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Grenville Studs Bunchloch takes out the Murtoa Cup

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

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Big 48 Hours for Tassie Sale Graduates

Monday, September 29, 2014

The Tasmanian Magic Millions Yearling Sale had a weekend to remember when The Cleaner, Like a Carousel and Kenjorwood were all successful in Melbourne. Read more of this post

The Cox Plate dream is still alive for Mick and The Cleaner

Sunday, September 07, 2014

Star Tasmanian bred racehorse  The Cleaner, took another step towards the Cox Plate yesterday with an all the way win in the  Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m). Rated perfectly in front by Steven Arnold, the seven year old gelding, led from the start and had all his opposition off the bit by the turn. As a winner of the Dato Tan Chin Nam, The Cleaner is ballot-free into the Gr 1 Cox Plate (2040m) and Gr 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) . Read more of this post

The Cleaner's Toughness is No Fluke

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

On Saturday at Moonee Valley, The Cleaner faces his toughest test of his racing career in taking on the pre-post Melbourne Cup favourite The Offer (IRE) and Group 1 winner Foreteller (IRE) in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m). The seven-year-old son of Savoire Vivre (GB) has established himself as a cult figure over the past 12 months, by his unique transport arrangements to and from Victoria via Bass Strait and bold-front running racing pattern.  Read more of this post

2014 Tasmanian Thoroughbred Racing Awards

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

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Bramshaw Sold to Tasmania

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

In a deal brokered by Gavelhouse, the impeccably bred Encosta de Lago sire Bramshaw has been sold to the Quarell family from Bionic Lodge in Longford Tasmania.
A member of the prolific Eight Carat (GB) family, being a half-brother to outstanding stallions Danewin and Commands, Bramshaw is the sire of 14 winners with his oldest progeny just four year-olds.
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Grenville breeds winnner at Flemington

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Tasmanian Magic Millions yearling sale provided its second Melbourne city winner in a week when Kenjorwood took out the Betty Moran & Gregory Nugent Handicap (2000m) at Flemington on SaturdayRead more of this post

The High Seas of Bass Strait cant stop The Cleaner

Saturday, August 02, 2014

Despite topweight of 60.5 kilograms and rival tactics designed to bring him undone, The Cleaner stuck to his game plan and demolished his rivals at Moonee Valley with sheer toughness as he claimed his 16th career win. Read more of this post

Bowthorpe Double at Hobart

Monday, July 14, 2014

Longford thoroughbred breeders David and Patricianne Cochrane had quite a successful at the Tasmanian Racing Club's last meeting for the 2013/2014 racing season with Lacey Azz (Azevedo) and Spy Wears Prado (El Maggoire) both wining on the card. Both horses are bred and owner by Mr and Mrs Cochrane who own and operate Bowthorpe Stud which is situated just outside of Longford on the banks of the South Esk River.  Dianne Ray-Luttrell prepared by gallopers for the Cochrane and does a good job with her horses.  Read more of this post

Incumbent's Midnight Tears Two-Year-Old Success

Monday, June 30, 2014

2013 Tasmanian Magic Millions sale graduate Midnight Tears (Incumbent) broken her maiden status in the Tasmanian Bridge Association two-year-old maiden (1100m) at Hobart's Sunday meeting.  Read more of this post