News

Highgrove has been in the headlines since its establishment in 1997 and here are just some of the articles that have been written around the world.

Quest set for success for Highgrove and Aquis

08-Oct-2019

Highgrove Stud's Ron Gilbert doesn't usually stay in the yearlings he sells but he made an exception when Aquis Farm wanted to keep the breeder involved with a More Than Ready (USA) colt called Global..Read More...


With a trio of Snitzels, including full siblings to Thronum and Summer Passage, Highgrove Stud from

09-Apr-2019

While pedigree and type are always to the fore at the Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale, it is often timing that plays the most significant role for Highgrove Stud owner, Ron Gilbert. H..Read More...


Colt Makes Price Look Even More Attractive

21-Dec-2018

Written by Paul Vettise; Featured on TDN A colt purchased for well under the expected asking looked sharp at Wednesday’s Canterbury trials when he ran the fastest time among the 2-year-..Read More...


THRONUM PLAYS FOR AUSTRALIA (AND STUD CAREER)

30-Jan-2018

Ask any yearling buyer what the toughest gig is and chances are that turning a colt into a commercial stallion prospect would sit at the top of the list. It’s not quite up there with wat..Read More...


Highgrove Stud amongst top Sydney yearling sale vendors

08-May-2017

A $700,000 colt topped the list for Westbrook's Highgrove Stud during a buoyant 2017 Australian Easter Yearling Sale at Sydney's Newmarket complex this week. The sale saw a record 17 yearlings..Read More...


Summer Passage wins Group 1 Sires' Produce

27-Mar-2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017 Snitzel's headline-making season continued on Thursday when his 2YO son Summer Passage stepped up from Listed success at Matamata last month to take out the $2..Read More...


Group 1 Glory for Summer Passage

23-Mar-2017

Highgrove Stud’s Ron Gilbert celebrated his third career Group 1 – and sire on fire Snitzel his 21st Stakes winner of the season – when 2YO Summer Passage won Thursday’s Sistem..Read More...


‘My favourite is a super colt by Exceed And Excel’

13-Mar-2017

How would you summarise your Easter Yearling Sale draft this year? And can you give us one lot to look out for? Ron Gilbert, owner of Highgrove Stud, replies... I’m consigning three colts..Read More...


Aquis To Buy Into Attention

13-Mar-2017

Queensland-based Aquis Farm has bought an interest and the stallion rights to the Peter and Paul Snowden-trained three-year-old Attention (Stratum). The Group Two-winning colt, who is set to con..Read More...


QUEENSLAND STUD ON A HIGH WITH EVACUATION

31-Aug-2016

Imposing three-year-old Evacuation promises to be the next big thing by veteran sire More Than Ready following his impressive metropolitan debut at Rosehill last Saturday. The Gai Waterhouse and Adri..Read More...



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