Chesnut201116.0½ hh (1.63 m)
Distance won over: 7f. – 12f.
Galileo - Ouija Board
Fee for 2018: €35,000

Brilliant racehorse, dual Derby winner & top-class 2yo

“Australia powered through his toughest test to date with brutal ease, adding the Juddmonte International to his expanding seasonal haul of Group 1s in an impressive display of both speed and class.” Racing Post, 21st Aug 2014

An exceptional pedigree…

“The son of champion sire Galileo out of multiple Group 1-winner and Oaks heroine Ouija Board, Australia was bred to be a champion” Racing Post, 11 Oct 2014

"a great buy for €35,000" Bill Oppenheim

"I have loved the horses by Australia, they have really impressed me" Tom Goff of Blanford Bloodstock,

His first crop yearlings sold for €610,000, €585,000, €585,000, €465,000, €445,000, €430,000, €410,000, €410,000 etc.

First crop 2YO's already include...

  • Beyond Reason - dual winner including the G3 Prix Perfections at Deauville for trainer Charlie Appleby and Godolphin. She will now be targeted at the G1 Prix Marcel Boussac.
  • Aussie View - stylish 3½-length novice stakes winner for Mark Johnston at Doncaster.
  • Broome - made all to win his maiden in impressive style for Aidan O'Brien.