P: +64 21 949 644

"Great starts make for great finishes"


Steeped in history, Trelawney Stud is New Zealand's longest-running commercial thoroughbred farm. Brent and Cherry Taylor take pride in continuing the legacy of success, and work with their team to raise quality horses that shine in the sale ring and perform with distinction on the racetrack. Attention to detail is paramount and great care goes into every aspect of the farm. From mating plans and foalings to raising young stock and sales prep every horse receives the best, because at Trelawney great starts make for great finishes.

Sydney off the agenda for Trelawney

Sydney was set to be a major focus point in the coming months for Trelawney Stud’s Brent and Cherry Taylor, however, their attention has swiftly changed with measures implemented as a result of theRead more

Blog Post- Hannah Airey

Eight weeks in and things are chipping away nicely on the Irish National Stud apart from someone’s lasting decision to not wash their hands in China. Luckily nothing on the stud has come to aRead more

Star Of The Seas appreciates wet surface

A deteriorating track has played in favour of the Trelawney Stud-bred Star Of The Seas (NZ) (Ocean Park x Stella Livia) who has claimed a strong win in the Gr.3 Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m). TheRead more

Pike hoping Group One run continues in Oaks

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike knows his Group One winning filly Loire has got her work cut out to turn the tables on quality rival Jennifer Eccles when the pair clash again in the Gr.1 Al Basti EquiworRead more

Cox Plate memories rekindled for Hennessy

Gary Hennessy will be reliving his greatest training triumph when he heads along to the Matamata races tomorrow. The South Waikato Racing Club’s meeting is the second raceday stop on the NewRead more

Two in a row for Sport Genius

Trelawney Stud graduate Sport Genius scored his second consecutive win in Macau in the Class 4 over 1050m on Friday night. The promising son of Ocean Park looks to be going places and Friday’s winRead more

Plan comes together for Pike and The Bostonian

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike cut a satisfied figure on Sunday morning as he reflected on pulling off a successful raid on a Group One feature at Royal Randwick a day earlier with class sprinter TheRead more

Bostonian bags another Group One

The Trelawney Stud born and raised Bostonian scored a bulldog-like win in the Gr.1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) at Randick on Saturday continuing the early dominance of kiwi-trained horses in Sydney'sRead more

Bostonian ready to resume

Multiple Group One-winning sprinter The Bostonian is set to return to action at Randwick on Saturday, kicking off a Sydney autumn carnival campaign for Cambridge trainer Tony Pike. The winner of theRead more

Ong stays on Warpath with old champ

Tough warhorse War Affair’s (NZ) (O’Reilly) glory days on the battlefield seem long lost in the mists of time, but trainer Jason Ong is not giving up on his old warrior rising again to deal oneRead more

No disappointment in Derby

Despite being beaten by a superb staying performance from Sherwood Forest in Saturday’s Gr.1 Vodafone New Zealand Derby (2400m), connections of Two Illicit were proud of her effort to finishRead more

James shoots for sixth Derby win

Five-time New Zealand Derby winning-trainer Roger James is refusing to buy into talk that Saturday's Classic at Ellerslie is down to a two-horse race between his star filly Two Illicit and boom coltRead more