Shuttle Sires: Animal Kingdom

Shuttle Sires: Animal Kingdom Champion three-year-old and brilliant winner of the Kentucky Derby and Dubai World Cup rated 128 by Timeform. Uniquely talented: a G1 horse on dirt, turf and synthetic tracks. Brilliantly consistent: out of the first two only twice in his career. Three Stakes winning juveniles in his first crop, including G2 winner […]

Fastnet Rock Claims Another Australian Classic

Fastnet Rock Claims Another Australian Classic

The $350,000 Group III MRC Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield on Wednesday drew a strong field of three year-old sprinters with powerhouse filly Formality (3f Fastnet Rock  x Jolie’s Shinju, by Jolie’s Halo) proving too good. Prepared by the Hayes / Dabernig training partnership, Formality was a brilliant winner of the Group II ATC Silver […]

Thoroughbred breeding plays a vital role in Australia

Thoroughbred breeding plays a vital role in Australia

Thoroughbred breeding plays a vital role in Australia Thoroughbred breeding plays a vital role in the rural economy and Australian society: that was the message echoed by Federal Government ministers and senior politicians at an event in Canberra last night. Defence Minister Marise Payne and Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten traded stories of their […]

Australian Sires: Helmet

Australian Sires: Helmet

Australian Sires: Helmet Helmet’s star Italian three-year-old colt Anda Muchacho landed his fourth Stakes race on Sunday, 15 October when taking the G3 Premio del Piazzale. Always going well in the 1800m contest run in Milan, he won with plenty to spare over the front-running Voice Of Love (Poet’s Voice) with the English-raider Red Label […]

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights About 1,000 staff have been let go from Westpac over the past two years as a result of technological advancements such as automation; however CEO Brian Hartzer sees a silver lining, telling a House of Representatives committee his bank is also witnessing new jobs being created as a result […]

Breeders’ Cup: Keeneland Grads Dominate

Breeders’ Cup: Keeneland Grads Dominate

Breeders’ Cup: Keeneland Grads Dominate Keeneland sales graduates secured spots in the starting gate for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Nov. 3-4 at Del Mar with wins in weekend graded stakes. Four sales graduates clinched bids over Fall Stars Weekend at Keeneland: Zipessa, winner of the First Lady (G1) (Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare […]

Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) Disappointing Copper Numbers

Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) Disappointing Copper Numbers

Rio Tinto plc (ADR) (NYSE:RIO) Disappointing Copper Numbers Global miner Rio Tinto on Tuesday said it had lifted its third quarter iron ore shipments by 6 percent after modernizing its haulage railway in Australia’s outback, but cut its production target for copper due to delays at a major mine in Chile. Iron ore shipments totaled […]

Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX:ALL) Long Term Bullish Outlook

Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX:ALL) Long Term Bullish Outlook

Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX:ALL) Long Term Bullish Outlook Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX:ALL) has a Price to Book ratio of 11.602426. This ratio is calculated by dividing the current share price by the book value per share. Investors may use Price to Book to display how the market portrays the value of a stock. Checking in […]

Australian Sires: Honorius Jumps to $11,000 inc GST in 2018

Australian Sires: Honorius Jumps to $11,000 inc GST in 2018

Australian Sires: Honorius Jumps to $11,000 inc GST in 2018 Knightsbridge are raising the price of Honorius to $11,000 inc GST in Australia for 2018. “Next year we will not only be expanding our broodmare holdings but we will also dramatically upgrade our broodmares to much more commercial lines” John Heffernan the UK Manager of […]

Questions Raised in Ipswich Election

Questions Raised in Ipswich Election

Questions Raised in Ipswich Election Ipswich has become the scene of some of Australia’s worst political corruption. Paul Pisasale, the former mayor has been charged with corruption for allegedly receiving bribes from a property developer. The Crime and Corruption Commission announced it had laid six charges against the 65-year-old Ipswich man, including official corruption, fraud, […]

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights WOOLWORTHS has finalised its exit from its disastrous Masters hardware venture by completing the sale of its store sites. The supermarket giant said it has completed the sale of Hydrox – the joint venture company it set up with US firm Lowe’s to run Masters – to the privately owned […]

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights A $100 million class action has been filed against Westpac Banking Corporation over claims it overcharged customers for life insurance. Shine Lawyers filed the action in Federal Court yesterday, alleging the bank took advantage of its customers through referrals to Westpac financial planners who would then sign them up […]

North Korea Ready to Strike Australia

North Korea Ready to Strike Australia

North Korea Ready to Strike Australia North Korea has threatened Australia with “disaster” unless the island nation abandons its allegiance with the US interests. Canberra however said it will not be “cowed” by threats and will continue to do everything to “protect and help” its allies. Australia is about to start a process of equipping […]

Arrowfield Own the Everest and Everything Else

Arrowfield Own the Everest and Everything Else

Arrowfield Own the Everest and Everything Else What and incredible weekend of racing in Australia, and for Australia’s leading stud Arrowfield! Pictured: Michael & Chris Ward of Triple Crown Syndications celebrate Redzel’s $10 million Everest victory on an extraordinary day for the Redoute’s Choice dynasty. (PHOTO: Sportpix) Saturday 14 October 2017 is a date that […]

Great Weekend in Australia for Fastnet Rock

Great Weekend in Australia for Fastnet Rock

Great Weekend in Australia for Fastnet Rock Second in the Group I MRC Blue Diamond Stakes and fifth in the Golden Slipper, Fast ‘n’ Rocking (7g Fastnet Rock x For the Good Times, by Hennessy) is still going strong at age seven after scoring a tenacious win over Religify in the Listed MRC Weekend Hussler […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Presents LaFerrari Aperta In Melbourne

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Presents LaFerrari Aperta In Melbourne

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Presents LaFerrari Aperta In Melbourne $RACE The HyperSuper Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta, finished in Rosso Corsa, was unveiled at Melbourne’s Motorclassica Friday. Deliveries of the open HyperSupercar began in late-2016, this is the 1st example to show in Australia. It was flown in from Europe and is 1 of the 9 LaFerrari Aperta’s which […]

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) HEFFX Highlights Woolworths has finalised its exit from its disastrous Masters hardware venture by completing the sale of its store sites. The supermarket giant said it has completed the sale of Hydrox – the joint venture company it set up with US firm Lowe’s to run Masters – to the privately owned […]

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook News

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook News

Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX:WES) Trading Outlook News Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 41.63. The projected upper bound is: 43.04. The projected lower bound is: 41.02. The projected closing price is: 42.03. Wesfarmers Limited is […]

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) HEFFX Highlights

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) HEFFX Highlights

Rio Tinto Limited (ASX:RIO) HEFFX Highlights “Gains from AutoHaul are already being realised including reduced variability and increased speed across the network, helping to reduce average cycle times.” The technology that enables cars to be driven without human intervention could soon become the norm on the rail tracks, after a mining company completed the world’s […]

Snitzel Continues Success at Arrowfield

Snitzel Continues Success at Arrowfield

Eleven stakeswinners in the first 62 days of the season was impressive enough but, yet again, Snitzel has excelled himself. The superstar son of Redoute’s Choice now claims 13 stakeswinners in 68 days after a black type double on Turnbull Stakes day – make that Winx day – at Flemington. First up was the Hayes […]

Coolmore Australia a Huge Success

Coolmore Australia a Huge Success

Coolmore Australia a Huge Success The six and a half length Group I VRC Turnbull Stakes win of the rampaging Winx was part of a group-winning treble at Flemington on Saturday for graduates of Coolmore Australia. Group II Gilgai Stakes winner Keen Array, raised at Coolmore for his breeder, the late Oliver Wong, was joined […]

Inglis is the Home of Champions

Inglis is the Home of Champions

Inglis is the Home of Champions Five Inglis Graduates were named champions of the 2016-2017 Australian racing season at last night’s Australian Racehorse of the Year awards in Brisbane. The brilliant season of syndicators Darby Racing was recognised as horses they race won two awards, She Will Reign being named Champion 2YO and Yankee Rose […]

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights

BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) HEFFX Highlights The future of BHP Billiton boss ­Andrew Mackenzie has come under ­renewed scrutiny ahead of the miner’s AGMs, as its new chairman looks to further reshape the board. Investors have urged BHP to begin succession planning as Scottish-born Mr Mackenzie approaches his fifth anniversary as chief executive – and […]

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) HEFFX Highlights Last AGM season, the Commonwealth Bank was one of a record number of companies to receive a ‘first strike’ against its remuneration report. What annoyed shareholders was a proposal to move towards ‘soft’ unquantifiable targets for huge bonuses for chief executive Ian Narev. Since that meeting last November, […]

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX:WBC) HEFFX Highlights WESTPAC have received backlash after encouraging their staff to vote Yes in the same-sex marriage plebiscite through a company wide email, which contained exaggerated information about LGBTI suicide rates in Australia. The email, sent by the bank’s Youth Network to Westpac and St George employees, stated that a Yes […]

Winx, a Daughter of Darley Stallion Street Cry

Winx, a Daughter of Darley Stallion Street Cry

Winx, a Daughter of Darley Stallion Street Cry It is perhaps the ultimate compliment to Winx that the only way she can guarantee a prominent place on the front pages of newspapers in Australia these days is to get beaten. Winx is a ‘winner machine,’ and it has got to the point where she is […]

Godolphin to Star at Flemington on Saturday

Godolphin to Star at Flemington on Saturday

Godolphin to Star at Flemington on Saturday by Mike Hedge at Godolphin A pair of two-year-olds making their racing debuts, some classic prospects, and the seasoned performer Tally all make notable appearances for Godolphin at Flemington on Saturday. At the youthful end of the spectrum are the colts Ranier (Dwayne Dunn) and Sanglier (Damien Lane) […]

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