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

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


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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Currently standing : Ghibellines and Gallant Guru and Raise The Flag

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Latest News

Yogi stepping up in Australia

The Raise The Flag 4yr-old gelding Yogi took his record in Australia to two wins from three starts when successful over 1800m in a $35,000 race on the polytrack at Sandown on 23/11/2016. Yogi (ex Malozza), trained by Darren Weir at Ballarat, had won a 1406m maiden at Benalla on October 24 and finished second over 1600m at Echuca at his next start.

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Val Christophers had long association with White Robe Lodge

Val Christophers, who died at Winton on Tuesday (22/11/2016) at the age of 82, had a 40 year association with White Robe Lodge, as a successful thoroughbred breeder, owner and trainer. “She was a close friend and we had a good association,’’ said Lorraine Anderton, of WRL. “Val was a very strong person and straight to the point.”

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Red letter day for WRL

Five wins for trainers Brian and Shane Anderton; four for stable apprentice Jacob Lowry and five for sire Gallant Guru at the Otago Racing Club meeting and a fifth for the Who Shot Thebarman in the Melbourne Cup made the first Tuesday in November, 2016, a red - letter day for White Robe Lodge.

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Yogi first up in Australia

Raise The Flag 4yr-old Yogi won first up in Australia at Benalla (Victoria) on Monday (24/10/16). Yogi, now trained by Darren Weir at Ballarat, won a maiden race over 1406m.

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Raise The Flag's progeny to the fore

Broadside, the son of Raise The Flag, won a $A108,000 rating 83 2000m race at Randwick on Saturday (9/10/2016). It was his second win in three starts since joining the stable of Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott. Broadside won twice from three starts in New Zealand. The maiden win of Londonderry Air at Winton on Sunday was a “feather in the cap” of White Robe Lodge trainers Brian and Shane Anderton and stable apprentice Jacob Lowry.

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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 or . 

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


For Australian purchases -

BJ & LE ANDERTON 014 704 530904867 ANZ Surfers Paradise

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