Care Free Midas

Account of ESKER LODGE, Cambridge (As Agent).



Foaled 24th September 2003

Bay Colt


  C 56

Branded: GCnr sh; 18 over 3 off sh


Shinko King (IRE)


Fairy King

Northern Dancer


Fairy Bridge

Bold Reason

Rose of Jericho


Hoist the Flag

Rose Red

Northern Dancer




Straight Strike

Mr. Prospector

Raise a Native

Bend Not

Never Bend

Coffee Shop

Hasty Cloud


Milk Biscuit

Better Honey


SHINKO KING (IRE) (Bay 1991-Stud 1998). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Cup, Jpn-1. Sire of 62 wnrs, inc. SW Bramble Rose (New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1), Fairy Tale, Eternal Melody, SP Special Times, Madame Shinko, King George, Original Sin and of Apalder, Viz Vitae, Cool Talk, Coreless Charge, Shinko Prince, Who Says, Zegna, (I'm) Exrated, Brown Beauty, Chatwin, His Highness - Royalty (Sing.), Lord Dalmatian, etc. 


1st dam

LOVETHNIGHTLIFE, by Straight Strike. Winner at 2. Half-sister to Aces and Kings, Shorebreak. This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race.


2nd dam

COFFEE SHOP, by Hasty Cloud. 4 wins at 1200m, 1550m, STC Concert Star H., Taren Point H. Half-sister to RUY-BLAS, Corso (dam of ZEPHYR ZIP, Thea), Nuisance (dam of KAMPALA CHIEF, Miner's Man). Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Aces and Kings (Full on Aces). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$212,400, VATC Alister Welter H., Glen Waverley Welter H., QTC Flying Kangaroo H., Hamilton H., Tullamore Dew H., 2d QTC Channel 9 S., Gr.1, 3d Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, BATC Courier-Mail Classic, L.

Shorebreak (Crested Wave). 4 wins from 1600m to 2200m, SAJC Ansett Australia H., 2d SAJC Dewar's Cup, Gr.3, WRC Mitre 10 H., 4th New Zealand St Leger, Gr.3, SAJC Chairman's S., L.

With Desire. 2 wins at 1000m, 1600m in Aust. Producer.

Demi Tasse. Unraced. Dam of-

Showtime Lass. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1600m, A$84,850, MVRC Waterloo Cup Hotel H., VATC Chicquita H.


3rd dam

MILK BISCUIT, by Better Honey. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, ARC Royal S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Te Rapa H. Sister to Mac's Honey, half-sister to Zaviera (dam of DIEGO). Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

RUY-BLAS (Smuggler). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, VRC Moomba P., Gr.3.

Corso. Winner at 1400m. Dam of-

ZEPHYR ZIP (Zephyr Bay). Top of The 1979-80 Australasian 3YO Classification (1300m-2000m). 9 wins-5 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$144,450, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Marlboro S., Gr.2, AJC Rotary Anniversary S., Gr.3. Sire.

Thea (Rangong). 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, ARC Ranfurly H., Avondale JC Point Chevalier H., 3d Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2.

Self Help. 5 wins to 1400m, Waikato RC HMNZS Waikato H. Dam of-

Palance (Palace Music). 4 wins to 1450m, 2d Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L, Otago RC South Island 3YO Championship Final, L.

Nuisance. Unplaced. Dam of-

KAMPALA CHIEF (Kampala). 6 wins from 1200m to 2450m, VATC Hopetoun H., L, MVRC Our Poetic Prince H., VATC Koornang H.

Miner's Man (Mandana). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$100,105, VRC Edith Cavell H., Rising Fast Welter H., Westcourt Welter H., 2d VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, VRC Great Western H., L.