Account of HAUNUI FARM, Auckland.

(The property of B. N. & M. A. Gray)



Foaled 29th September 2001

Grey Colt


  C 23

Branded: nr sh; 9 over 1 off sh

SireLast Tycoon*Try My BestNorthern Dancer
Marju* (IRE) Mill PrincessMill Reef
1988Flame of TaraArtaiusRound Table
  Welsh FlameWelsh Pageant
DamSuccess Express*Hold Your PeaceSpeak John
Better Believe Au PrintempsDancing Champ
1995ConventSir Tristram*Sir Ivor
  Pure of Heart*Godswalk*


MARJU (IRE) (Brown 1988-Stud in Ire. 1992, NZ 2000). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £282,640, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1. Half-brother to 4 SW inc. Salsabil. Sire of SW My Emma, Qualtron - Indigenous (H.K.), Sil Sila, Soviet Song, Sapphire Ring, Oriental Fashion, Miletrian, Della Scala, Mahboob, Man of Honour, Marine, Naheef, Hattab, Martino Alonso, Fair Weather, Juhina, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

BETTER BELIEVE, by Success Express*. Unraced due to injury. Half-sister to SIMPLY BELIEVE (dam of FAITH HILL), Truly Believe. This is her third foal. Dam of one foal to race.


2nd dam

CONVENT, by Sir Tristram*. Unraced. Half-sister to Glowing Tribute, Lion Hunter. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

SIMPLY BELIEVE (Kenmare*). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, A$102,250, SAJC West End Export S., Gr.3, MVRC Seppelt Great Western S., L, VATC La Trobe 2YO H., 2d VATC Bletchingly S., L, 3d VATC Tranquil Star S., L. Dam of-

FAITH HILL (Danehill*). 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$94,475, to 2002-03, AJC Reginald Allen H., L, Sadlier H., STC Stargames H.

Truly Believe (Kenmare*). Winner at 1150m, 2d VATC Kilshery 2YO H., Denise's Joy H., 3d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L.

Destructive Habit. Winner at 1200m in 2001-02, 2d STC Wests Ashfield H.


3rd dam

PURE OF HEART*, by Godswalk*. 5 wins up to 1400m, A$146,195, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, VRC Sunshine H., VATC Holiday S., 2d VATC Marlboro Cup, Gr.1, STC Rosemount Wines Classic, Gr.2 , 3d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1 , SAJC Spring S., Gr.2 , 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.2. Half-sister to FIELD HAND, PREGO*, RIVER DANE*, Danhagen, Son of Joan. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Glowing Tribute (Danzatore*). 3 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$91,950, VRC Alexander & Paterson H., 3d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

Lion Hunter (Danehill*). 3 wins at 1200m, A$114,800, BTC Bakeries Flying H., 2d AJC Ansett Australia Galaxy H., Gr.1. Sire.


4th dam

AUDREY JOAN, by Doutelle. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5f, 6f, Doncaster Portland H., L, Ripon Champion 2YO Trophy, L. Half-sister to CLOONAGH. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

FIELD HAND (Crofter). 4 wins to 1m, Sandown Trusthouse Forte Mile, Gr.2.

RIVER DANE* (Tyrant). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, Newmarket Child S., Gr.3, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Robert Papin, Gr.1. Dam of-

Rossignol. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1300m, VATC Elsternwick H. Dam of-

SCHUBERT (Salieri*). 6 wins up to 1600m, A$417,750, HK$4,596,662, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, 2d VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1.

PREGO* (Be My Guest). 4 wins at 7f, 1m, Newbury Hungerford S., Gr.3. Sire.