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01 Oct
2019
The Triple Crown is imminent

Hard to believe we’re in to October already.  It marks the end of the Cutting Futurity season and heralds the start of the Triple Crown of Campdrafting. Condamine Bell, Chinchilla Grandfather Clock and the Warwick Gold Cup. Bring it on. To get us started, here’s the Condamine Bell program.      

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01 Oct
2019
The Condamine Bell

Condamine’s claim to fame is the Condamine Bell so it is only fitting that their campdraft be named after it and that the trophy be a bell. The Condamine ‘Bullfrog’ cowbell was invented by a Condamine local blacksmith named Samuel William Jones in 1867-68. It was made from either a cross cut saw or pit […]

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01 Oct
2019
Great weekend for the Bonlac Gigolos

The Bonlac Gigolo‘s had a ripper of a weekend. Lealukas Call Me epitomises the success of the Landmark concept. Purchased as a 3yo by Clayton Durkin in 2016, he returned to Landmark in 2018 to win the Gelding Incentive with brother Will. At the weekend he won the Twin Hills Maiden with Clayton. Bulla Martha & […]

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01 Oct
2019
Proud Lil Pepto hitting his stride at the right time

Proud Lil Pepto​ is hitting his stride at just the right time. Straight off the back of his recent Ladies win with Mary Williams, he steps up again and wins the Open for Open at Illabo with Warwick Lawrence. [Rd 1 – 90 (24 63 4) | Final – 90 (23 63 4).] He’s proving […]

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01 Oct
2019
Another Conductor daughter joins successful Lawrence team.

What a weekend for Warwick Lawrence at Illabo, blue ribbons aplenty. Included in his wins was the Maiden A, which he won with his Conductor mare Hunter View Lyric Chic. Congratulations to Warwick & Fiona on their continuing success with their team of horses. Looking forward to seeing them during the Triple Crown.

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30 Sep
2019
Yelvertoft $6k Open Purse Goes to Playrio mare Mink Rio

The highest purse at Yelvertoft Draft went to the tightly contested Open…$30,000. Congratulations to Jaye Hall & her Playrio mare Mink Rio who won the $6,000 after a runoff (88,89,89). The Daleys Playrios again did the Halls proud: 🔷 Open (Jaye): Mink Rio 1st | Sayplay & Halls Poetic =4th (Ben) 🔷 Restricted Open (Jaye): Privilege 2nd after runoff (90,85) […]

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29 Sep
2019
Halls Brahmans continue to “Aim For Excellence”.

“It never rains but it pours!”  Too much, too little, trying times in Australia…again! This photo is a photo of hope, it shows resilience, resilience in stock, resilience in people and resilience in Australia. This is Madison Hall on the job helping mum Jaye wean the last of the Halls Brahmans‘ February flood survivors, it […]

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29 Sep
2019
When you’re on a roll you’re on a roll.

Congratulations Tom Wilson with your most recent success with Elvis, aka Playmore Roc N Roll (by Binnia Impressive Destiny) at the Northern Branch ASH Show. 🔷 Champion Juvenile Rider 🔷 Champion Juvenile Hack 🔷 1st Working 🔷 1st Overall juvenile Challenge 🔷 1st Overall Open Challenge Such a successful combination.

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27 Sep
2019
Success for the Conmans at Eumamurrin & Bollon

As everyone knows, the Hazelwood Conmans are consistent performers and it’s impossible to keep up with all their successes. But recent successes by the younger competitors at Eumamurrin are worthy of note. Congratulations to: 🔸 Jill Radke & Corella who won their 1st Juvenile. 🔸 Junior draft: 1st Mac Knudsen on Killbeggan Kimberley and 2nd Grace Radke […]

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24 Sep
2019
Playrios dominate Yaraka End of The Line Campdraft Leaderboard

Fantastic reports coming in about Yaraka End of The Line Campdraft.  Great cattle, great organisation, just a great draft, especially after not having run through 7 years of drought. Phenomenal results for the Daleys Playrios, including but not all: 🔷 Ladies (with Jaye): 1st – Eltorrio (90), 2nd – Privilege (89) 🔷 Maiden (with Ben): 1st – […]

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