A Stellar Weekend For Star Turn, One Of Australia’s Best Stallions in 2024

Star Turn is one of Australia's leading sires for winners to runners and consistently throws top quality racehorses like Megastar Heart, Startantes, etc. Kurrinda Bloodstocks offers the exciting opportunity to get involved in this exciting son of Star Turn

New SW Star Turn -Megastar Heart All Heart in Oxlade Stakes

The 2023 NZB Ready To Run Sale topper by Star Turn, Megastar Heart, made another repayment when opening his stakes account with an incredibly courageous performance in Saturday’s Listed SEN Oxlade Stakes (1300m) at Eagle Farm.

A sea of red and yellow (image Grant Courtney)A sea of red and yellow as the son of Star Turn Megastar Heart gets the win.

James McDonald travelled four wide the trip on the son of Star Turn, who refused to yield to the I Am Invincible colt Embassy for a hard-fought win by a head.

The winner’s stablemate Depth Of Character(Deep Field) was two and a quarter lengths back in third behind the son of Star Turn.

Sensationally backed, Megastar Heart the son of Star Turn advances his record to two wins and a second from four starts for Annabel Neasham, who said she is hopeful the colt will remain in  Australia.

“He’s a beautiful colt by Star Turn, and I just have to persuade his owner to keep him in Australia for another year before whisking him off to Hong Kong,” Neasham said.

“The Son of Star Turn still quite green, and we thought there’d be something to follow up. We left it up to James and he felt there was not enough speed to go back so he conceded to being three-wide if he had to be and still managed to look like he’d tuck in and get a bit of cover.

“I think he’s a really nice colt, the son of Star Turn and he’ll be better again next year. He’s just very natural. I’ll be interested to see what James says because he’s obviously ridden a lot of the nice ones.

“I’d say this is well up there with one of the nicest two-year-olds I’ve had.”

Bred by Dr Ian Duckworth and consigned by Fairview Park Stud to the 2023 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale, Megastar Heart, the son of Star Turn was a $120,000 purchase for Solari Bloodstock.


Exciting prospect (image Grant Courtney)Exciting prospect Megastar Heart a son of Star Turn.

Reoffered by KB Bloodstock to the 2023 NZB Ready To Run Sale, the son of Star Turn made a sales-topping $825,000 to the bid of Hong Kong-based Pato Leung.

The son of Star Turn is the first live foal of the winning Foxwedge mare Commonwealth.

A $250,000 yearling, Commonwealth is out of the Canny Lad mare Our Pride And Joy, a half-sister to 4-time Group 1 winner  Criterion, Group 1 Doomben Cup winner Comin’ Through, Group II BTC Cup winner Varenna Miss, and Listed winner Silently.


A $120,000 Inglis Classic yearling, Megastar Heart sold for a sale-topping $825,000 at the NZB Ready To Run SaleA $120,000 Inglis Classic yearling by Star Turn, Megastar Heart sold for a sale-topping $825,000 at the NZB Ready To Run Sale

Commonwealth has a yearling filly by Anders that sold for $30,000 at the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale. She was covered by Hitotsu last spring, having missed to Saxon Warrior in 2022.

Megastar Heart is the eighth stakes-winner for Star Turn, who stands for the forthcoming season at Vinery Stud for $27,500.

Race Result – SEN Oxlade Stakes LR 1300m

Eagle Farm Track: Good(4) Time: 1:16.12
Megastar Heart

– 2c Star Turn (AUS) x Commonwealth (AUS) (Foxwedge (AUS))

Tnr: Annabel Neasham Rdr: J B Mc Donald 57
Star TurnStar Turn

NZB Ready To Run Sale $825,000

Seller: KB Bloodstock
Buyer: Mr. Pato Leung

Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $120,000

Seller: Fairview Park Stud, Grose Wold
Buyer: Solari Bloodstock

– 2c I Am Invincible (AUS) x Dendee (AUS) (Denman (AUS))

Tnr: P & P Snowden Rdr: B Shinn 57
I Am InvincibleI Am Invincible


MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $625,000

Seller: Yarraman Park Stud, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Buyer: China Horse Club/Newgate/Go/Trilogy
Depth Of Character

– 2c Deep Field (AUS) x Caricature (NZ) (Power (GB))

Tnr: Annabel Neasham Rdr: Tom Sherry 57

MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $180,000

Seller: The Chase, Sutton Forest, NSW
Buyer: Annabel Neasham Racing Pty Ltd

– 2c Tassort (AUS) x Black Mink (AUS) (Lonhro (AUS))

Tnr: Clinton Taylor Rdr: Justin P Stanley 57

– 2f Brutal (NZ) x Nais Ko (AUS) (Exceed And Excel (AUS))

Tnr: Jason Warren Rdr: L Currie 55
Don’t Forget Jack

– 2g Headwater (AUS) x Innishbeg (AUS) (Lonhro (AUS))

Tnr: S C Jones Rdr: R Hutchings 57

– 2f Toronado (IRE) x Lyuba (AUS) (Turffontein (AUS))

Tnr: Michael Freedman Rdr: J R Collett 55
Territory Ash

– 2f Territories (IRE) x Shamardani (AUS) (Shamardal (USA))

Tnr: L F Birchley Rdr: R Dolan 55
Peace Centre

– 2c Written Tycoon (AUS) x Fundamentalist (AUS) (Not A Single Doubt (AUS))

Tnr: A & S Freedman Rdr: Craig Williams 57
Silva ‘N’ Suave

– 2g D’argento (AUS) x My Word (AUS) (Viscount (AUS))

Tnr: A J Edmonds Rdr: V Duric 57
Heavenly Impact

– 2c Harry Angel (IRE) x Striking Meteor (AUS) (Northern Meteor (AUS))

Tnr: Marcus Wilson Rdr: James Orman 57
Astra Star

– 2g Cosmic Force (AUS) x Al Nova (AUS) (Al Samer (AUS))

Tnr: G R Green Rdr: Leslie Tilley 57

– 2f American Pharoah (USA) x Second Time Lucky (NZ) (Any Suggestion (AUS))

Tnr: T J Gollan Rdr: Tommy Berry 55

– 2f Snitzel (AUS) x Donna’s Appeal (AUS) (Carnegie (IRE))

Tnr: D L Freedman Rdr: M J Dee 55


2013 Star Witness (Starcraft) x Golden Delicious (Made Of Gold)

star turn

Highest winners to runners strike rate of Australia’s top 50 stallions this season (7.7% higher than nearest rival Frankel) … sire of 16 stakes horses including Champion Group 1 winner Startantes, Alsephina, Cordyceps Six, Golden Monkey etc. … 2023 yearlings sold up to $440k – 17.6 times service fee … massive 73% winners to runners strike rate.

THE HIGHEST WINNERS TO RUNNERS STRIKE RATE ACROSS AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND THIS SEASON. In Australia he struck at 7.7% higher than his nearest rival, Frankel.

Sire of 16 Stakes horses, with just 3 crops racing.

2023 yearlings sold up to $440,000 – 17.6 times service fee.


Massive 72% winners to runners strike rate already.

Electrifying sprinter – won the 1100m Goup 2 MRC Schillaci Stakes in 1:02:89.

Son of multiple Group 1 winner STAR WITNESS.

From 5-time Stakes winning sprinter GOLDEN DELICIOUS.

Powerhouse sprinter and the only 3yo colt of his generation to measure up to weight for age Gr.1 racing in the Autumn.

An excellent outcross option, with full books in all six seasons at stud so far. 

STAR TURN had the highest 2yo winning strike rate of all Australian sires in 2020-21, at better than 46%, which was 11% higher than Snitzel. 

Star turn another exciting 2yo

Star Ambition is a clone of his sire Star Turn and looked more like a stallion letting down for the season than a 2-year-old making his career debut over 1000m at the Sunshine Coast.

Ridden by James Orman for Toby Edmonds, the odds-on favourite was made to work to find the lead from an outside barrier but found enough down the straight to repel the challenge of the talented Spirit Of Boom gelding King Spirit by a half-length.

Gerry Harvey bred the winner by Star Turn and runner-up and came through the Baramul Stud draft at the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale.

Though the margin was narrow, Toby Edmonds is confident Star Ambition by Star Turn has better days ahead.

“He paraded quite big and gross, and it’s always the sixty-four million dollar question how fit you have them first up,” Edmonds said.

“He comes off a fairly quick preparation. He has had a couple of trials with not much work between.

Drawing that barrier was a bit of a worry, and we had to use him a lot. He has plenty of speed, but drawing soft would have been better.

“He is my best two-year-old. The season has not been that great, but we have won a few 2-year-old races.

“He is a horse that could progress and will improve quite sharply. “

Star Ambition a $140,000 Magic Millions yearlingStar Ambition a $140,000 Magic Millions yearling by Star Turn.

The strapping chestnut by Star Turn is the second winner from as many to race for the Big Brown (USA) mare Divergence.

The winner of two and placed seven times in a 17-start career, Divergence has a yearling filly by Pariah that failed to make her $15,000 reserve at the Adelaide Magic Millions.

After foaling an Exceedance colt last spring, Divergence revisited Star Turn.

The Vinery Stud stallion enjoyed a wonderful weekend with his 2-year-old after Megastar Heart captured the Listed Oxlade Stakes at Eagle Farm.

Star Turn racehorse shares opportunity:

Kurrinda Bloodstock presents a thrilling opportunity to get involved in the world of horse racing with an exciting Star Turn colt, one of Australia’s most promising sires.

Star Turn has been making waves in the racing world, consistently producing winners and showcasing impressive progeny on the track. Here’s why investing with Kurrinda Bloodstock in this colt is such an enticing prospect:

  1. Proven Success of Star Turn: Star Turn has been in exceptional form recently, establishing himself as a leading sire in Australia. His offspring have demonstrated speed, stamina, and a competitive edge on the racetrack, making them highly sought after by racing enthusiasts and breeders alike.
  2. Affordable Ownership: Kurrinda Bloodstock offers affordable shares in this Star Turn colt, making ownership accessible to a wider audience. This allows passionate individuals to experience the thrill of racehorse ownership without the high costs typically associated with buying and maintaining a racehorse independently.
  3. Trusted Syndication with Kurrinda Bloodstock: Kurrinda Bloodstock has built a strong reputation as a reliable syndicator in the industry. Their expertise and track record in managing syndicates ensure that investors receive professional management and transparent communication throughout the ownership experience.
  4. Excitement and Thrill of Ownership: Owning a racehorse with Kurrinda Bloodstock brings an unparalleled sense of excitement. Investors can follow their horse’s journey from training to race day, experiencing the highs of victory and the anticipation of each race. It’s a unique opportunity to be directly involved in the sport of kings.
  5. Potential for Return on Investment: While not guaranteed, successful racehorses can generate returns through prize money and potential breeding opportunities in the future. Kurrinda Bloodstock’s selection of the Star Turn colt indicates confidence in the colt’s racing potential, offering investors a chance to share in possible financial rewards.
  6. Networking and Social Benefits: Racehorse ownership also opens doors to a vibrant social network within the racing community. It’s a chance to connect with fellow enthusiasts, trainers, jockeys, and breeders, creating lasting relationships built around a shared passion for horses and racing.

In summary, partnering with Kurrinda Bloodstock in the ownership of a Star Turn colt not only taps into the current success of an esteemed stallion but also provides a gateway to the exhilarating world of horse racing.

With affordable shares and professional syndication, this opportunity is designed to maximize enjoyment and potential returns for all involved.

Why get involved in a Star Turn with Kurrinda Bloodstock:

Choosing Kurrinda Bloodstock for your racehorse shares offers several compelling reasons that make them a standout option in the competitive world of racehorse syndication:

  1. Proven Track Record: Kurrinda Bloodstock has established a strong reputation based on their track record of success. They have a history of selecting quality racehorses and managing syndicates effectively, ensuring that investors have the best possible chance of enjoying success on the racetrack.
  2. Expertise and Experience: The team at Kurrinda Bloodstock brings a wealth of expertise and experience to the table. From identifying promising young horses to managing their training and racing careers, their knowledge of the industry is invaluable for ensuring that your investment is in capable hands.
  3. Transparent Communication: Transparency is key to Kurrinda Bloodstock’s approach. They prioritize open and clear communication with their shareholders, providing regular updates on the progress of horses, upcoming race plans, and financial aspects. This transparency builds trust and keeps investors well-informed throughout their ownership journey.
  4. Affordable Ownership Options: Kurrinda Bloodstock understands that racehorse ownership should be accessible to a wide range of enthusiasts. They offer affordable shares in their syndicates, making it possible for individuals to participate in the excitement of racehorse ownership without the burden of high costs associated with sole ownership.
  5. Professional Management: Managing a racehorse requires expertise in various aspects such as training, veterinary care, race planning, and financial management. Kurrinda Bloodstock excels in all these areas, ensuring that their horses receive top-notch care and attention to maximize their potential on the track.
  6. Networking Opportunities: Beyond the thrill of racehorse ownership, Kurrinda Bloodstock provides opportunities for investors to connect with others who share their passion for racing. This includes networking with fellow shareholders, trainers, jockeys, and industry professionals, enriching the overall ownership experience.
  7. Commitment to Success: Above all, Kurrinda Bloodstock is committed to the success and satisfaction of their shareholders. They strive to deliver an enjoyable and rewarding ownership experience by consistently aiming for excellence in horse selection, management, and performance.

In conclusion, choosing Kurrinda Bloodstock for your racehorse shares means aligning yourself with a trusted and experienced syndicator dedicated to maximizing the joy and potential returns of racehorse ownership.

Their proven track record, expertise, affordability, and commitment to transparency make them a standout choice in the competitive world of syndicated racing partnerships.

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Star Turn x Bleue Pepite

This colt is by the Group 1 producing sire Star Turn and out of the Fastnet Rock mare Bleue Pepite who has already produced top quality racehorses including the $400k earner and 6 time winner Ruban Bleu as well as 5 time winner La Defense.

She has done a great job at stud to date. Bleue Pepite is a half sister to the Group 3 winning mare Think Bleue.

This Colt is extremely well balanced and a showed a fantastic willing workmanlike attitude. He was well put together with plenty of scope.

He will be trained by recent $500k 2yo Magic Millions debutant winning training Chris Anderson out of his state of the art Eagle Farm, Brisbane facilities.

He is eligible for the Magic Millions race series as well as both the lucrative BOBS and QTIS bonus schemes.


Selection of High-Quality Horses like this Star Turn Colt

Kurrinda Bloodstock prides itself on its rigorous selection process for horses.

Their team of experienced professionals, including bloodstock agents and trainers, meticulously assess potential racehorses to ensure they meet the high standards required for success.

This involves evaluating pedigree, conformation, and potential, among other factors, to identify horses with the best chances of excelling on the track.

By focusing on quality rather than quantity, Kurrinda Bloodstock maximizes the potential for success and enjoyment for its syndicate members.

Their track record includes numerous successful horses that have performed well in various races, enhancing the appeal of investing in a Kurrinda syndicate.

Get in touch now to secure a share in this Star Turn colt:

Get in touch with Kurrinda Bloodstock now and turn your racehorse ownership dreams into reality! Whether you’re a seasoned enthusiast or new to the thrill of the track, our expert team is here to guide you every step of the way. With a passion for excellence and a commitment to quality, Kurrinda Bloodstock offers bespoke ownership opportunities tailored to your preferences.

Discover the excitement of racehorse ownership with us and embark on an unforgettable journey in the world of horse racing. Contact us today to start your adventure with Kurrinda Bloodstock and experience the thrill of the turf firsthand!

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Kurrinda Bloodstock a registered racehorse syndicator that goes above and beyond for their owners. A proven and trusted racehorse syndicator with over 48 years of experience and proven success to back it up, find your next winner with us
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