Ken King Thoroughbreds | Racehorse Ownership in Melbourne


Australia’s Premier Racehorse Ownership Experience

There’s no other sound in the world like the thunderous rumble heard trackside. Our love of everything that encapsulates the sport of kings is truly unmatched. From this unbridled passion has bloomed our passion for rearing and racing great equine examples at our thoroughbred stud just outside Melbourne. Horse racing ownership has never been this straight forward.

At Ken King Thoroughbreds, our aim is simple – that is to ensure you have an enjoyable and successful ownership experience. We offer racehorse partnerships in Melbourne as well as all other parts of Australia.

Ken King's boutique breeding operations bats well above it's size and from his small band of quality broodmares has produced many Stakes quality horses. His stud has finished in the top 10 Breeders Championship over the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival in the past few years. You know when you buy a racehorse with Ken that you increase your chances of getting a horse that can run and compete at the highest level for not a lot of money.

Over the past 10 years, our horses have achieved good consistent success - 17.2% strike rate 8% of individual winners black type and have returned over $11.4m to our owners.

We have had some luck and are grateful that we have been able to select and breed some polished, black type performers such as G1 winners BON AURUM, SET SQUARE, BON HOFFA and RINKY DINK and stakes winners LATE CHARGE, HELIDECK, WILDLY, SKALATO, ARTIC COMMAND, Top Sight, Its Gulleygold and Bronc.

Our long term involvement and success in the thoroughbred industry as a breeder, owner, and purchaser of yearlings, mares and weanlings has enabled us to develop and enhance our decision-making skills to optimise the chance of race day success. Whether you’re in Melbourne or any other part of Australia, there really is no better place to join a racing partnership.


Our Comprehensive Services

Unlike racehorse syndicates in Australia, we do not sell and then jump ship; we prefer to stand alongside you and share the ups and downs of racehorse ownership as your managing partner retaining a significant interest in all our racehorses. At Ken King Thoroughbreds, there is no need to worry about anything technical – we manage the day-to-day racing career including the breaking-in process, education and selection of owner-friendly, successful trainers. At our stud in Euroa, just two hours outside of Melbourne, we’ll rear your racehorse up to be Australia’s next champion – Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, here we come!

The amount of pride that we take in the work we do is reflected upon the satisfaction of each client we work with. We strive to be there every step of the way to give the type of service that is expected in an industry such as ours. You’ll never be in the dark about the ins and outs of what’s happening. If you are looking for racehorse ownership in Melbourne, or any other parts of Australia, Ken King Thoroughbreds is your number one choice.


Speak With Us Today

If you’re interested and would like to know more, feel free to contact us on 1300 657 987 to speak with one of our friendly and helpful representatives, or view our thoroughbred horses for sale online today. Alternatively, you can get in touch by entering your details and query into our form online and we’ll be sure to respond as soon as possible.

Ken King Thoroughbreds does not deal in financial products, any purchase of a racehorse is purely speculative.


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Horses Currently Available

Bon Hoffa Chestnut 2YO Colt

Bon Hoffa Chestnut 2YO Colt

2 year old Chestnut Colt

Sire: Bon Hoffa Dam: Sure Of Heart

NOW BROKEN IN

OUR CAULFIELD GUINEAS PROSPECT 2018

To be trained by Ciaron Maher Caulfield

Half brother to Don't We Love It - 7 wins and over $140k in prizemoney

Total horse valued at $55000 inclusive of all costs to 31st August 2017 

Ken looking to sel...

Oyashio Drift

Oyashio Drift

2 year old Brown Filly

Sire: Kuroshio Dam: Countess Creed

KUROSHIO BROWN BLACK  2YO FILLY

NOW IN FULL TRAINING

2018 BLUE DIAMOND PROSPECT

Breaker advises she is a lovely moving filly that looks to be able to run

TO BE TRAINED BY CIARON MAHER CAULFIELD

Horse valued at $38500 inclusive of all costs to 31st Augu...

Denman 2YO Brown Filly

Denman 2YO Brown Filly

2 year old Filly

Sire: Denman Dam: Luminous Harmony

NOW IN FULL TRAINING

BRED TO COMPETE IN 3YO Classic Mile Races

Good positive feedback from breaker really impressed with her movement

Well bred Denman filly out of City winning Fastnet Rock mare from great black type family purchased from Inglis Prem...

Skilled 2YO Filly

Skilled 2YO Filly

2 year old Bay or Brown Filly

Sire: Skilled Dam: Crimson Abbey

NOW BROKEN IN AND READY TO RACE

Lovely big strong filly, a Thousand Guineas type to us. Out of a well related winning Red Ranson mare

To be trained by G1 trainers Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young Cranbourne Victoria

Very positive feedback from breaker ...

Upcoming Runners

Horse Date Race Track Fields/Form
Nominations
Onset Oct 21 2 Caulfield Field
Weights
Bon For Glory Sep 22 4 Geelong Synthetic Field
Bon For Glory Sep 22 5 Geelong Synthetic Field
Bon For Glory Sep 22 6 Geelong Synthetic Field
Bon For Glory Sep 26 8 Ararat Field
Bon For Glory Sep 26 5 Ararat Field
Onset Oct 14 3 Caulfield Field
Acceptances
Bons Away Sep 23 6 Caulfield Field/Form

News

Bons Away Dominant Performance

Bons Away Dominant Performance

Sep 08, 2017 The Ciaron Maher trained Bon Hoffa 4YO gelding continued his great form winning his 3rd straight race at Seymour yesterday by 3L eased down. Jockey Luke Nolan had him travelling
Competition Winner

Competition Winner

Sep 01, 2017 Congratulations to Matthew Mclean of South Australia who is our Competition Winner this time around. Matthew wins a 5% share in our Skilled 2YO filly valued at $2325. The filly
Bon For Glory Explodes  From Last

Bon For Glory Explodes From Last

Aug 25, 2017 Bon For Glory exploded from the rear of the field at Geelong today to win eased down on the line by jockey Jordan Childs. After an impressive 1st up 4th at her 1st start this prep
BONS AWAY BLOWS THEM AWAY

BONS AWAY BLOWS THEM AWAY

Aug 18, 2017 Bons Away continued his winning ways with an effortless win at Mildura today over the 1200m. From the inside gate jockey Lynda Meech had him perfectly placed in the box seat in
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