News About: Hunter Thoroughbred Breeders Association

Samaready set for rematch with Pierro in Golden Rose

Samaready set for rematch with Pierro in Golden Rose

17 Jul, 2012

Blue Diamond winner Samaready is on track for a rematch with Golden Slipper winner Pierro when the pair clash in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 15.

Both youngsters are back in work and the Golden Rose will be an early Spring highlight leading into the much anticipated Melbourne …

Hunter Valley Breeding Industry Fears Gas Project

Hunter Valley Breeding Industry Fears Gas Project

4 Jul, 2011

The Hunter Valley Thoroughbred Industry is unhappy about a planned coal seam gas exploration in the area, fearing it will ruin the water supply.

Coal seams in the Upper and Lower Hunter Valley will be targeted by gas companies, where many breeding stables are located.

Members of the racing industry have stressed that previous coal …