Yearly Archive: 2011

Toorak Toff to prove too quick for them in the autumn

Dual Group One winner Toorak Toff will be put back into work in two weeks to be prepared for the Group One $1 million Newmarket Handicap at Flemington and will be kept to sprinting trips in what will be his final campaign before heading to stud. The magnificent looking son of Show A Heart has...
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Many goodbyes are difficult, but some are harder than others

Danzero’s departure from Arrowfield to Rosemont Stud in Victoria last Friday was poignant for everyone who has worked with him in the Hunter Valley. Danzero holds a special place, not only in the story of Arrowfield, but also in Australian thoroughbred history. His dam Confidentially (Kaoru Star) had been raced by John Messara and Danzero...
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Danzero 2YO sizzles in Singapore

Relocated to Rosemont Stud in Victoria is proven Group I producing sire Danzero, who starred with a juvenile winner at Kranji in Singapore on Friday night. Sergeant Pepper continued the outstanding streak of wins for Magic Millions sold juveniles in Singapore when he led throughout to win on debut at Kranji tonight. With Barend Vorster...
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What a hell of a Shinzig at Rosemont

The feel good story of the Autumn carnival has touched plenty, but it would be fair to say that they’ll be a fair old Shindig in Ceres town over the remarkable win of Shinzig in the CF Orr stakes on Saturday. While shares were being sold in the six-year-old Danehill stallion as late as half-an-hour...
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Sales bring premier results

Rosemont Stud has enjoyed its best-ever sales results with a stunning draft bringing big dollars at Melbourne’s Premier Sale 08, Oaklands Junction. With seven of eight of its P1 draft going under the hammer, the Geelong-based Stud enjoyed an average of over $90,000 with top lot sold for $210,000 – a spectacular Dash for Cash...
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Rosemont sets up big time

Rosemont Stud has undergone a major overhaul in the past 12 months (to June 09) developing its already spectacular landscape to be a leading farm for all mare owners and yearling traders. With the installation of a brand new eight horse walking machine, walk-in/walk-out boxes with yards (designed specificially for yearling prep and individual colt...
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Mega result for Rosemont

Just moments before the Group I thrill offered by Shinzig taking out the Orr Stakes, Rosemont enjoyed another huge highlight, adding a Derby trophy to the spoils of the emerging farm. Mega Boss, bred on the rollings hills up from the Barwon River at Rosemont, demolished the Tasmanian Derby field to win by nearly two...
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Rosemont Stud’s expansion continues

Due to quick growth and a willingness to meet market demand, Rosemont Stud has recently opened a brand new spelling facility, second-to-none. With plenty of interest in the farm since a very successful sale launch at Melbourne Premier sale 2007, Rosemont has just opened new colt spelling yards. Twenty new yards at a size of...
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New kid on the Boulevarde

In 2007, Rosemont Stud burst onto the yearling scene in a big way. With a small but quality draft for the Melbourne Premier sale, the fledgling stud set up shop along the “Hollywood Boulevarde” of Oaklands junction – the famous Barn D row. Mixing with the big boys of Yallambee and Chatswood Stud, the Rosemont...
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