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APG & Combined Horse Transport Join Forces

07 August 2020


With the exceptional representation of weanlings, yearlings, broodmares and racing opportunities in the West, APG have secured a $500 Combined Horse Transport voucher for any horse purchased through the 2020 APG NATIONAL MIXED SALE, the total cost of transport from the Perth depot to Melbourne depot is $1100 including GST.

Combined Horse Transport is a leading horse transport company established in WA in 1983 and now with a base in Victoria as well, CHT is at the forefront of the transport industry, with the “MEGA ARK FLEET” as the most technically advanced vehicles and equipment in the country. In fact, CHT is the only Australian company to offer not only interstate road service, but domestic and international airfreight of horses, to destinations throughout the world.

They have dedicated years of research and experience into continually improving the welfare of animals in transit. With a thorough understanding of the logistics of Interstate & International livestock transport, our transport service for horses is designed to make sure that all horses enjoy total physical and mental comfort at every stage of their move.

Another force in the West is Allwood Stud, with 29 well bred mares there is plenty of opportunities to purchase some exciting prospects such as Lot 100 Nightwatch Lady, with this dam’s bloodlines of very talented mares including Summer Honey should throw a very nice foal by Follow The Stars, who stamps his offspring with his lovely temperament and solid conformation. Another exciting prospect would have to be Lot 90, Just Remarkable, first foal out of a very smart mare Smartest Remark (p,3,2:02.5; 1:58.3 $93,197 winner of Oaks Prelude & 2nd in WA Oaks Final) by Lis Mara USA. Just Remarkable is in foal to Rock N Roll World.

Rock N Roll World is a magnificent, athletic looking young sire with a massive future ahead of him in the Southern Hemisphere. It is to be noted that he is closely related to the North American superstars, Captaintreacherous at $22,000 (less discounts and is full and closed), American Ideal $11,000 (less discounts and is full and closed). Don’t forget Rock N Roll are all from the wonderful and truly famous U7 family.
The super-fast Rock N Roll World 1:48.3, who carries the title of having “The Golden Cross of the 21st Century”, is the son of the champion race mare and USA 2YO and 3YO Filly of the Year, Worldly Beauty 1:49.6 ($1,900,255). She also shares a 100% matched pedigree of Art Major and is the full sister to the dam of champion colt pacer and 2018 leading American sire Captaintreacherous 1:47.2 ($3,148,657).

 Now is the time to take advantage of buying a mare already in foal, all the hard work is done! These mares in foal could also offer you a Qbred or NSW Challenge ( conditions do apply).

 The activity levels at the 2020 APG NATIONAL MIXED SALE over the first two days have been described by some as being at world record pace. It’s a sentiment that looks hard to argue with after two stunning days of bidding activity. Even the critics are finding it difficult to remember the last time a sale of this nature has had so much interest this far from Sunday’s closing time.

 Those looking at TRADING UP during this sale need to register for this event at [Even the most active devoted APG clients still need to register as an online bidder] Please don’t make the mistake of thinking registration can happen on the sales weekend.  It’s imperative you are up and running with your credit in place within the next 24 hours

 --Please note APG is getting daily updates from key horse transporting companies on the most cost effective (and COVID 19 compliant) ways of moving new acquisitions.

 If you need any help to understand how to purchase from the 2020 APG National Sale or help with moving new purchases from this sale, please email Linda Graham at  or call her on 0428 955 998.