Aurora Australis


Aurora Australis
Sire: Star Witness
Dam: Princess Isabella
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 5 year old
Foaled: Nov 5th, 2012
Country: Australia
Silks: White, Red Cross

Owners

St George Stable


Pedigree

 

 AURORA AUSTRALIS (AUS)

 

Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireStarcraftSoviet StarNureyev
STAR WITNESS (AUS) Flying FlooziePompeii Court
2007Leone ChiaraLion HunterDanehill
  ChiaraLast Tycoon
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
PRINCESS ISABELLA (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
2001Coronation NightMaraudingSir Tristram
  Pride of TahneeBest Western

STAR WITNESS (AUS) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-3 at 2, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1. Sire of 155 rnrs, 74 wnrs, inc. SW Global Glamour (ATC Flight S., Gr.1), Star Turn, Mella Maria, Pearl Star, The Barrister - High Volatility (H.K.), Well Sprung, SP Kimberley Star, Magic Alibi, Serenade, Lineker, Stellar Collision, Typhoon Witness and of Arrestar, She's Our Star, Fuhryk, Rare Occurrence, Firsthand, Sea Jade, Coerced Witness, etc.

 

1st dam

PRINCESS ISABELLA, by Flying Spur. 2 wins at 1000m, 1300m, VRC Birdcage Car Park H., MRC Arachne H., 2d MVRC Night Patrol H., 3d MRC Delina H. Half-sister to Nightbird - Noble Falcon (H.K.). Dam of five named foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

Royal Reward (f. by Red Ransom). 6 wins to 1400m to 2015-16, BRC Gallopers $1 Membership H.

More Rewarding (g. by Red Ransom). 4 wins at 1600m, 2200m, 3d VRC Johnstaff H., MRC Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa P., 4th VRC St Leger, L.

Aurora Australis (g. by Star Witness). See below.

 

2nd dam

CORONATION NIGHT, by Marauding. 2 wins at 1200m, 3d VRC Delina H. Half-sister to REFERRAL, SHOGUN LODGE, SINGING THE BLUES. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Nightbird - Noble Falcon (H.K.) (Bluebird). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, Hong Kong Arts Festival Cup H., 2d VRC Family Fun Day 2YO H., 3d VRC Talindert S., L.

King of Hearts. 8 wins from 1000m to 1650m, A$78,130, STC De Bortoli Wines H., 3d STC Tooheys New H.

Pride of the Park. 3 wins to 1200m, WATC Edmonton Oilers H., Westspeed Yearling H., 2d WATC Spa Showcase 2YO H., 3d WATC Kalgoorlie H. Dam of-

Fantastic Pride. Raced once. Dam of-

SUMMER SWALLOW (Catbird). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$167,200, Bunbury TC South West Breeders' Classic, L, WATC Maureen Stubbs Birthday H., PR Corporate Members H., 2d WATC Racing Radio 1206AM H., Mel Moses Memorial H., Twitter.com Perthracing H., Perth Racing Members H.

Princess Isabella. 2 wins. See above.

 

3rd dam

PRIDE OF TAHNEE, by Best Western. Unraced. Half-sister to SWIFTLY CARSON, Traffic Watch (dam of LASHED). Dam of 11 named foals, all winners, inc:-

SHOGUN LODGE (Grand Lodge). Joint top colt on The 2000-01 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 13 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$4,539,190, HK$450,000, AJC George Main S., Gr.1, Epsom H., Gr.1, Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, Theo Marks H., Gr.2, Tulloch S., Gr.2, 2d Australian Derby, Gr.1, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, Doncaster H., Gr.1-twice, BTC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1-twice, VATC Yalumba S., Gr.1-twice, 3d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1.

SINGING THE BLUES (Bluebird). 11 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$367,810, VATC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, WATC Roma Cup, Gr.3, Farnley S., L, Cyril Flower S., L, Belgravia S., L, Esmeroic H., Manikato H., Mercato Welter H., Golden Heights Welter H., Fantasy Peach H., Gallipoli 2YO H., 2d WATC Swan Gold H., Healthy Choice Welter H., Seaview Champagne Sprint H., 3d WATC Belmont Newmarket H., L, Easter P.H.

REFERRAL (Dr Grace). 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$1,443,479, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, STC Shannon H., Gr.3, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, STC Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL Cup, Hawkesbury RC Merrylands RSL Cup, STC Star Affair H., Yaralla H., 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, Expressway S., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, 3d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Apollo S., Gr.2, Warwick S., Gr.2.

Irish Truce. 4 wins to 1200m, BTC Imposing H., QTC Royal Paree H., 3d BTC Noholme H., QTC Strawberry Road H. Dam of-

Derrydane. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

PASSING SHOT (Swiss Ace). 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, NZ$270,975, A$3,440, to 2015-16, ARC Mr Tiz Trophy, Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Finance Sprint H., L, WRC Lightning H., L, 2d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Bonecrusher S., Gr.3, 3d Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3.

Pride of Tatius. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Lady Tatia (Duke of Marmalade). 2 wins at 1400m, 1850m, A$77,825, to 2015-16, 2d MRC LU Simon Builders H., Schweppes H., 3d Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2, MVRC Glenn Brandt 50th H.

Tahnee. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Prince de Galles - Vigor Delight (H.K.) (Anabaa). 4 wins from 1650m to 1900m, A$92,250, HK$3,773,000, HKJC Cornflower H., AJC Lawn Party H., 2d HKJC Queen Mother Memorial Cup, HK-3, 3d STC Tulloch S., Gr.2.

Tahnee Tango (Grand Lodge). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2050m, A$141,405, MRC Cecil Godby 2YO H., MVRC Essendon Nissan H., 3d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, Port Adelaide Guineas, L. Dam of-

WORTHY CAUSE (Choisir). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$484,350, to 2015-16, GCTC Gunsynd Classic, Gr.3, VRC Paris Lane S., L, 2d SCTC Ascot H., L, 3d MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Sunshine Coast Guineas, Gr.3, GCTC Vo Rogue P., Gr.3.

Servant - Elemento (Sing.) (Commands). 2 wins at 2, A$90,567, VRC ACG Security 2YO H., 2d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 3d MRC Betfair H., 4th MRC Zeditave S., L.

 

Race Record: 7 Starts 0-1-1 S$28,191.

Placed at 3 to 2016, 3d Singapore TC Initiation P.