Latest News from Patrick G Carey Racing Stables

Predictable Purrpussful!

Predictable Purrpussful!

Nov 10, 2016

Purrpussful proved that she is very particular about jockeys and racetracks on Tuesday 8th November, with a gutsy win at Mornington in the Bayside Auto Group Handicap.  This was Purrpussful's third win, and her career statistics are now a creditable 3 wins, 3 seconds and a ...

Dan bowls them over at Ararat

Dan bowls them over at Ararat

Nov 07, 2016

Stable favourite Dan Zephyr turned in a typical tough performance at Ararat on Sunday 6th November to win the Programmed China Bowl Hcp over 1300m.   Favourite son Rhys McLeod timed his run to absolute perfection, and Dan showed that he has still got all of his ...

Timely win for Wintonia

Timely win for Wintonia

Nov 07, 2016

Domesday mare Wintonia scored her second career win at Sale on Friday 4th November, in the Star Hotel Handicap over 2219m.  Ridden a treat by Patrick Moloney, Wintonia was strong through the line to win by 1.5 lengths.  This win is the result of plenty of patience ...

Florida Keys

Florida Keys

Oct 24, 2016

It was an excellent day for all owners of Florida Keys (Sebring/Thirty Rock), winner of the MBH Racing fillies and mares maiden at Mornington on Friday 21st October.  A graduate of the 2015 Sydney Easter Yearling Sales, this was Florida Key's fourth start, and a well judged ...

Open Day

Open Day

Sep 27, 2016

We would like to thank all our owners, their families and some new clients who came along to enjoy our annual Open Day where we showcased our Yearlings (now 2 years old).Thankfully the weather was very kind to us and we were delighted to have over 100 people at our ...

News from the nursery

News from the nursery

Sep 26, 2016

Last week a very pretty full sister to Taylah's Secret (Reset - Secret Cove) was born at Rosemont Stud, and as you can see she looks absolutely gorgeous in our featured photo.  It is very early to start thinking of a name for her, but surely there is really only one option ...

Success breeds success

Success breeds success

Sep 12, 2016

This photo is of a very special yearling, a striking bay colt out of our 2013 QTC Oaks winner GONDOKORO (NZ), by Gr1 winner CROWDED HOUSE (GB) outstanding winner of the Gr1 Racing Post Trophy as a 2 year old.  GONDOKORO was incredibly tough and brave as a racehorse, ...

Welcoming a new year

Welcoming a new year

Aug 01, 2016

Firstly, a big Happy Birthday to all our equine friends on 1st August - the birthday of all horses bred in the southern hemisphere, and the start of a new racing year.Congratulations to Pat on achieving a total of 23 wins over the past year, in the process earning over $1m prize ...

Strong win for Spur On Gold

Strong win for Spur On Gold

May 10, 2016

There were big smiles all round at Flemington on Saturday 7th May, with the win of Spur on Gold in the VRC Member Effie Condovrakis handicap over 2000m.  Owners Teresa Poon and David Kobritz hosted a delegation from the Australian Chinese Jockey Club at the Flemington ...

Sikeleli Afrika wins at Bendigo

Sikeleli Afrika wins at Bendigo

May 09, 2016

Sikeleli Afrika (Street Cry/Dancing) broke through for her maiden win at Bendigo on 6th May, in the Jayco Maiden Plate over 1600m.  This was her first start this preparation, and a terrific ride from Michael Dee saw her win by an impressive 5 lengths being eased down on the ...

Bonnie Lassie Kilts

Bonnie Lassie Kilts

Apr 28, 2016

A big congratulations to all connections of Kilts (Super Saver/Pleats) who broke through to win her maiden at Cranbourne on Friday 22nd April at her fifth start.  Owners Cathy, Peter, Jenny, Steve, Mike and Pat and the Two Bells syndicate are all long-term and loyal ...

Hot off the press!  Pierro filly purchased by Patrick G Carey Racing Stables

Hot off the press! Pierro filly purchased by Patrick G Carey Racing Stables

Apr 07, 2016

We are excited to announce that we have been the successful bidders for Lot 422 at the Easter Yearling Sales, a quality brown (almost black) filly by champion racehorse and first season sire PIERRO out of a REDOUTE'S CHOICE mare. Pierro filly, Lot 422 Easter Yearling ...

Sydney Yearling Sales

Sydney Yearling Sales

Apr 04, 2016

Pat and Cheryl are attending the Sydney Easter yearling sales this week, hoping to bring home another couple of potential champions to join the Epsom Lodge Team 2016. All of the premier studs and thoroughbred nurseries are represented, including Musk Creek Farm of Flinders ...

Dan Zephyr eyes black-type win

Dan Zephyr eyes black-type win

Mar 29, 2016

Luke Sheehan - @LukeDSheehan, courtesy racing.com, image: Tom Pollock Mornington trainer Pat Carey said there's a bit left in the tank of five-year-old Dan Zephyr yet, ahead of the Danbird gelding's run in the Listed Hareeba Stakes (1200m) on Saturday. The son of ...

Wintonia is a Winner!

Wintonia is a Winner!

Mar 10, 2016

Congratulations are warmly offered to the connections of Wintonia (Domesday/Coupe), headed by our good friend and long time client John Sweeney.  This is Wintonia's first win at her seventh start, and is a just reward for the patience shown by her owners and trainer.It was ...

Melbourne Premier sales review

Melbourne Premier sales review

Mar 01, 2016

This was without a doubt the most exciting Melbourne Premier Sales in recent memory, with some outstanding horses offerered for sale and buyer confidence at a high.  Record sale prices were achieved, with Pat buying Lot 47, a magnificent Fastnet Rock filly on day one for ...

Future Queen of the Turf for Pat Carey Racing Stables

Future Queen of the Turf for Pat Carey Racing Stables

Feb 29, 2016

28 February, 2016.               Luke Sheehan - racing.comMornington trainer Pat Carey was the early eye-catcher at the Inglis Premier Yearling Sale at Oaklands, buying a Fastnet Rock filly for a record-breaking $675,000.The filly, out of ...

Third win in a row for Dan Zephyr and P G CAREY

Third win in a row for Dan Zephyr and P G CAREY

Feb 20, 2016

Dan Zephyr achieved his third successive metropolitan win in the Ascot Racecourse Trophy at Flemington.  Michael Dee did a great job overcoming an awkward start to place the horse in the box seat, timing his run to the minute to score a 2 ...

Carey plots further triumphs at sales as he misses city double

Carey plots further triumphs at sales as he misses city double

Feb 09, 2016

  Trainer Pat Carey is almost never absent whenever he has a runner at the races. But after Saturday's spectacular day of success,  when the Mornington handler left his wife, Cheryl, in charge of proceedings, Carey might consider spending a few more ...

Lass win caps Carey family affair

Lass win caps Carey family affair

Feb 07, 2016

6 February, 2016               Luke Sheehan,               racing.com Trainer Pat Carey was the toast of Caulfield on Saturday - even though he wasn't in the ...

It's a Dams Double!

It's a Dams Double!

Feb 06, 2016

It was a most unusual running double at Caulfield today with the winners of race 6 and race 7 (Dan Zephyr and Shakespearean Lass) both out of the same mare - Eliza Dream. Eliza Dream was trained by Pat for Colin Purss and partners, and she won 3 races including 1 in the ...

Abolish triumphs at Mornington

Abolish triumphs at Mornington

Feb 05, 2016

Three year old filly Abolish (Equiano/Anna Dana) delivered on the promise she has always shown with a determined win in the Browns Sawdust and Shavings maiden plate at Mornington yesterday.  Abolish did not do it easy at any stage, becoming stirred up in the mounting ...

Dan is the Man!

Dan is the Man!

Jan 30, 2016

The ever-reliable Dan Zephyr had a great day at Flemington today, winning the Kyle Smith Handicap thanks to a great ride by apprentice Michael Dee. Pat paid tribute to the patience of Dan Zephyr's owners and breeders who kept the faith with the horse during his early ...

A Happy Australia Day for All I Survey

A Happy Australia Day for All I Survey

Jan 26, 2016

Congratulations to all connections of All I Survey, comfortable winner of theshark.com.au Plate at Caulfield today.  Trained to the minute by Pat Carey and ridden to perfection by apprentice Michael Dee, the big son of Domesday settled back in the field today and relaxed ...