Register for online bidding at least 24 hours prior to the Sale commencing

Karaka 2021 is set to showcase the very best New Zealand thoroughbreds, with Book 1 commencing selling across three days from Sunday 24 January.

NZB's Karaka Million Twilight Meeting at Ellerslie kicks off on the eve of the National Yearling Sale Series, with the running of the $1 million DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) and $1 million Karaka Million 3YO Classic (1600m), plus three blacktype events and the $100,000 CollinsonForex Karaka Cup (2200m) on Saturday 23 January.

  • Book 1 Sale Schedule:
    Sunday 24 January 2021, Lot 1 - 200  | Monday 25 January 2021, Lot 201 - 390  | Tuesday 26 January 2021, Lot 391 - 579
  • Yearlings are available to inspect at the Karaka Sales Centre. Get in touch with an NZ-based agent to organise inspections on behalf.
  • Physical sale to be held at Karaka with selling to commence at 1PM (NZT) daily and online bidding available via
  • Immerse yourself in our virtual experience - download the 'NZB Karaka Experience' from the App Store on your Apple or Android mobile or tablet. Meet the sires represented at Karaka 2021 and analyse the statistics, take a tour of the Karaka Sales Centre in 360° footage or sit back and relax as you travel the length of New Zealand, celebrating our rich history and incredible environment. 
  • Catalogues are also available to be downloaded via iPad/tablet on the Equineline app, or via mobile on the Thoroughworks app.
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