Horse Agistment, Spelling, Weaning and Sales Preparation

Quality agistment is available for spelling racehorses, mares, foals and weanlings 20 mins from Hamilton..

200 acres of gentle rolling contour
excellent pastures
relaxed atmosphere
hay and haylage fed in winter months
spacious paddocks that are not overstocked offering a relaxed environment for spelling racehorses and young stock
experienced management

Weanlings/ Yearlings and Racehorses - hard fed - $22.00 + GST per day/ Winter rate 1 June to 30 September $24 + GST per day
Broodmares - dry - $12.00 + GST per day
Mares with foals at foot - $14 + GST per day.
Weaning rate - covers feeding twice a day and handlinf for 7 days - $400 + GST

All horses are run on large safe paddocks with excellent pasture and fertiliser history. Complimented by the cattle.

Both Robert and Sandy have a long association with horses. Robert trained Just An Excuse a duel winner of the New Zealand Trotting Cup in 2003 and 2004, winning over $1 million.

Mares and foals
Mares and foals

Sales Preparation

Also Yearling sales preparation is available, in which Wairau Farm has won many best presented yearling awards.