Karaka 2007 Summary

Redoubts Choice - Foxtrot 1 1 07.jpgKaraka Wrap Up

The NZB Karaka Sale 2007 for Little Avondale Stud will be remembered as the Best Ever – SO FAR! All their personal records along with budget predictions were well exceeded.


Top Priced Premier Filly
Redoutes Choice – Foxtrot $700,000 Robert Roulston Bloodstock

  • Ninth on Aggregate for Leading Vendors (only 10 yearlings) $2.39Million
  • Third in Premier Top 10 Vendors by Average $239K
  • Towkay average $163K
  • 80% exceeding $100k
  • 60% exceeding $200k

Top Price and New Record for Select Sale
No Excuse Needed – Cymbidium  $230,000 Michael Stedman Bloodstock

Check this link http://www.nzb.co.nz/sale_news.cfm?content_id=9679  A fantastic result from an enthusiastic client in Rob Tunnicliff who jointly owned this stunning colt with LA.

  •     Sixth on aggregate for Leading Vendors (only 7 yearlings) $805K
  •     First in Select Top 10 Vendors by Average $115K
  •     Towkay leading Sire by Average $82K
  •     57% exceeding $100K


Third on Leading Vendors by Average $187,931
Ninth Leading Vendors by Aggregate $3.195 million 

We’d like to say a personal thank-you to Buzz, Susie, our incredible team of girls Helen, Kate, Sarah, Jo, Emily, Lou, Sherah, Nynka, Linda, Stephanie, Anne and our stunning chef Kirsty. We’ve had wonderful support from everywhere and these results can only be achieved by a fabulous team.

And most of all we’d like to thank those that bought off us along with the underbidders and in the case of Rites of Spring filly – thank goodness for school holidays – where young Hamish Kelt assisted father Sam in the purchase of her!
See you all back at Karaka for the Carnival Sale 9th March.

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