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Johannes Vermeer (IRE)

2013 Galileo (Sadler's Wells) x Inca Princess (Holy Roman Emperor)
Cornwall Park Stud

An eye catching son of super sire & sire of sires in Galileo (97 Group 1 winners) … raced successfully in 4 countries … won Group 1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere (over 1600m) … won 3 races at 2 including Group 3 in Ireland … placed in the Melbourne Cup (2nd to Rekindling), Group 1 Caulfield Stakes (neck 2nd) and Group 1 Caulfield Cup … won over $1.8 million in stakes.

Cornwall Park Stud

Cornwall Park Stud

Stands at Cornwall Park Stud
2023 FEE: $6,600

Cornwall Park Stud is an historic Victorian thoroughbred property that consists of 700 acres, foaling unit, 70 boxes, stallion barn, covering shed, individual spelling yards: a plethora of facilities catering for all your thoroughbred and breeding needs. With over 25 years experience we offer the highest level of quality service and care the industry has to offer. Cornwall Park is situated 45 mins from Melbourne CBD and 1.5hrs from Seymour/Nagambie. With expansive well-situated paddocks, Cornwall Park is the ideal purpose built farm for your thoroughbreds.

2389-2485 Diggers Rest-Coimadai Road, , Toolern Vale, VIC, 3337
Peter Boyle - Stud Managing Director
0427 459 795
Lisa Gordon - Stud Director
0439 000 671

Latest News

Cornwall Park Parades ’23 Lineup

With its 7-strong roster of the tried and true, the proven and the promising, Victoria’s Cornwall Park is gearing up for a busy breeding season.

New G1 Galileo Son for Victoria

Cornwall Park proudly announced an exciting addition to the 2021 roster - Galileo's high class son Johannes Vermeer (IRE). An eye-catching €300,000 Goffs Orby Yearling Sale graduate who earned Australian fans with his gutsy second to Rekindling in the Melbourne Cup, Johannes Vermeer put his class on display racing successfully in the best of company in four countries.

Boom shake, shake, shake the Caulfield Cup

It was the Caulfield Cup for every battling jockey with a dream as former Kiwi Cory Parish landed a “miracle” win on Boom Time.

European form expert raises doubts over Caulfield Cup favourite

A leading European form expert believes Caulfield Cup favourite Johannes Vermeer is silly odds given he feels there are serious doubts about the Irish raider running a strong 2400m.

Caulfield Cup tips and trifectas

The $3 million Caulfield Cup will be run on Saturday and here's the tips and trifectas from our editorial team.

Tactics change for Caulfield Cup favourite

Connections of Irish horse Johannes Vermeer have made their intentions known with the favourite for the $3 million Caulfield Cup.

Pedigree Table

Galileo (IRE) 1998
Inca Princess (IRE) 2008
Sadler's Wells (USA) 1981
Urban Sea (USA) 1989
Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) 2004
Miletrian (IRE) 1998
Northern Dancer (CAN) 1975
Fairy Bridge (USA) 1975
Miswaki (USA) 1978
Allegretta (GB) 1978
Danehill (USA) 1986
L'On Vite (USA) 1986
Marju (IRE) 1988
Warg (GB) 1991
Northern Dancer: 3s x5d x5d

Race Record

At 2
1st - Criterium International (1400) Gr.1
At 3
3rd - Godolphin Stud And Stable Staff Awards Darley Stakes (1800) Gr.3
At 5
2nd - Melbourne Cup (3200) Gr.1
2nd - Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes (2000) Gr.1
3rd - Caulfield Cup (2400) Gr.1
At 6
4th - Blamey Stakes (1600) Gr.2

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Johannes Vermeer

Fee History


Sons of Galileo at Stud in Australasia

Grandsons of Sadler's Wells at Stud in Australasia