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.

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...


Sooboog and Thronum Give Snitzel A Stakes Double

10-Aug-2016

Like Sooboog, Thronum has a powerful female line in his background, a factor partly accounting for his $300,000 price when breeder Highgrove Stud, Queensland, offered the son of Snitzel at..Read More...


Thronum Wins Listed Rosebud

10-Aug-2016

At Royal Randwick in Sydney, Arrowfield Stud's Gr1-winning high profile stallion Snitzel (Redoute's Choice-Snippets' Lass, by Snippets) added a black-type success when 3YO colt Thronum (Snitzel-Helena..Read More...


2016 Sires' Produce Stakes result - Attention stands-up to be counted

15-Jun-2016

Attention stamped himself as a genuine Group I contender whilst odds-on favourite Souchez missed a place after bombing the start in an action-packed Group II Sires' Produce Stakes (1350m) at Doomb..Read More...


No Return For Macarthur But Highgrove Happy

15-Jun-2016

Ron Gilbert would be the first to admit that breeding racehorses can have its ‘moments’. Gilbert’s Highgrove Stud is one of most successful producers of elite thoroughbreds in Qu..Read More...



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