Big Occasion

Account of POPLAR LODGE, Hamilton.

(The property of S. M. Harty)



Foaled 20th October 2001

Brown C


  C 61

Branded: nr sh; 3 over 1 off sh

SireWoodman*Mr. ProspectorRaise a Native
Mellifont* (USA) PlaymateBuckpasser
1994Fairy DancerNijinskyNorthern Dancer
  Fairy BridgeBold Reason
DamKreisler*Northern BabyNorthern Dancer
Repremand KlairessaKlairon
1988RemandTest Case*Supreme Court


MELLIFONT (USA) (Chestnut 1994-Stud 1997). Winner at 2. Out of SP Fairy Dancer, three-quarter sister to 4 SW inc. Sadler's Wells (champion sire). Sire of 61 rnrs, 24 wnrs, inc. SW Pledge (CJC Canterbury Belle S., L), SP Finbar Reidy, Woodford Girl and of Mapua, Titan Happiness, Fontees Lass, Kobold - Diamond Dart (Mal.), Montchanin, Dawn, Mellsun, Quinn the Eskimo - Anytime (Mac.), Rise to Stardom, Special Habit, Careyes, etc. 


1st dam

REPREMAND, by Kreisler*. Placed up to 1400m, 3d HBJC INT Insurance Brokers H. Half-sister to VENDEE (dam of KIWI GOLFER ). This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of four foals to race, three winners-

Out on Bail (f. by Justice Prevails). 3 wins at 1000m, 2d Wanganui JC McCarthys H.

Honor Babe (f. by Honor Grades*). Winner at 1400m in 2001-02, 3d Cambridge JC Deputy Governor Trophy, BOP RC Kingfisher Mill H.

Bail Us Out (f. by Justice Prevails). Winner at 1200m in 2002-03.

Alhufuf (g. by British Banker*). Placed at 1700m in UAE.


2nd dam

REMAND, by Test Case*. 5 wins from 1900m to 2200m, Stratford RC Waipari H., 3d Manawatu RC Kelvin H. Sister to Fully Tested (dam of JUST AREBEL , ROYAL TEST ). Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

VENDEE (Royal Noble*). 7 wins from 1400m to 2100m, Otago Mannequin S., L, Lion Brown Amberley Cup, Lion Brown Nelson Cup. Dam of-

KIWI GOLFER (Cocky Golfer*). 16 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2500m, NZ$207,125, A$221,855, ARC Straight Strike Challenge S., Gr.3, Alison S., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC Star Way S., Gr.3, Whakatane Cup, L, Taumarunui Gold Cup, L, ARC Wrightson Bloodstock Stayers' H., MVRC Australian Veterinary Association H., 2d ARC Easter H., Gr.1, BATC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, VATC Hopetoun H., L, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L, 3d VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, ARC Lindauer Guineas Trial, L, Mornington Cup, L.

Persuasive Power. 2 wins at 1400m, QTC Maiden H., Qld Tatt's RC Novice H.

Vesuvius. 5 wins from 1200m to 2050m, WRC Encourage H., 2d WRC Kingsley Heights H., 4th Manawatu RC Bakharoff Eulogy S., Gr.3.


3rd dam

INMATE, by Messmate*. Winner at 6f. Half-sister to Happy Fire (dam of HAPPY CASE), Mokum. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Fully Tested. Winner at 10½f. Dam of-

JUST A REBEL (Weyand*). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, CJC 3ZB Easter Classic, Gr.3, Champagne S., L, Bryndwr H.

ROYAL TEST (Sovereign Prince*). 4 wins at 1100m, 1600m, TTC One Thousand Guineas, L, TRC Gordon H., Brallos H., TTC Maiden H.

Sovereign Mill (Sovereign Prince*). 2 wins at 1450m, 1500m, SAJC West Point H., Graduation S., 2d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3. Dam of-

SPECIAL REIGN (True Statement*). 11 wins from 1500m to 2400m, A$75,120, WATC Belmont Park Cup, L, Premier's Cup, L.