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Welcome to Australian Pacing Gold, Australia’s Leading Standardbred Yearling Sales Company. An industry leading Not-For-Profit that has been servicing the harness racing industry since 1989.

Welcome to Australian Pacing Gold, Australia’s Leading Standardbred Yearling Sales Company. An industry leading Not-For-Profit that has been servicing the harness racing industry since 1989.

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Australian Pacing Gold - News & Updates

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No drama! Soap Opera salutes

April 16, 2024|APG Gold Bullion, APG Race Series, Industry News|

Soap Opera, who finished a close second in last year’s the APG Gold Bullion Final as a two-year-old, proved a class above her rivals in the $50,000 three-year-old Final at Albion Park on Saturday night (April 13). A convincing heat winner one week earlier, Soap Opera was installed as the $1.75 favourite for the final. Second last with a round to go, the Warrawee Needy filly circled the entire field three-wide in the last [...]

Gold Bullion for ‘Bart’

April 15, 2024|APG Gold Bullion, APG Race Series, Industry News|

Chicago Bart, a $50,000 buy at the our Gold Coast sale in 2022, established himself as one of the best his age this season with a resounding success in the $50,000 APG Gold Bullion Final for three-year-old colts and geldings at Albion Park on Saturday night (April 13). Starting from the wide No. 6 gate, the colt was forced to work overtime in the early part before assuming control with 1200 meters left to [...]

Karnup Racing with a Hat Trick of Big Sales in Perth

March 8, 2024|APG Vendors, APG Yearling Sales|

What a huge weekend it was for Karnup Racing. Four horses made triple figures at the APG Perth Yearling Sale on Sunday and Karnup Racing sold three of them. Although Karnup Racing principals Trevor and Colleen Lindsay had already achieved so much, it must have felt like a milestone moment when their American Ideal – Anna Faye colt sold to leading trainer Justin Prentice for $160,000 early in the sale. Soon after, their American [...]

Over $500,000 spent on American Ideal Progeny at APG Perth

March 5, 2024|APG Yearling Sales, Industry News|

Champion US sire American Ideal may be gone but he was certainly not forgotten by WA buyers, who shelled out $543,500 for seven lots by the recently deceased stallion at the APG Perth Yearling Sale on Sunday – at an average of $77,000 per yearling. Leading trainer Justin Prentice paid top price of $160,000 for an impressive American Ideal colt from Christian Cullen mare Anna Faye. He also paid second top price of $130,000 [...]

Copper Lodge Primed for a Big Sale

March 2, 2024|APG Vendors, APG Yearling Sales|

One of Western Australia’s leading standardbred nurseries, Copper Lodge, is gearing up for what could be a lucrative Australian Pacing Gold Yearling Sale at Magic Millions, Middle Swan on Sunday. The Serpentine farm will offer a quality draft of 10 yearlings at the world class sales complex and farm principal Mike Howie can’t wait to see the culmination of his team’s hard work come to fruition in the sales ring. “I’ve got six fillies [...]

From the Heart of Bunbury to the Auction Ring

March 1, 2024|APG Vendors, APG Yearling Sales|

Wonnerup breeder Terry Ferguson is hoping the APG Perth Yearling Sale starts with a bang, when he presents a striking colt by boom sire Tall Dark Stranger as the first lot of the sale on March 3. The colt (Lot 401) is out of Northern Luck mare Ultimate Package and is a half-sister to WA Oaks winner Sports Package (1.56.9, $151K) and WA Diamond Classic victor Cimorene (1.55.9, $117K) from the family of his [...]

Stay Hungry Progeny on Display at Perth Sale

March 1, 2024|APG Vendors, APG Yearling Sales, Sire Information|

He was a two-year-old Breeders Crown Champion and was awarded the 2017 O'Brien Award for Two-Year-Old Pacing Colts/Geldings. at three won the Messenger and Cane Pace and banked $1,358,086 in prizemoney, now he is siring winners in both hemispheres. His name is Stay Hungry and at Gloucester Park, his son Louie Vee has had two starts for two wins and is a live chance in the $125,000 Sales Classic Final for two-year-old colts and [...]

Studs, Stallions, and Surprises

March 1, 2024|APG Vendors, APG Yearling Sales|

Allwood Stud manager Mick Holtham is one of the most respected studmasters and yearling handlers in Australasia but you might be interested to know, he fell into a harness racing career by accident. Holtham came to WA from New Zealand looking for work as an 18-year-old without any horse experience in the 1980s. “I thought I was applying for a job at a cattle farm but it turned out to be Adios Stud,” Holtham [...]

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