Proven Thoroughbred Nursery for more than 55 years....

Proven Thoroughbred Nursery for more than 55 years....

Training

The Training arm of the White Robe Lodge business trains both at home and at the Wingatui track in Mosgiel. It currently employs 10 staff with Brian and Shane overseeing the whole operation.

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Stud

Currently standing : Ghibellines and Gallant Guru and Raise The Flag

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Latest News

White Robe dominates South Island sale

White Robe Lodge dominated the 2019 South Island session of the New Zealand Bloodstock yearling sale in Christchurch on April 29 with the top price, best aggregate and best sire average. “Overall the sale results were as good as any we have experienced but it would have been nice to see more support for the sale from South Island trainers and owners,’’ said Wayne Stewart, WRL stud manager. The top price was $72,500 for a filly by Per Incanto from Cherry Creek, thus a half sister to the multiple group three winner, Coulee. The buyer was Graeme Anderson, better known as a standardbred trainer based in Dunedin. He also has a licence to train thoroughbreds. He plans to race the filly with others.

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Variety of owners in White Robe Lodge winners

Owners, some long -standing and one experiencing a win for the first time figured in Outram's win. Long-standing owners also featured in Danzi Creek's win. Both horses were White Robe Lodge-trained maiden graduates at Wingatui on Thursday. It was the first win for Owen Diack, who is in the ownership of Outram, named for the Otago township in which he resides. He is a co-owner of the Gallant Guru – Minnaloushka 3yr-old gelding with breeder Rob Johnstone, of nearby Hindon; Ian Nichol, of Outram and Ray Kean, the East Taieri-based president of the Otago Racing Club.

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Brother to 2yr-old winner in South Island sale

A brother to Live Drama (Ghibellines -Sheeza Drama filly), a 2yr-old winner at Riccarton on Saturday, is among the White Robe Lodge draft for the New Zealand Bloodstock South Island sale in Christchurch on April 29. Five of the progeny of Ghibellines are in the draft. Live Drama, bred by Brian and Lorraine Anderton was bought for $8500 by Riccarton trainer Lance Robinson at the 2018 South Island sale. “I met members of the No 8 syndicate from Timaru at a race meeting and they were keen to get a horse to race in the South Island,’’ recalled Christine Robinson, wife of Lance

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Markwood Lodge Ltd win service to WRL sire

Markwood Lodge Ltd win service to WRL sire Markwood Lodge Ltd won a service to a White Lobe Lodge sire in a draw among stud clients at the Wingatui meeting on Saturday. Raise The Flag, Ghibellines and Gallant Guru are sires in service at WRL.

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Photos from the WRL Reunion now on the website in the Gallery

Photos from the Reunion are now on the website in the Gallery

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Welcome to White Robe Lodge

 

Established in 1956, the proven thoroughbred nursery White Robe Lodge has 300 acres situated at the northern end of the Taieri Plains and enjoys a unique climate, sheltered by the surrounding hills to the North and East.

After over 50 years in the thoroughbred business, we are proud to still be producing top class racehorses.

 

BJ   has had a book printed about his life and the establishment of White Robe Lodge and the business.  This is available to purchase from White Robe Lodge at $35 per copy + $5pp

Phone 03 4895308    or email wrloffice@xtra.co.nz or lorrande@xtra.co.nz . 

Account Number for Book payment - 02 0938 0031318 000    ref BJ's Book

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For Australian purchases -

BJ & LE ANDERTON 014 704 530904867 ANZ Surfers Paradise


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