1888 Haydon Tester

TESTER was unbeaten at the quarter-mile at local and district race meetings. He was never actually trained for these events. In these early years the short distance “Bridle Spurts” were the most popular form of racing, with the winner receiving a bridle. Continue Reading →

1975 Austock Beranghi

For those who knew Beranghi this verse is testimony to the type of horse he was. This renowned brown stallion died at Haydon Horse Stud on the 26th August1984 aged 28 years. Over the years he proved a truly versatile Australian Stock Horse sire, with his stock reaching the top in many equestrian fields Continue Reading →

1976 Haydon Never Doubt

Never Doubt established himself as an outstanding sire of polo and performance horses and his daughters have an enviable record as broodmares. It is a bloodline used widely throughout the Stud and the Haydon’s were so fortunate to stand him, as he was the only son really used by Never-in-Doubt. Continue Reading →

1981 Rodeo Rush

Rodeo Rush become a legendary sire but before that he was a marvel on the racetrack winning 27 races including 6 straight wins at Newcastle. He was bred by Stan Wicks of Scone and Haydon Horse Stud purchased him as a 19 year old stallion from Tara Hall at Bunnan. Continue Reading →

1987 Musket

Musket combines the blood of The Gun, Panzer, Gibbergunyah, and Bobby Bruce. A very athletic horse, fast walker, good legs and true action. Bred by David Archibald, Nabinabah Stud, Gundy and selected by Alec Wiseman for Belltrees. Continue Reading →

1991 Holmwood Bush Glow

Bush Glow was a very well performed stallion being successful at Brisbane RNA, winning many high point awards and achieved the ASH Superior rating in All Round and Led. He is a full brother to REALM OF FIRE who twice won the annual Director’s Trophy for Campdrafting and was sire of 1st & 4th in the 1993 National Futurity, polocrosse horses including Champion Bettarealm and numerous other good horses. Continue Reading →

1995 Haydon Drawn

The search for sires is always on-going and in 1995 the stud was fortunate through Jamie Inglis to be able to purchase the former Australian Champion Three Year Old Drawn. He was a greatly admired horse being the perfect thoroughbred polo/stock horse type, a solid brown standing only 15.1hh with a great temperament. Continue Reading →

1999 Haydon Wonder Dancer

Wonder Dancer was a bay stallion foaled in 1985. He purchased from Havilah Stud as he had a wonderful temperament and when in training was always the track rider’s favourite horse. He was good to ride and had a terrific stop. The Stud only got a limited number of foals by him before he died unexpectantly. Continue Reading →

2003 Haydon Dancer

Haydon Dancer was top priced lot at the stud’s 1991 on property sale. A well bred stallion being by Breezette’s full brother Musket by The Gun and from the Thora Family broodmare Ballerina who combines Sundown, Young Valais, Bobbed Steel and Starlight blood. Continue Reading →

2004 Haydon Nightwatch

Haydon Nightwatch is a brown stallion with a star and thin blaze. He is 15.2hh, is a very athletic horse with good temperament and proven at polo. He was retained by the stud as a replacement stallion for his renowned sire Haydon Drawn. He is bred on the same successful cross of Haydon Drawn/Haydon Never Doubt as Haydon Angel Jewel, Haydon Celestial, Haydon Rosecup, Haydon Blush, etc and his full sisters Haydon Moonlight and Dawnlight. Continue Reading →

2016 Maximus

Maximus was started at polo proving a lovely horse to ride, stick & ball and play. However, he got kicked during chukkas and was retired. His full sister Tutu plays very well, she won a BPP, was in the winning 2015 Hector King Team and is Fiola’s best horse. His full brother General and his half-brother the stallion Gold Dust played very well overseas. Continue Reading →