Sepoy’s half-sister, Necklace (Eavesdropper/Watchful), was Johan Victoire’s best of the morning.
The kiwi import and NZ 2000 Guineas victor, Ugo Foscolo has touched down in AUS & arrived to Tulloch Lodge.
Ahead of his run on Saturday at Warwick Farm, Arbeitsam (Snitzel/Workhard) was Steve O’Halloran’s best of the morning.
Magic Millions is upon us again and is one of the most exciting times of the racing calendar.
Josh Parr’s best of the morning was 2YO colt French Tune (Your Song/De Puivert).
Our first daughter of wonder-horse Frankel, the two year old filly Woman (Frankel/More Joyous), is rapidly gaining confidence.
Hussterical (Beneteau/Hussterics) was apprentice Rachel King's best of the morning.
Hualalai (Street Cry/Aloha) has come out of his impressive debut trial in terrific order and on Thursday he put in a solid gallop over 600m.
Listed winner Thronum (Snitzel/Helena's Secret) is back better than ever
Heavily featured in ANZ Bloodstock News ahead of a big weekend of runners.
Fabrizio (High Chaparral/Desina) is in superb form leading into the Group 2 Villiers Stakes this Saturday
It was great to have Mary Ellet from Godolphin Flying Start on placement with the team for the last four weeks.
It was a big weekend of runners with two maiden wins and a 2 from 2 winner in Serena Bay.
Group 2 winner Scarlet Rain (Manhattan Rain/Double Ranga) looked very sharp when working over 1000m.
It was a successful weekend for the stables with three winners and only 2.2 lengths in the way of another three wins.
Arbeitsam (Snitzel/Workhard) has come through his debut win in great order.
The Bull heads to Rosehill Saturday where he will again be very tough to beat.
My dear friend Angela Belle McSweeney is running for the board of the ATC - the only woman amongst 12 men!
Sebrarian heads to Gosford on Wednesday for his first up run over 1100m.
The Melbourne Spring Carnival is done and dusted for another year and my gosh, was it a success!
What is harder… winning a Melbourne Cup or winning three undercard races on Melbourne Cup day?
It all started at 10.40am. Some people might have been just rolling out of bed after a good Cup eve out, while others would have been lining up at Flemington from 7.30am.
What a terrific day for the GWR & ABR team on Melbourne Cup day with five winners & two nail biting seconds across NSW & VIC.
Excess Knowledge heads south for the Moonee Valley Gold Cup on Saturday before his ultimate assignment, the Melbourne Cup.
Fabrizio was at his best again on Saturday.
“This colt has a great shoulder, a strong hind end with real athleticism. He is the image of his illustrious father.”
The Peter Pan Opportunity Committee are holding their Summer Fashion Fair at Club Rose Bay in aid of Barnardos Australia.
El Divino is entered for the Listed Brian Crowley Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
I love making history and breaking records and that is what just happened at Caulfield on Saturday.
Recap of Global Glamour's Group 1 glory in the Flight Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday ?? ??
Recap of Global Glamour's Group 1 glory in the Flight Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday
The question I am asked regularly is ‘Gai… do you punt?’ Well the answer is no. I once did...
The Metropolitan is a magnificent race; it has been a great race for 150 years and it is the race where Gai Waterhouse has enjoyed the most success.
It was very sad last week to hear about the sad passing of the gun sire Stratum. I have often described Stratum as one of the most underrated and affordable sires.
In 1865 the Epsom Handicap, the famous spring mile was run in Sydney for the first time.
A lot of horses are technically ‘well bred’ and one stallion currently at stud in Australia who is brilliantly bred as Manhattan Rain.
In Warwick Hobson’s legendary book Racing’s All-Time Greats, Hobson lists Carbine as the best thoroughbred Australia has ever seen. Hobson was not wrong!
While analysing the Inglis Easter Yearling Sale catalogue, one particular pedigree brought a smile to my face.
The son of High Chaparral, Ecuador features on the front cover of the newest edition!
The gorgeous & hugely talented daughter of Encosta De Lago makes the front cover of the latest Gai's Gazette, and rightly so!
I can't believe we are up to the 23rd edition of Gai's Gazette. Thanks to everyone for their support and if you haven't already, subscribe here!
Please enjoy the newest edition of Gai's Gazette Nov/Dec 2015
A happy reminder that spring is finally here!
If you thought Winter is here and not much happens in the racing arena - think again!
Gai's Gazette is newly associated with the Southern Highlands most sought after magazine, Highlife. Subscribe now!
2014 is nearly over and what a year it has been! Christmas is only weeks away, then onto the Magic Millions to start the 2015 year off with a bang.
A few shots from Trackwork and the 2YO Official trials.
A few from the track, jump outs, trials and the bull ring.