News About: Gerry Harvey

Royal Descent Retired From Racing

Royal Descent Retired From Racing

2 Feb, 2016

Consistent mare Royal Descent has been retired from racing after suffering a mild tendon strain.

Royal Descent scored the biggest win of her racing career to date in the 2013 Australian Oaks. Photo by Steve Hart

Royal Descent was included in the nominations for the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) that were released last week …

Turnbull Stakes To Decide Target For Royal Descent

Turnbull Stakes To Decide Target For Royal Descent

22 Sep, 2015

Royal Descent is set to have her next race start in the 2015 Turnbull Stakes at Flemington on October 4 and the Group 1 event will decide where she heads for the remainder of the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival.

Royal Descent could head to the 2015 Caulfield Cup if she performs well in the Turnbull …

Telepathic To Make Australian Racing Debut In Rough Habit Plate

Telepathic To Make Australian Racing Debut In Rough Habit Plate

8 May, 2014

Lightly-raced filly Telepathic is set to make her Australian racing debut in the 2014 Rough Habit Plate at Doomben on Saturday.

Donna Logan is hoping that Telepathic can replicate the success in Australia of 2014 Australian Oaks winner Rising Romance. Photo by: Steve Hart

Telepathic earnt herself a trip to Australia by recording two straight …

Velrosso Denies Phelan Ready In Magic Millions Cup

Velrosso Denies Phelan Ready In Magic Millions Cup

11 Jan, 2014

Chris Waller-trained Velrosso denied a fast-finishing Phelan Ready his first win for almost four years in the Magic Millions Cup (1400m) at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Velrosso survived a late charge from veteran gelding Phelan Ready to win the Magic Millions Cup at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Phelan Ready …

No Cox Plate as Reliable Man Sold to Stud

No Cox Plate as Reliable Man Sold to Stud

27 Jun, 2013

The slim hopes that classy import Reliable Man could race in the Cox Plate have been dashed after a stud deal was officially finalised for the dual-hemisphere Group 1 winner today.

Reliable Man has been sold to New Zealand's Westbury Stud. Photo by: Steve Hart.

New Zealand’s Westbury Stud, owned by Gerry Harvey, have purchased …

All Too Hard future as shuttle stallion

All Too Hard future as shuttle stallion

17 Dec, 2012

A successful overseas campaign would enhance the prospects for future shuttle stallion All Too Hard after the Group 1 winning three year old was sold in a package for a reported $25 million over the weekend.

Black Caviar’s senior part owner Neil Werret joined forces with Magic Millions boss and Vinery Stud director Gerry Harvey …

All Too Hard Sold

All Too Hard Sold

15 Dec, 2012

It is believed Nathan Tinkler’s Patinack Farm operation have lost their number one racehorse with glamour colt All Too Hard reportedly sold in a package deal worth $30 million.

All Too Hard has reportedly been sold in a deal worth $30 million. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Fairfax Media broke the news on Friday …

Freedman and Rogerson heading to scone with lady lynette

Freedman and Rogerson heading to scone with lady lynette

17 May, 2012

The new training combination of Lee Freedman and Graeme Rogerson will be heading to Scone on Saturday in search of their first winner together when they saddle up top class race mare Lady Lynette.

The winner of fourteen races and over $1m in prizemoney, Lady Lynette was purchased by Gerry Harvey for $270,000 and handed …

Magic Millions’ world first incentive for women

Magic Millions’ world first incentive for women

20 Nov, 2011

Magic Millions have launched a world first with a women’s only incentive scheme to coincide with the running of the 2013 Magic Millions 2YO Classic.

The race will carry a $500,000 bonus to be shared by the first four horses past the post that are wholly owned or leased by women.

Those horses don’t have …

Unwanted Absalon The One That Got Away

Unwanted Absalon The One That Got Away

14 Jun, 2011

Absalon has become the latest ‘unwanted’ horse to win a black type race when he crossed the line first in yesterday’s Listed Dalrello Stakes at Doomben.

Now racing for Jason McLachlan, the talented colt is owned by prolific racehorse owner Gerry Harvey.

He was set to be sold at the Magic Millions sale in 2010 …