success of Blackall Park
due not only to Daley
in equal part to the wonderful group of mares that came originally from
Alec McIntosh. Most of these mares were by Balmoral
Boy . From these mares
daughters have been retained which are now producing performing horses
of even higher quality . Also more recently some well known performing
mares have been introduced including several wonderful thoroughbreds.
a huge 17hh+
grey mare from the trotting mare Meltonia. She was owned by Alec
McIntosh and ridden by Jack Patten. She had enormous jumping ability
but was inclined to break into a
trot when approaching five foot
so she would usually jump clear. She did not have a long
career but retired to stud and produced several of the best
showjumping broodmares ever in this country.
- 1973 (
mare by Rowston Major) B Grade jumper, ridden by Jack and
Princess - 1974 (mare
by Balmoral Boy) A grade showjumper, dam of Warlord
Countess - 1975 (mare
by Balmoral Boy) Outstanding C Grade showjumper and 3 day eventer.
Blue - 1977 (gelding
by Balmoral Boy) 17.2hh grey showjumper, showed great ability, but
had a very short career.
Bravo - 1980 (colt
by Balmoral Boy) retained as a colt. Bravo sired some outstanding foals
as a young stallion, including the wonderful eventer Sweet
Inspiration owned and ridden by Marni Hammersley from WA. He
then disappeared into obscurity for twenty
being purchased by David and Dolly Joyce and used at stud
over a limited number of mares. Bravo has
also been used
at Blackall Park over the outstanding filly Blackall Park Matilda to
produce Blackall Park Colombia (filly born 2/11/2007)
attractive grey mare that was shown as a hack and also competed to B
Grade level showjumping. Retired to stud she produced the following,
performed eventing gelding by Balmoral Boy, owned and ridden by Marni
Hammersley. Winner of 2 star Gawler 3DE in 1996
talented B Grade showjumper by Balmoral Boy, campaigned in
Australia by Susie Crane then exported to Korea
filly by Balmoral Boy injured as a three year old, retained at
stud at Blackall Park, producer of eleven top quality foals to date.
magnificent 17.2hh showjumper. She competed to the highest level
herself, and then retired to stud at Blackall Park. All of her progeny
have been by Daley K and
Crystal - 1991 A
grade showjumper,campaigned by Melissa Froesch. Blue Crystal was then
by Copabella Warmblood Stud and has produced several
Act - 1992 B
grade showjumper owned and ridden by Melissa Froesch, since sold to
- 1994 A
grade showjumper owned by Anne and Doug Garner and ridden by
Olympian Jeff Bloomfield
II - 1996 Outstanding
showjumper winner of five consecutive World Cup Qualifiers. World
Finalist Las Vegas 2007 ridden by Olympian
Final - 1999 Purchased
initially by Melissa Froesch, later sold on to The Oaks Sporthorses for
extremely talented 3DE horse and showjumper. After completing her
competitive career she was retained at Blackall Park stud.
Park Chablis -
1992 Filly by Daley K, a
eventer then bought back by Blackall Park for stud duties. Her first
foal by Caracas was sold to Kristy Bruhn.
- 1993 Filly
by Wotan K. Trained by Rob Clay, a successful dressage
with superb movement now retired to stud
Wizard - 1995 Tall
17.2 gelding , outstanding dressage horse and eventer most
recently campaigned by Seamus Marwood
Scottish Star was
by the Victorian Police force and purchased by Alec McIntosh in 1982.
She was a successful show-hack, and B grade showjumper. Initially she
was put to Balmoral Boy and later
to Daley K .
Interestingly her three daughters retained at
Park have produced 22 foals to date, of which 20 were
By Balmoral Boy
By Daley K
Duchess - 1985 B
grade showjumper then retired to stud at Blackall Park
Bill - 1987 B
grade showjumper exported to Korea
Girl - 1988 retained
at Stud at Blackall Park
- 1989 successful
dressage gelding in Victoria, owned by Sally Iliffe
Ice - 1992 Talented
dressage gelding who competed at FEI Level with Fiona
Daisy - 1994 retained
at Stud at Blackall Park
Park Donald -
1990 successful showjumper
- 1995 outstanding
dressage horse, winner of 2000 WA Young Horse of the Year
campaigned due to injury. She is a full sister to Balmoral Rose highly
talented showjumper exported to Korea, and also the very good eventer
Best Tradition, winner of the Gawler two star 3DE in
1996. Balmoral Beauty is currently at stud at
and has so far produced eight high quality foals. Students
of breeding will note that she goes back to the same grand dam as the
highly successful World Cup finalist Warlord II
Park Athos - 1998 gelding by Daley K. An
outstanding horse campaigned impressively by Kate Fleischer.
Purchased by the Mouser family in 2009 and now performing well for
filly by Daley K. Showed outstanding ability as a
Showjumper. Owned and ridden by Kelly Lees, Reached B Grade.
Currently owned by Kane and Bonnie Lamperd.
- 2002 filly by Daley K Very
attractive filly sold in
2003 gelding by Daley K. Very promising
horse, showjumping impressively with Kelly Lees.
Darius - 2005 colt by
Daley K sold
to Grant Hughes. An outstanding individual. First foals born in 2009
are outstanding. Darius was exported to Japan after a short showjumping
Park Bellarina - 2007 filly
by Daley k born 29/9/07. Showing great ability showjumpping with
Park Twist - 2008 colt by Daley K born 26/10/08.
High quality colt retained at Blackall Park for stud purposes.
Park Mississippi - 2009 filly by
Daley K born 1/10/09. To be retained at Blackall Park for
- Blackall Park Day Tripper - 2010 gelding by
Daley K born 5/9/10. Sold to Martin and Georgina Alomes.
- Blackall Park Chinkapook -
gelding by Daley K born 11/9/2011, sold to Tori Mitton for
Park Piaf - 2013 filly by Blackall Park Kokomo
born 25/9/2013 - sold to Kristy Bruhn.
(Balmoral Boy/Blomfield's Gypsy)
a full sister
to well known eventer Balmoral Fox. She is the dam of numerous foals
notable for their temperament, ability and size.
Park Odessy -
1991 whereabouts unknown.
Beaujolais - 1992 successful dressage mare in
owned by Cheryl Houben.
Park Ghandi -
1993 (changed name) showjumping in the USA.
Fox - 1994
very big horse showjumped successfully
Park Pogo - 1998 sustained
an injury as a foal and was retained at Blackall Park for
showjumping. Pogo has shown considerable ability under
riders. He has also become invaluable as a companion horse for young
horses and breakers.
Park Atlantis - 1999 A
grade showjumper ridden and
owned by Grant Hughes. Atlantis has won many Grand Prix events and is
rarely unplaced at this level.
Honey - 2000 a
very impressive A Grader owned by Leeson Sirret and
ridden by Des Gleason. Wild Honey recently placed
first start at World Cup level.
Candy - 2001 very
attractive filly foal purchased by Tina Fielding. Broken in and given
basic dressage and jumping training. Then produced a stunning filly
foal by Stedinger, now back in work.
Park Melody -
2002 purchased by Fay Felmingham for showjumping.
2003 sold to Olympian Russell Johnstone.
(Balmoral Boy/Scottish Star)
level in showjumping and then retired to stud at Blackall
- Cool K
- 2000 extremely
talented showjumper ridden by Jamie Grant. Competed to World Cup
2002 purchased initially by Melissa Froesch and later
sold on to Jason Anderson.
(Balmoral Boy/Scottish Star)
been at stud
from a young age and produced 7 outstanding colt foals.
Park Napoleon -
1993 extremely talented showjumping horse retired due to
1994 A grade showjumper owned and ridden by
then sold to Japan.
Park Jamieson -
1995 talented dressage and jumping horse sold to
- Orlando -
as a colt to SA Police for breeding
1997 A Grade showjumper owned and ridden by
then sold to Japan
- Emmaville Decoy -
by Grant Hughes and later sold on to a dressage rider.
Park Winchester -
2000 extremely good type purchased
for showjumping by Martin Alomes
(Balmoral Boy/Scottish Star)
stud from a young age, and ranked among our best brood mares.
1997 gelding, recently started
competing at World Cup level with
Park Silverton -
1999 mare, talented showjumper, owned
originally by Robert Lamb,
now going very well for Ally Lamb.
Park New York
- 2001 outstanding colt foal, sold to Nicky
Lodge Limerick -
2002 Successful at World Cup
level with Tom McDermott.
- Blackall Park Kentucky - 2007
29/11/2007. Sold in April 2009 to Martin Alomes.
(Balmoral Boy/Our Apache)
stud from a young age and established herself as a leading
Park Karnival -
1997 outstanding dressage mare,owned and trained by Kathy
Kindler, currently ridden by very young rider with great
Park Granada -
sold in 2002 to Teresa Comerford of Pakenham. A tall
attractive mare, she commenced her breeding career
2008, and produced a filly foal in 2009 to Valhalla, Des Russell's
imported Dutch warmblood stallion. Granada is an outstanding
individual showing exceptional
Blue - 2000 very
promising young showjumper owned by Ann and Doug Garner. Winner of the
5yo section of Jumping with the stars at Weribee. Ridden initially
by Olympian Jeff Bloomfield. Purchased in August 2009 by Tom
Park Poem - 2002 one
of the most promising horses bred at Blackall Park. Sadly, Poem was
injured as a young mare and retired to stud. Her
first foal was a filly by Mr Blue born in 2006, (Rhapsody in Blue). Her
born 2008, is also a filly by Renegade Z, (Blackall Park Rap)
and her third foal born 2010, another filly
Mr Blue (Blackall Park Blue Moon) Poem died in 2011 from
twisted bowel, she
Park D'Artagnan -
outstanding colt sold to eventer Chris
Height. D'artagnan gelded after covering a small number of
D'artagnan although smaller than his siblings has become a
successful eventer to three star level. He is also a talented
Park Miss Money Penny -
2005 sold to Lisa Jurkiewicz in
canberra originally then later resold. Very successful and reliable
- Blackall Park Peru - 2007 filly
19/9/2007 Broken in by Grant Hughes. Peru is currently owned
the Grant family in Melbourne and is becoming a valued team member
showing the typical showjumping ability of all of her
Park Jive - 2008
colt born 17/11/2008. Broken in at Blackall Park, then
by Teresa Comerford. Jive has exceptional movement and has achieved
impressive dressage results from his early competitions. (photo)
- Blackall Park Lucy from the Sky -
filly by Valhalla III born 14/11/2010. This beautiful filly has been
purchased by Makayla Wood and is destined for a career in
eventing. She is a tall filly who greatly impressed us at
Blackall Park when we broke her in.
- Blackall Park Tooleybuc - 2011
colt by Daley K born 5/12/2011. Purchased for eventing by
- Blackall Park Ravel - 2013 colt
by Blackall Park Kokomo born 22/10/2013
(Balmoral Boy/Unknown TB)
of our best brood mares. Each year her foal was in the top three for
the year. All of her foals have exceptional temperament, they are all
big, have great jumping ability and movement, and are extremely
trainable. Her off-spring include:
Park Sox - 1991 exceptional
showjumper started by Susie Cantwell, sold to Grant Hughes and then
sent to Japan where he bacame a successful World Cup
Park Moet - 1992 very
promising dressage mare now at stud.
Park Dima - 1994 now
at stud at Blackall Park.
Park Fox - 1996 promising
showjumper trained and ridden by Grant Hughes then sold to USA
Park Willow -
1998 particularly attractive mare, showed
movement, now retired to stud
1999 beautiful moving big horse, showjumped
(Balmoral Boy/unknown TB mare)
with the most spectacular movement.
(Ashleigh Brigadier/Gumbungi Lass)
Park Fontaine -
1993 well known and highly successful dressage
Victoria, and recently sold interstate where she is continuing to
Wind - 1998 outstanding
big horse. Winner of champion showhunter at both Melbourne
Adelaide and Sydney
Royal Shows. His most recent success being the 2008 Garryowen trophy at
the 2008 Royal Melbourne Show. This highly prestigious event
never before been won by a warmblood horse. Warwind has been
ridden in all his show successes by Shae Hanger who has owned him from
an early age. Warwind was recently hailed as possibly the most
successful show horse ever.
wonderful foals by Daley K and one by Balmoral Boy. This lovely mare
has common ancestry to Ashleigh
II - 1991 FEI
level dressage horse owned and trained by Vivian Axton
- 1993 FEI
level dressage horse trained and ridden by Rob Clay
- 1994 Initially
at stud with Tonimbuk Equestrian Park, then later sold on.
(Triple Knight /Love Bug)
Silent Echo was
talented showjumper. She was formerly named Rosie, and was started by
Poss Otton from Bega. She was purchased by Blackall Park in 1997,
and has so far produced seven outstanding
K - 1999 Very
big horse showed great promise with the Morrison family , and
sold on to Lucy Gunn who has had great success with him.
Park Windsor -
2000 particularly attractive filly injured an eye and
Park Boston -
2001 Finer type, tall athletic gelding. Boston is now
performing well in showjumping for Queensland owners.
Distinction - 2003 attractive filly sold to
Park Clementine -
2004 currently owned and ridden by Josie Laver,
and is showing great promise as an eventer.
Park Atlas - 2005
- athletic, attractive
to the Crosbie family in Canberra.
- Blackall Park Bolivia - 2007 filly
22/9/07, sold to Nicky Meredith Aug 09.
(At Leisure/Wickham Belle)
produced four foals to date
Park Clancy -
1999 elegant fine type. A hack
quality horse with
outstanding temperament and trainability.
Park Montana -
2001 filly foal, sold in 2004 to Kim Jacobson.
Park Lyric - 2002 attractive filly recently changed hands
to a dressage
home in Sydney
- Blackall Park
Margot - 2006 retained
at Blackall Park for stud purposes.
a successful racehorse, and dam of winners before being
Park Misty -
1991 brilliant smaller C grade mare
prominence by the Butcher twins in Sydney
Bordeaux - 1992
by Balmoral Boy. Stong gelding injured early in his career.
Park Monroe -
1993 Beautiful mare owned by Andrea Sellers. Retired to
produced an outstanding colt by Trak, now being prepared for
showjumping by Damien Kiss.
Park Zambesi -
1994 campaigned by Damien Kiss. A brilliant
Grade in 18 months, then sold to America.
we called her)
was a particularly attracticve TB mare. She had a successful career as
a show hack before producing five quality foals by Daley
Park Gadaffi -
1993 successful B Grade
- Mad Max
- 1994 successful
showjumper, sold on for eventing
Park Savannah -
1996 began brilliantly as a showjumper then
Park Rose - 1998 lovely
natured mare sold to Shan Snookal for dressage
Park Jo-Jo - 1999 very pretty filly sold to Shane Simpson
Alchemy Rose had
but spectacular jumping career. After one months training from going
over her first pole on the ground, she competed for just two months
before a serious ''leg in the fence" injury ended her career. In that
time she amassed 11 jumping points.
- Blackall Park Elusive -
2003 filly sold to Bridget Cross. Recently sold to a
Victorian home and is
very well for her young rider.
Park Roxy -
2004 filly sold to the Crosbie family in
Canberra and has
Park Surprise -
2005 Particulary talented mare, sold to the
Grant family in 2013.
- Blackall Park Texas - 2007 colt
29/9/2007. Sold to Kane and Bonnie Lamperd.
(Stirling Liberty/Laguna lady)
one of three
mares by Stirling Liberty to be used at stud at Blackall
Park. She is a full
sister to Rebecca Crack's very good showjumping mare GEC Diamonds Are
Forever. To date she has produced ten foals of the highest quality.
All of her foals have great size, with excellent
movement and temperament.
2001 gelding sold to Grant Hughes
Park Khe San
- 2003 filly sold to Brendan O'Brien
- 2004 filly
retained at Blackall Park,
produced filly by
Balmoral Bravo in 2007, colt foal by Renegade Z in 2008.
was brought back into work, and has recently been sold to the
Parker family fron Canberra.
Park Kate -
2006 Sold at Tonimbuk auction 18/4/2009 to Katie
- Blackall Park Brazil - 2007 filly
23/10/2007, sold to the Crosbie family from Canberra.
Park Charleston - 2008
filly born 7/10/2008
- Blackall Park Kokomo - 2009
colt by Warlord II. born 28/12/2009
- Blackall Park Rocky Raccoon - 2010
colt by Daley K born 1/12/2010
Park Woomelang - 2011 colt by
Blackall Park Twist born 1/12/2011
Park Wilton - 2012 colt by
Blackall Park Twist born 26/11/2012
- Blackall Park Bernstein - 2013
colt by Blackall park Twist born 11/11/2013
Black Springs was
talented mare campaigned by Damien Kiss. She quickly pointed up to C
looked certain to go on. Sadly she suffered a hock injury which ended
her career. She is related through her dam to the legendary Souvenir.
Black Springs dam Norma was by Souva Sails a son of Souvenir. Also by
Souva Sails is the well known Gippsland mare Snowy River
Park Ebony - 2003 black filly by Ego Gauss.
Owned and ridden by
Angela Cooke in Canberra, she is currently in training for
Park Einstein -
2004 gelding by Daley K. Outstanding type, sold
Park Comet - 2005 gelding by Daley K, recently sold to
family in Canberra.
- Blackall Park Colorado - 2007 colt
7/10/2007 Sold at Tonimbuk auction 18/4/09
Park Tango - 2008
colt born 9/10/2008
Park Missouri - 2009 filly born
(Stirling Liberty/ Balmoral Jill)
2006 from Candice Gartung. First foal by Mayfield
Pzazz, arrived safely. (Pzazz story)
(Daley K/Balmoral Jess)
broken in at
Blackall Park and started by Susie Crane. She showed the same ability
as her brothers BP Sox , BP Fox, and BP Boots however sadly
suffered a tendon injury in the paddock while spelling and was retired
to stud. To date she has produced five foals of the highest
(Daley K/Balmoral Jess)
is the fifth foal
from Balmoral Jess, and showed similar ability to her highly successful
siblings. She was sold as a yearling from Blackall Park, and has been
leased back for breeding. She was trained for dressage by owner Kellie
Walsh, and quickly established herself as one of the most promising
dressage prospects in our area. Kellie was unable to continue
with Willow due to family committments, hence her availability for
(Daley K/Loose Play)
Park Warsaw -
2000 filly by Trak
sold to Wesley and Trisha Joyce. Had a filly foal (Poland -
then commenced a showjumping career, and rapidly made a name for
herself, currently B Grade. Recently commenced her World Cup
Career, winner of a part one class at Adelaide Show 2011.
(Daley K/Balmoral Lucy)
ability and movement as an unbroken 2yo. She was broken in, and greatly
impressed with her rideability and intelligence. Sadly she
suffered and injury and was retired to stud. We expect Poem to become
one of our elite mares, as she carries the best of our bloodlines. Both
first foal a filly by Mr
Blue (pedigree), and her second foal, also a filly by Renegade Z
are certain to attract
(Daley K/Stirling Lady)
opinion one of our best types to date. She has superb movement, is
tall, quiet, trainable and particularly attractive. She was broken in
as a two and a half year old after being put in foal to Balmoral
Filly foal arrived
safely. Her second foal to Renegade
also arrived safely. Matilda resumed work under
and has recently been sold to the Parker family from
Canberra. She has established herself as a talented
K / Balmoral Countess)
was sold to Kelly Walsh in 1995 and began a very successful career in
eventing. After some notable wins and placings she was sold to
Frederick Davidson who enjoyed riding her for ten years. After
suffering a tendon injury she was bought back by Blackall Park for stud
duties and produced a high quality filly in 2011 by Caracas.
Event riders will note that Chablis is full sister to War Wizard an
outstanding horse that perormed well at 3DE level for Seamus Marwood.
an injury as a foal and was not broken in. She is an exceptionally
quiet mare, very nice type whom we are confident will become a valuable
brood mare. All of her foals so far are outstanding.
(Unknown Clydesdale / TB Mare)
May is a nice type of Clydie TB cross. She is full sister to a very
good showjumper that was A Grade by 7yo. She was originally purchased
to be a surragate mother for embryo transfer, but was not required for
that purpose so has been used at stud.
Too is a very quiet TB mare. So far she has had two foals, both of
which have her calm temperament and are excellent types.
(Renegade Z / Blackall Park Poem)
Park Rap is an outstanding mare. She was broken in at Blackall Park,
and then spelled and put in foal. After this she returned to work and
commenced her dressage and showjumping training. Her first
filly is outstanding. Rap was brought back into work after her foal was
weaned and showed great promise as an Eventer and
Showjumper. After some great performances with Kate Fleischer
was sold to the Doake family from Canberra and will be ridden by Tori.
(Zegna / Lullaby Time)
Sweet Swing is a typey Thoroughbred. She is delightful to handle and
has so far produced two very nice colt foals for us.
- Blackall Park Tutchewop - 2011
colt born 10/12/2011 (by Blackall Park Twist) Renamed Sweet Twist now owned by Kate Peel.
- Blackall Park Mitchell - 2012
colt foal born 20/11/12 (by Blackall Park Twist)
- Blackall Park Rum - 2014
colt foal born 1/11/2014 (by Blackall Park Revolution)
- Colt foal - 2015 (by Blackall Park Twist) now owned by Kate Peel.
(Daley K / Peggy Sue)
Obsession is one of our top mares. She is a superb type and
shown exceptional jumping ability. She is full sister to David
Boulton's very well performed Special K now jumping at World Cup
(Inspiration / VP Kiatta)
Voo Doo is a particularly nice type of black Warmblood mare. She was
aquired from the Victoria Police stud. She was an established troop
horse for some years before being retired. She has the distinction of
being the last mare to have a foal by Daley K.
- Blackall Park Dawson - 2012
colt born 12/12/2012 (by Daley K) Sold to Grant Hughes, retained as colt. - The last foal ever by Daley K.
- Blackall Park Gershwin - 2013 colt
born 22/12/2013 (by Blackall Park Kokomo) died 2015
- Blackall Park Schnapps - 2014 colt (by Blackall Park Revolution)
- Blackall Park Ontario - 2015 colt (by Blackall Park Twist)
(Mayfield Pzazz / Blackall Park Astra)
Argentina is a nice grey mare that was bred at Blackall Park. She was
started in Dressage and Jumping and then put in foal. She produced a
particularly high quality colt foal in 2011, and then returned to work.
She has since been sold on to and event rider, and is pleasing her new
(Daley K / Alchemy Rose)
Surprise is one of four outstanding foals from Alchemy Rose, a highly
talented showjumper. She produced one filly foal at Blackall Park and
then returned to work. She was sold in 2013 to a showjumping family for
young riders, and is performing well.
(Trak / VP Perenna)
Veronica is a black ex police mare. She was a troop mare for some years
before being retired, and was then aquired by Blackall Park. She
produced a nice filly foal in 2011 and was then sold on in foal.
(Select Prince / Aqua Reef)
Maroney is an outstanding type of TB mare. She is tall and athletic.
She was a very useful mare herself, and has now bred two outstanding
foals by Daley K
- Blackall Park Bolero - 2008
colt born 31/8/2008 (by Daley K) Sold to the Williams family
DK - 2009 filly (by Daley K) Bred by
Susan Aantjes and sold to Matt Tulloch.
Kamikazi Kitty is a nice type of TB mare, with a
very pleasant nature.
Park San Tropez is one of only two horses by her sire V'Tropez (by
Galoubet) in Australia. She is a spectacular black mare with great
jumping ability when free schooled. She was broken in as a two and a
half year old, and went in foal as a three year old. She will
return to work after her 2013 foal is weaned and be tried for
showjumping. We have high expectations for her.
a particularly good type of TB. She is tall and strong with an
excellent pedigree for showjumping being closely related to
Park Chopin - 2013 colt born 14/10/2013 by
Blackall Park Kokomo - Sold to Kristy Bruhn
- Blackall Park Alberta - 2015 flly (by Blackall Park Twist)
is another very good type of TB mare introduced to our mare herd in
recent years. She is a compact type with obvious strength. She also has
a pleasant nature and a great constitution. Several of our best
showjumpers in the past have come from mares just like her,
eg. Blackall Park Zambezi and Blackall Park Coloe
- Blackall Park Schumann - 2013
colt born 11/10/2013 (by Blackall Park Twist)
Park Bacardi - 2014 colt foal born
22/10/2014 (by Blackall Park Twist)
- Blackall Park Toronto - 2015 colt foal (by Blackall Park Twist)