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Little Avondale Lowland Stakes Twilight Raceday

27 February 2019

General Admission: FREE 

Members Stand: FREE

Gates Open: 1.00pm

First Race: 2.17pm

Last Race: 6.33pm

Races: 8

Track: TBC

The Little Avondale Lowland Stakes is a perfect reason to join us for a twilight raceday, showcasing thoroughbred racing action at its best!
We will have local food and beverage offering and first-class thoroughbred racing action!
The public lawn will be in operation with picnic tables and umbrellas. We do allow BYO for this raceday so pack a picnic and set up on the lawn for the evening with family and friends.
We have a range of great rooms available which are perfect for groups of 25 - 150 people. 
To inquire about booking a private function please contact -


Little Avondale 

Home to one of NZ’s leading and proven stallions Per Incanto (by Winx’s sire Street Cry), exciting 2018 recruit Time Test (a son of the legendary Dubawi), and the Group 1 Blue Diamond winner Nadeem, Little Avondale are proud sponsors of the Little Avondale Lowland Stakes.

With the race named after one of the finest racemares produced by the Williams family in 78 years of breeding thoroughbreds in the Wairarapa, Lowland is part of a storied history of the oldest family-owned stud in New Zealand.

And the legacy continues ten stakes winners and ten 2YO winners off the farm in the season 2017/18 has everyone at LA Stud excited about 2019.

From breeding through to the track, Sam, Catriona and their Little Avondale team offer a comprehensive service which includes yearling preparation, racing syndication, foaling and agistment services.

Per Incanto

Currently 2nd on NZ Sires Premiership
50 Yearlings and 2YO’s sold in 2018 for NZ$100k Average
NZ’s Highest Return on Service Karaka Book 1 2018 @ 10.75 x Service Fee

Time Test

Dual Group 2 & 3 Winner
Ascot Track Record Holder
By Champion sire Dubawi
Out of Group 1 winning 2YO Dansili mare Passage of Time
From one of the great Juddmonte family of Twice Over and Damascus


By Champion sire Redoutes Choice Champion 2O colt of his year
Sire of 24 individual stakes performers, 15 stakes winners
Runner to winner ratio 66%

Racing, breeding or owning a horse ...if any of these are on your 'To Do' list then get in touch with the ‘Big On Winning’ team at Little Avondale and see how they can help!



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