Posts tagged "New Zealand Bloodstock"

More than 1200 yearlings on sale at Karaka

[28 January/Radio NZ] The first day of the annual Karaka bloodstock sales saw almost $11 million worth of yearlings sold, a very positive start to the week. This week, 1284 horses will go under the hammer, with 70 sold on day one at an average cost of $150,000. The highest priced horse on day one...

Further increases conclude Fantastic Karaka 2016

[31 January/ New Zealand Bloodstock Media Release] The recent Karaka 2016 Festival Sale has posted an increase in figures, completing a successful National Yearling Sales Series. The Festival Sale aggregate increased by around 7 percent to $3.02 million, while the average sale increased by 10 percent to $16,065. The clearance rate at this year’s event...

Brendon McCullum goes shopping at the Karaka horse sales

[24 January/ Stuff: Sport] Blackcap and Vermair Owner, Brendon McCullum is to buy two new horses at this year’s Karaka horse sales. Mr McCullum said it is great to support the New Zealand bloodstock industry as it is contributing millions to the economy. Mr McCullum added that the country’s horses are the best in the...