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Star Turn (AUS)

2013 Star Witness (Starcraft) x Golden Delicious (Made Of Gold)
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Highest winners to runners strike rate of Australia’s top 50 stallions this season (7.7% higher than nearest rival Frankel) … sire of 16 stakes horses including Champion Group 1 winner Startantes, Alsephina, Cordyceps Six, Golden Monkey etc. … 2023 yearlings sold up to $440k – 17.6 times service fee … massive 73% winners to runners strike rate.

Vinery Stud

Vinery Stud

Stands at Vinery Stud
2024 FEE: $27,500

Situated in the fertile Segenhoe Valley, just 10 minutes from Scone, Vinery Stud is nestled in the epicentre of the Thoroughbred Breeding heartland and is one of the most ideal thoroughbred nurseries in Australia. Encompassing more than 2300 acres, including 3km of frontage to the Pages River, lush irrigated pastures extend to rich, undulating paddocks and protected valleys.

684 Segenhoe Road , Scone, NSW, 2337
info@vinery.com.au
www.vinery.com.au
(02) 65438333
Adam White - Bloodstock Manager
adam@vinery.com.au
0414 800 918
Harry Roach - Nominations & Sales
harry@vinery.com.au
0401 970 006
Peter Orton - General Manager
peter@vinery.com.au
0418 276 454

Latest News

Star Ambition Rounds Out a Successful Weekend for Star Turn's Babies

Star Ambition is a clone of his sire Star Turn and looked more like a stallion letting down for the season than a 2-year-old making his career debut over 1000m at the Sunshine Coast.

New SW Star Turn -Megastar Heart All Heart in Oxlade Stakes

The 2023 NZB Ready To Run Sale topper, Megastar Heart, made another repayment when opening his stakes account with an incredibly courageous performance in Saturday's Listed SEN Oxlade Stakes (1300m) at Eagle Farm.

NZB Ready To Run Sale Sale-Topper Breaks Maiden at Canterbury

Narrowly defeated at his career debut at Kembla on April 27, the 2-year-old Star Turn colt Megastar Heart went one better in the Golden Mile @ Darley Hcp (1400m) at Canterbury.

Widden Pounce for $1.15million G1 Winner Startantes

The Robert Heathcote stable have had a lot of success with the progeny of top producer Funtantes and the best of her four winners is Group I Tatts Tiara winner Startantes, who was snapped up by Widden Stud for $1.15million at the Inglis Chairman’s Sale on Thursday.

Vinery Stud Announce 2024 Fees

Hawaii Five Oh is an exciting newcomer to Vinery Stud’s seven-strong roster and breeders will be pleased to know that there have been no service fee increases to the line-up this year.

NZB Ready to Run 2YO Star Turn Filly Wins on Debut

Victorian trainer Dominic Sutton has made a strong start to his training career highlighted by a pair of two-year-olds sourced from New Zealand.

Current Runners Accepted

Tuesday, July 16
Ballarat Synthetic Race 8 - 1100m Benchmark 58
Banana Split (ex: Larapineta) Tnr: Tony Williams Rdr: Sarah McDonough
Ballarat Synthetic Race 8 - 1100m Benchmark 58
Starlacca (ex: Malacca Cane) Tnr: Shane Nichols Rdr: Koby Jennings
Newcastle Race 5 - 1400m Benchmark 64
Doola Teela (ex: Lonhtime) Tnr: Gary Nickson Rdr: Alysha Collett
Wednesday, July 17
Doomben Race 8 - 1650m Class 2
Toolatemate (ex: Poste Restante) Tnr: Scott Morrisey Rdr:
Gawler Race 4 - 1506m Maiden
Stargent (ex: Letmedowngently) Tnr: Chris Bieg Rdr: Dylan Caboche
Gawler Race 6 - 1709m Restricted 58
Flyway (ex: Secretary Bird) Tnr: Chris Bieg Rdr: Jake Toeroek
Gawler Race 8 - 1506m Class 1
Global Turn (ex: Global Network) Tnr: Phillip Stokes Rdr: Caitlin Jones
Pinjarra Scarpside Race 1 - 1000m Rst 0 Met Win-LY
Cher (ex: Suzebabe) Tnr: Mitchell Pateman Rdr: Brad Parnham
Thursday, July 18
Grafton Race 5 - 1175m Open
Star Ambition (ex: Divergence) Tnr: Toby Edmonds Rdr: James Orman
Thursday, July 18
Cranbourne Race 4 - 1600m Maiden 0
Star Ruler (ex: Ruling Queen)
Tnr: Nathan Dunn
Friday, July 19
Ipswich Race 1 - 1700m Benchmark 65 0
Toolatemate (ex: Poste Restante)
Tnr: Scott Morrisey
Ipswich Race 6 - 800m Maiden 0
Arteluce (ex: Light Bulb Moment)
Tnr: Taryn Churchill
Mildura Race 4 - 1200m Benchmark 64 0
True Nobility (ex: Hemingway Rules)
Tnr: Peter Chow
Tamworth Race 6 - 1000m Maiden 0
Starsarise (ex: Rock Me Baby)
Tnr: Brett Cavanough
Saturday, July 20
Eagle Farm Race 6 - 1200m Class 3 0
Eagle Hawk Star (ex: Sunset Coast)
Tnr: Stephen Lee
Eagle Farm Race 9 - 1200m Open 0
Star Ambition (ex: Divergence)
Tnr: Toby Edmonds
Gold Coast Poly Race 1 - 1200m Benchmark 65 0
Lady Shotgun (ex: Sawn Off Shotgun)
Tnr: Angela Plumb
Gold Coast Poly Race 7 - 1200m Benchmark 68 0
Lady Shotgun (ex: Sawn Off Shotgun)
Tnr: Angela Plumb
Morphettville Parks Race 6 - 1550m Benchmark 64 0
Global Turn (ex: Global Network)
Tnr: Phillip Stokes
Morphettville Parks Race 8 - 1250m Restricted 64 0
Our Shining Star (ex: Chamois Princess)
Tnr: R and C Jolly
Rosehill Race 2 - 1100m Open 0
Shezanalister (ex: Filomena's Grace)
Tnr: Bjorn Baker
Wyong Race 3 - 1200m Class 1 0
Star Diesel (ex: Miss Danzka)
Tnr: Joseph Pride

Sales

AUSTRALIA

Sold
Average
Median
Top
2024
48
$84,625
$50,000
$360,000
2023
56
$55,799.11
$27,000
$440,000

Top Sales

2022 ex Naantali(NZ)
$360,000
2022 ex Joyful Journey(AUS)
$280,000
2022 ex Hyannis Port(AUS)
$260,000
2022 ex Crystal Rock(AUS)
$240,000
2022 ex Highly Geared(AUS)
$230,000

Australia Yearling Stats

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Runners Today

Ballarat Synthetic
Race 8 Banana Split 5m ex: Larapineta
Race 8 Starlacca 3f ex: Malacca Cane
Newcastle
Race 5 Doola Teela 5m ex: Lonhtime
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Yesterday's Results

Australasian Distance Performance

All
Winners
Short <= 1200m
44%
68.7% - (287)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
24%
19.1% - (80)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
15%
8.6% - (36)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
10%
3.1% - (13)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
5.5%
0.2% - (1)
Long 2400m+
1.5%
0.2% - (1)

Top Nicks

Testa Rossa
12 wnrs , (1 sw) Saltaire
Northern Meteor
3 wnrs , (1 sw) Golden Monkey
Not A Single Doubt
3 wnrs , (1 sw) Miss Hipstar
Hinchinbrook
2 wnrs , (1 sw) Cordyceps Six
Easy Rocking
1 wnrs , (1 sw) Startantes
Flying Spur
1 wnrs , (1 sw) Me Me Lagarde
Foxwedge
1 wnrs , (1 sw) Megastar Heart
Street Cry
1 wnrs , (1 sw) Alsephina
More Than Ready
6 wnrs Protostar
Exceed And Excel
5 wnrs Beads

Race Record

At 2
1st - Simplicity Funeral Pierro Plte (1100)
2nd - Ladbrokes B. Diamond Prel-C&G (1100) Gr.3
3rd - Antler Luggage Kirkham Plate (1000)
At 3
1st - Schillaci Stakes (1100) Gr.2
1st - Smithfield Rsl San Domenico (1100) Gr.3
2nd - Mta Run To The Rose (1200) Gr.2
3rd - Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200) Gr.1
3rd - Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000) Gr.1
3rd - Lexus Newmarket Hcp (1200) Gr.1
3rd - Keogh Homes William Reid Stks (1200) Gr.1

Fee History

2023-$27,500 , 2022-$27,500 , 2021-$16,500 , 2020-$16,500 , 2019-$22,000 , 2018-$22,000 , 2017-$22,000

Sons of Star Witness at Stud in Australasia