All You Need to Know for the 2024 National Weanling Sale

18 June 2024

Inspections are underway at Karaka.

The weanlings have arrived on site, final inspections are underway and the countdown is on for the 2024 National Weanling Sale. Now is the time to finalise your short lists, complete your last-minute research and register to bid to ensure a smooth auction experience before selling kicks off this Thursday 20 June from 11am at Karaka.

Here is some information and helpful tools to assist you in purchasing your next investment or racetrack star.


Weanlings have arrived, with first parades underway here at the Karaka Sales Complex.


It is important to check in on arrival at the Sale Day office prior to bidding. For existing account holders or previous purchasers, simply pop in to the Sale Day Office to get your registration sticker. New buyers can register online here, or for online bidding registration visit


Catch all the highlights and interviews from our Sale TV channel.

The world-renowned Karaka Sales Centre provides the perfect backdrop for buyers.
Along with quality stock on offer, delicious Kiwi food and barista-made coffee is available from the Garden Bar cafe, or pop across to the DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka and check out their signature Horseshoe Bar and Ethereal Restuarant. 


The Sale will be streamed live on our website, online bidding and NZB's Facebook page. For those in NZ watching via TV, tune in to Freeview Channel 200.
We will also be showing interviews, behind the scenes and highlights throughout the sale.


If you miss the live action, catch all the highlights and interviews from our Sale TV channel, including pre-sale content such as first season sire previews.
Lot-by-lot sale ring footage will also be available here soon after selling.

View the online catalogue and Lot Media here.


If you haven't already, make sure to check out the high quality photos, videos and information available on each lot in our online catalogue here.


Once you have made a purchase, every aspect can be managed by NZB including airfreight, transport, agistment, insurance, finance and Karaka Millions entries.
If you are at Karaka, see the team in the Sale Day Office, or call us via +64 9 298 0055 for assistance. 


All weanlings catalogued have been inspected by NZB Agents, who will be able to provide inspection notes and evaluations for buyers, or bid on your behalf.
Get in touch with one of our team members here should you need any assistance. 

NZB Agents are available here.

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