Bird Sanctuary

Bird Sanctuary


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Sold for: $90,000

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Bird Sanctuary
Grand Lodge (USA) 1991
Biscay Bird (AUS) 1990
8 September 2001
Life no:
Scone 2337 NSW, Australia

This horse is being sold As Agent:

By: Attunga Stud

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:Yes
Covering sire: Starcraft (NZ) 2000
Date of last service:26 September 2010
Selling with a foal at foot:No

To be auctioned at:

2011 Australian Easter Broodmare Sale , Lot 328
Sydney, 12-14 Apr 2011
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Nandowra Road, Scone 2337 NSW, Australia

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  BIRD SANCTUARY (AUS) Bay filly 2001  

Grand Lodge
Chief's Crown Danzig Northern Dancer
Pas de Nom
Six Crowns Secretariat
Chris Evert
La Papagena Habitat Sir Gaylord
Little Hut
Magic Flute Tudor Melody
Biscay Bird
Bluebird Storm Bird Northern Dancer
South Ocean
Ivory Dawn Sir Ivor
Dusky Evening
Blooms Biscay Star Kingdom
Magic Symbol
Queen's Garden Mill Reef
Meadow Pipit

By GRAND LODGE (USA) (Ch. 1991) Stakes-winner; won 4 races and $939,124 Won Royal Ascot St James's Palace S. G1; sire of 63 SWs (12 G1) inc. Sinndar, Shogun Lodge, Freemason, Grand Couturier, Grandera, Indian Lodge, Hotel Grand, Shamdala, Queen's Logic, Ambulance, Grand Zulu, Lovelorn, Symboli Gran, Priors Lodge, Autumn Lodge, Crown Prosecutor, Heather, Chateau Istana, Sandmason, Grande Melody, Island House, Madeira Mist, Falaise, Burleigh, etc.; sire of the dams of 24 SWs (5 G1) Wall Street, Zipping, Joshua Tree, Toorak Toff, Strategic News, Lady of the Desert, Marching, Xtension, Graceful Anna, Charlie Farnsbarns, Queen of Queens, Blackball, Geegees Blackflash, Philario, Le Plunge, Strait of Mewsina, Big Audio, Freemusic, Kanzan, Royal Exchange, Karluv Most, Backgammon, Dissolved, Gait and SP

1st DAM

BISCAY BIRD, by Bluebird (USA). 1 win at 1600 m. and $4,570 in Australia. Half-sister to BLEVIC, Cymric. Dam of 12 foals, 8 raced, 5 winners-

UNIVERSAL PRINCE (1997 c by Scenic (IRE)). 7 wins 1200 to 2400 m. and $2,979,979 Won AJC AJC Derby G1, STC Rawson S. G1, STC Canterbury Guineas G1, AJC Spring Champion S. G1, Newcastle JC Spring S. G3. 2nd VRC Victoria Derby G1, STC BMW - H.E. Tancred S. G1, MRC Underwood S. G1, VRC Turnbull S. G2, MVRC AAMI Vase G2, STC Tulloch S. G2, STC 2 YO Conditions H. 3rd AJC Chipping Norton S. G1, VRC Craiglee S. G2.

UNIVERSAL QUEEN (2003 f by Scenic (IRE)). 5 wins at 1000, 1200 m. and $605,150 Won SAJC Robert Sangster S. G1, SAJC Yallambee Classic G2, VRC The Vanity G3, AJC Sweet Embrace S. G3. 2nd MRC W.W. Cockram S. G3, STC Men of League Charity Status Rosebud Quality. 3rd STC Escape to the Races H.

O'PERFECT ONE (2002 f by Danehill (USA)). 2 wins at 1400, 1550 m. and $75,563 Won AJC Dashing Eagle H., AJC CVD Cricket Club Maiden H. 2nd VRC Grand Scale H., STC Jacob's Creek Sparkling H., AJC Periloc H. 3rd MVRC Members Equity Bank H., AJC Lawler Partners Chartered Accountants H., STC Australian Bridal Show H., STC De Bortoli Windy Peak H. 4th Illawarra TC Keith F. Nolan Classic L.

EARTHWATCH (2005 c by Exceed and Excel). 2 wins at 1000, 1100 m. and $15,350 in Australia.

NORTHERN ARMY (1995 g by Pirate Army (USA)). 1 win at 1350 m. and $10,800 in Australia.

Razzia (1998 f by Scenic (IRE)). Placed at 1300 m. 3rd SAJC Alanbridge Stud - Beautiful Crown H.

Marokish (2000 f by Rory's Jester). Unraced. Dam of--

MARCELLUS. 1 win at 1400 m. and $10,605 in Australia.

Personal Service (2004 f by Zabeel (NZ)). Unraced.

Zambezi Queen (2008 f by Red Dazzler). Unraced.

Soft Landing (2006 f by Al Maher). Started once in Australia.

2nd DAM

BLOOMS, by Biscay. 1 win at 1200 m. at 2 and $3,480 in Australia. 3rd STC 2 YO Fillies Restricted H. Half-sister to ZEPHYR ISLE. Dam of 3 foals, all winners inc.-

BLEVIC (c by Scenic (IRE)). 8 wins 1200 to 2500 m. and $1,319,050 Won VRC Victoria Derby G1, VRC Sires' Produce S. G1, MVRC Alister Clark S. G2, MVRC Bill Stutt S. G2, SAJC Breeders' S. G2, MVRC AAMI Vase G3, VRC Craftsman H., VATC Westminster H. 2nd VRC Ascot Vale S. G2, VRC New Year at Flemington H. 3rd AJC AJC Australian Derby G1, VATC Caulfield Guineas G1, AJC Champagne S. G1, MVRC Manikato S. G1, AJC AJC Sires' Produce S. G1, VATC St George S. G2.

Cymric (g by Scenic (IRE)). 5 wins 1290 to 2200 m. and $57,045 Won AJC Atlantic H., STC Pick Six H., STC Russell Lea H. 3rd STC Winter H. L, STC Novotel Opal Cove Resort H., STC Metropolitan Poker Machine H.

3rd DAM

QUEEN'S GARDEN (IRE), by Mill Reef. Placed at 1 1/2 m. in Great Britain. Half-sister to MEADOWVILLE, NUTHATCH, Field Lady (dam of Play the Field) (grand-dam of CAPTAIN TEST, Al Megdam), Indoor Games (grand-dam of Country Lady) (third dam of Dawn Attack). Dam of 9 foals, 7 raced, 4 winners inc.-

ZEPHYR ISLE (c by Zephyr Zip (NZ)). 14 wins 1100 to 1820 m. and $287,000 Won Tattersalls Rc (qld) Bank of Queensland S. L, Tattersalls Rc (qld) Australia Post Cup, Tattersalls Rc (qld) Lambart Cup, QTC Gilshenan and Luton Plate H., QTC Luskin Star Welter H., QTC Sunstate Airlines H., QTC Right Formula H., BATC Orlando Gramps Welter H., BATC Jacobs Creek Chardonnay. 2nd BTC Le Gassick Col. Open H., QTC Guiness Australia H. 3rd QTC Thai Airways International H. L, QTC Easter Cup L, Tattersalls Rc (qld) Foster's Open H., QTC J Cadell-Garrick H.

REEF KING. 7 wins 1000 to 1200 m. and $107,930 Won AJC Australian Luxury Coach Travel H., AJC Richard Jones H. 2nd STC Acorn H., AJC FARM Smallgoods H., AJC Jack Hollebon H., AJC Conditions H. 3rd STC Conditions H., STC KFC Twister Series H., STC Gow's Heat Treatment H.

HORSE POWER. 2 wins at 1200, 1460 m. and $12,700 in Australia.

Bisqueen. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners inc.-

DON'T IMBIBE. 6 wins 1200 to 1500 m. and $132,920 Won SAJC Oriental Ruler 3 YO H., MVRC Qantas Class 5 H. 3rd MVRC Silver Bowl Series Final, VRC James Hardie Windows Quantum H.

4th DAM

MEADOW PIPIT, by Worden. 2 wins at 6, 9 f. and $1,530 Won Curragh Lee Plate, Leopardstown Dargle S. Half-sister to CAPTAIN'S WINGS, Sea Kestrel (dam of Derry Kestrel), Arise, Alauda (dam of MATUNO GOD). Dam of 13 foals, 10 raced, 6 winners-

MEADOWVILLE (c by Charlottesville). 5 wins at 1, 1 1/2 m. and $79,327 Won York Great Voltigeur S. G2, Newmarket Jockey Club S. G3, Newbury John Porter S. G3, Lingfield Derby Trial G3, Newmarket Wood Ditton S. 2nd Curragh Irish Sweeps Derby G1, Doncaster St Leger G1, Curragh Irish St Leger G1, Nantes Grand Prix de Nantes L. 3rd Newbury St Simon S. G2, Doncaster Doncaster Cup G3, Chester Chester Vase G3. 4th Deauville Grand Prix de Deauville G2.

NUTHATCH (c by Levmoss). 1 win at 1 1/4 m. and $24,540. Won Leopardstown Nijinsky S. G2. 2nd Curragh Ballymoss S. G3. 3rd Curragh Royal Whip S. G3. 4th Curragh Ballymoss S. G2, Sandown Henry II S. G3.

YOUNG PIP. 7 wins at 1 1/4 m., 10 1/4 f. and $28,873 Won Newmarket Exning H., Doncaster Town Moor H., Newmarket Turn of the Lands H., Newmarket Upend Maiden S. 2nd Doncaster Leger Way Hcap S., York York and Ainst H. 3rd York Crown Plus Two Apprentice Championship Final, Newmarket Qe2 Transatlantic H., York Falmouth H.

RIPIT. 2 wins at 1 1/4, 1 1/2 m. and $2,086 Won Phoenix Park Wicklow Apprentices H. 3rd Phoenix Park Howth S., Phoenix Park Rathangan Maiden S. Dam of 4 winners inc.--

LET IT RIP. 3 wins at 1200, 1400 m. and $31,341 Won Milano Premio Brusuglio, Milano Premio Feriolo, Milano Premio Lodi. 2nd Milano Premio Copreno. 3rd Milano Premio Zibido, Roma Premio Acqua Vergine.

KAMBLY. 1 win at 1800 m. at 2 and $10,310. Won Milano Premio Gera.

GALERIDA. 1 win at 6 f. at 2 and $1,569. Won Curragh Dunmurry S. Dam of 3 winners inc.-

GABBIADINI. 6 wins 6 f. to 1 m. and $80,662 Won York Jervaulx S. 2nd Newmarket Buckenham S., Sandown Surrey Racing H.

LULLULA. 1 win at 1 1/4 m. and $3,730. Won Phoenix Park Oxmantown Apprentice H. 4th Gowran Park Waterford Glass Nursery S. L.

SIMEAD. 2 wins at 9 1/4 f., 1 1/2 m. and $4,835 in Ireland 2nd Phoenix Park Blackrock Maiden Stakes, Leopardstown Three Rock H. 3rd Phoenix Park Miss Harp Lager S., Leopardstown Harvester Handicap, Curragh Flat Rath S.

Field Lady. Placed to 10 1/4 f. 2nd Doncaster Holsten Diat Pils Final H. 3rd Sandown Heath Row Maiden S. Dam of 6 winners inc.-

Play the Field (f by Try My Best). 2 wins at 8 1/2, 9 f. and $23,604 2nd Fair Grounds Pago Hop H. L. Producer.

BRITTLE. 3 wins 2000 to 2500 m. and $41,885 Won VRC Bfi Waste Systems H., VRC Melb Mid March Expo H., QTC Reg McCallum Maiden H. 2nd BATC Baguette Conditions H. 3rd VATC Bianco Lady H., QTC Emborough Maiden H. Dam of 6 winners inc.--

CAPTAIN TEST (g by Dehere (USA)). 8 wins 1000 to 2215 m. and $262,320 Won Tattersalls Rc (qld) Tattersall's Cup G3, STC Welter H., QTC J.W.P. Project Services H., QTC Daybreak Lover H., QTC Greenslopes Emergency Centre H. 2nd QTC Triple M's Homegrown Breakfast H., QTC C.H.R. Employment Services H. 4th Sunshine Coast TC Caloundra City Cup L, QTC Metropolitan H. L.

ANOOSH. 2 wins at 1350 m. and $7,590 in Australia 3rd STC Gladstone Park Bowling Club H. Dam of 3 winners inc.--

Al Megdam (c by Spinning World (USA)). 4 wins 1400 to 1900 m. and $148,150 Won AJC 2 YO H., STC Special Conditions H., AJC 2 YO Special Conditions H. 2nd BTC Doomben Classic G3, QTC Capalaba Medical Centre Pharmacy H., AJC Special Conditions H. 3rd AJC Frank Packer Plate G3. 4th AJC Brian Crowley S. L.

Rising Lark. Unraced. Dam of--

FRANCESCO. 10 wins 1 1/2 m. to 15 3/4 f. and $42,130 Won Goodwood George Todd Apprentices' Challenge Trophy H. 2nd Newmarket Harrison Drape Stayers' H., Goodwood Heyshott H. 3rd Goodwood Stonehill H., Sandown Sportsman Club H., Newmarket Matthew Dawson Maiden S.

Indoor Games. Unraced. Dam of--

GRUNDYS FLAME. 2 wins at 7 f., 1 m. and $22,062 in Great Britain and France 3rd Goodwood Harroways H., Doncaster A.L. Wilkinson H. Dam of--

Rocamadour. Unraced. Dam of--

Field of Hope. Unraced. Dam of--

Millenium Rose (f by Always a Rainbow). Placed at 1200 m. 2nd Chennai Christmas Cup Ind-3.

Denza. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners inc.--

Country Lady (f by Thatching). 4 wins at 1200, 1400 m. and $36,347 Won Durban TC Winning Form H. 2nd Durban TC Interspray H. 3rd Pietermaritzburg TC Natal Breeders H. L, Durban TC Royal Chalice H., Durban TC Ring the Changes H. Dam of 2 winners inc.--

TOO MUCH SUN. 4 wins 1600 to 2000 m. and $35,030 in South Africa 4th Newmarket TC Swazi Howe Memorial H. L. Dam of 5 winners inc.--

Sahara (f by Mogok). 4 wins 1200 to 1450 m. and $56,354 2nd Durban TC Kwazule-Natal Fillies Guineas G2, Durban TC Flamboyant S. G3, Pietermaritzburg TC Umzimkhulu S. G3. 4th Turffontein RC Three Troikas S. G3.

DENZA DAYS. 2 wins at 1900, 2000 m. and $19,050 Won Durban TC The New Shaka Premium Art Maiden P. 3rd Durban TC Riverholm Stud P., Clairwood TC 5Th Avenue Cold Duck Maiden P. Dam of 4 winners inc.--

Dawn Attack (c by Up and at 'Em). 4 wins at 1200, 1400 m. and $36,474 3rd Pietermaritzburg TC Kwazulu-Natal Breeders 1600 L.

Race Record:  Placed to 1800 m. in Australia.

Produce Record: Dam of 4 foals, 1 raced-

2006  Rockfest (g by Fastnet Rock). Placed to 1350 m. 3rd STC McGrath Foundation Lunch Plate.

2007       (c by Starcraft (NZ)).

2008  Missed to Starcraft (NZ).

2009       (c by Starcraft (NZ)).

2010       (f by Starcraft (NZ)).

2011       ( by Starcraft (NZ)).