Account of WELLFIELD LODGE, Palmerston North.



Foaled 10th October 2003

Chestnut Filly


  F 549

Branded: WL2nr sh; 11 over 3 off sh


Pins (AUS)




Silly Season

Easy Date

Grand Chaudiere

No Finer

Kaoru Star

Star Kingdom


Pirate King




Lord Ballina



Sunset Girl

Star Affair

Gold Merchant

Yallah Native

Northern Dancer

Steal a Rose



PINS (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, A$1,733,895, VRC Cadbury Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of SW Econsul (MRC Carlton Draught Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1), Pin Up Boy, SP Acupuncture, Prickle, Thistle, Magic Pins, Pin High and of Tackman, Celtic Rose, Pinprick, Tivoli Dancer, Viennetta, Lovelock and of the placegetters Clavillo, Dress Suit, Grace, Huddy, Just Centaine, etc. His oldest progeny are now 3YOs. 


1st dam

Filament, by Lord Ballina. 5 wins from 1800m to 2900m, NZ$15,285, A$100,390, QTC St Leger, WRC Hutt News H., STC Rosie Sun H., 2d AJC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, WRC Wilkinson Real Estate H., 4th AJC Oaks, Gr.1, Sunshine CTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L. Half-sister to Down to Zero, Star Merchant (dam of JAR JAR BINKS). This is her fourth live foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Our Diamond (g. by O'Reilly). Placed to 1800m in Sing.


2nd dam

GOLD MERCHANT, by Yallah Native. Winner at 2, VATC Granville S. Half-sister to Arjumand (dam of NIAGARA), Jessie Belinda (dam of HEROISM). Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Filament (Lord Ballina). 5 wins. See above.

Down to Zero (Alibhai). 5 wins from 2000m to 3600m, NZ$3,600, A$155,360, 2d Onkaparinga Cup, L.

Gold Heist. 4 wins from 1600m to 2400m to 2004-05, Manawatu RC Courtesy Ford H.

Star Merchant. Unraced. Dam of-

JAR JAR BINKS (Danehill Dancer). 8 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$302,400, Qld Tatt's RC Mercedes-Benz S., Gr.3, QTC Telltina H., Campaign King 2YO H., J Cadell-Garrick H., FM 104 Triple M Young Members' Cup H., Australian Academy of Music H., 3d QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, BTC Champagne Classic S., Gr.3, Tamworth JC Smorgon 3YO H., L, 4th QTC Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.2, MRC Sandown S., Gr.3, Gold Coast TC Goldmarket H., L.


3rd dam

Steal a Rose, by Biscay. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, AJC Dark Jewel H., STC Hialeah H., AJC Leger H., 2d VRC Big M S., L, MVRC Primrose H. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Arjumand. 3 wins from 2000m to 2600m, AJC Straight Draw H. Dam of-

NIAGARA (Danehill). 7 wins from 1350m to 1900m, A$140,145, QTC Ascot H., L, AJC Oopik H., STC Apple Blossom H., Mortdale H.

Dapple Dawn. 3 wins to 2000m, AJC Riding for the Disabled H. Dam of-

Iron Ore (Geiger Counter). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$80,372, QTC Telltina Welter H., 3d BTC Tommy Smith Slipper S., L.

Madison (Geiger Counter). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$151,150, BTC 2d Gold Coast TC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L.

Jessie Belinda. Unplaced. Dam of-

HEROISM (Brave Warrior). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$279,740, Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, QTC Copperama 2YO H.