Thursday Dawn

Account of TE RUNGA STUD, Pukekohe.

(The property of T. O. Harrison)



Foaled 18th November 2003

Bay Filly


  F 563

Branded: GWnr sh; 33 over 3 off sh


Kilimanjaro (GB)


Shirley Heights

Mill Reef

Never Bend




Top Ville

High Top






Crested Wave


My Babu

Fading Wave



Sovereign Edition

Sovereign Path

High Glee



KILIMANJARO (GB) (Bay 1995-Stud 1999). Winner at 2, 2d Royal Ascot King Edward VII S., Gr.2, Newmarket Fairway S., L. Half-brother to SW Darazari* (STC Ranvet S., Gr.1), SW Dariyoun and SW Dardjini. Out of SW Darara, half-sister to SW Darshaan (French Derby, Gr.1, sire). Champion NZ Sire (AEI), 2003-04. Sire of SP Masai, Mount Street, Terrain and of Accurate Analysis, Manjaro and of the placegetters Life's a Boxer, etc. 


1st dam

COIFFURE, by Crested Wave. Winner at 1200m, 2d Avondale JC Coca Cola H. Half-sister to COSMETIQUE . This is her eighth live foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Her sixth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of four foals to race, inc:-

Queen of the Seas - Queen of the Ocean (Aust.) (f. by Dance Floor). 4 wins at 1600m, AJC Pritchard's Hotel H., 2d STC Elgas Eagle Award H., 3d STC Tooheys New H., Tooheys New Night Racing H.

Perfect Day (f. by Groom Dancer). Placed to 1600m to 2004-05, 3d Avondale JC Radarz Bar 3YO H.

Rayo (c. by Dance Floor). Placed at 1600m.


2nd dam

LIZABETH, by Sovereign Edition. Winner at 2, Avondale JC Sapling H. Half-sister to High Trick (dam of ALTITUDE, BLONDIN, Big Band, Zephyr Ace). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

COSMETIQUE (Barcas). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$165,840, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Lion Red S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Noble Heights S., Gr.3, ARC Helene H., 2d BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy H., Gr.2. Producer.

Lisander. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m, Manawatu RC Fairdale H.

Misschivas. Placed at 1400m. Dam of-

Juicy Fruit Mambo. 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m to 2004-05, CJC Racecourse Hotel Motor Lodge H., Robbie's Bar & Bistro H.


3rd dam

HIGH GLEE, by Byland. 11 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, WRC City H., L, Railway H., Wadestown H., Franklin RC Paerata H., Ohinemuri JC Shaw H., 2d ARC Royal S., Gr.3, 3d ARC Easter H., Gr.1, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.2. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

High Trick. Winner at 6f, 3d HBJC Gold Trail S. Dam of-

ALTITUDE (Magnesia). 1982 NZ Horse of the Year. Head of The 1981-82 NZ 3YO Free H. 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$128,335, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2.

BLONDIN (Famous Star). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$41,600, A$119,500, QTC Exhibition H., L, 2d QTC Bribie H., L, BATC Doomben S., L, 3d Ipswich Cup, Gr.3, BATC Doomben S., L.

Big Band (Leader of the Band). 5 wins from 1400m to 2650m, VRC Yuletide Welter H., Brookside H., Poitrel H., MVRC Face to Face H., VATC Sporting Globe H., 3d TRC Hobart Cup, Gr.3.

Zephyr Ace (Zephyr Bay). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Namoi Welter H., Bank Holiday H., Bronze Nippers H., 3d STC Civic H., L.