Sire: Wandjina

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Apercu

Sex: Colt

Age: 3

Foaled: Sep 19, 2017

Country: Australia


Owners: M R Kent, M Angelini, G R Bishop, Everlong Racing No.8 (Mgr: B D Anderson), A T Harrison, P W Henley & S B Maxwell

2: 1 - 0 - 0
Wins: 50.0%
Place: 0.0%

This colt by Wandjina was recently purchased at the Inglis Ready To Run, out of an Encosta De Lago mare Apercu, he was a steal at only $70,000.

Sired by Wanjina he is a son of Snitzel. On the track Wandjina won over distances of 1000m to 1600m. His Group One win came in the 2015 Australian Guineas at Flemington, beating Alpine Eagle and Stratum Star. After that race he headed into the Group One Aged Stakes at Royal Randwick where he placed second by 0.2 of a length! Beaten by Dissident with Chautauqua coming third. In his brief two year racing career, Wandjina had 14 starts and amassed over $653,000 in prize money.

Only a young sire, Wandjina’s oldest progeny are now three-year-olds. So far his best progeny results have been Express Pass placing 3rd in the Group Two Danehill Stakes and 3rd in the Listed Vale Redoute’s Choice Stakes. Deep Chill placed 3rd in the Group Three ATC Canonbury Stakes, and Grand Scholar placed 2nd in the Listed 2019 MRC Vale Redoute’s Choice Stakes and 3rd in the Listed VRC Maribyrnong Trial Stakes.


Out of the dam Apercu, she is sired by the number broodmare sire Encosta de Lago. A winner on the track she won over distances of 1200m to 1600m. She is the dam of 5 foals to race with 4 of those being winners. She is also a half sister to Black Type performer Made To Order. This dams page has many Black Type performers including Hong Kong super star Able Friend features.

The colt has been broken in, spelled, pre trained and completed his breeze up in 11.59 seconds. As you will see, he has improvement to come with more experience and training. He is now spelling for a month at Monomeith Stud Farm and will then be brought back into pre training. Once he has completed his pre training he will then come into our Caulfield stable.

Ownership opportunities include purchase price and GST, all vet checks, transport from sale, 12 months mortality insurance and agistment.

For further information feel free to call Michael Kent on 0432 164 086 or Mick Price on 0418 179 345.




Foaled 19th September 2017

SireSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
WANDJINA (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2011La BambaLast TycoonTry My Best
DamEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
APERCU (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2004Making FeyZabeelSir Tristram
  Barron FeyScottish Rifle

WANDJINA (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2015). 3 wins-1 at 2-1000 to 1600m, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, CS Hayes S., Gr.3, 2d ATC All Aged S., Gr.1, 3d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Inspiration, SW Provence and SW Lucky Unicorn. Sire of SP Deep Chill, Express Pass, Grand Scholar and of Hearty Lass, Satin Rain, Bengalla Bay, Grand Diamond, Wandabaa, Ashton Blair, Autocratic, Light Up, Megeve, Order of Valour, Tom Cat and of the placegetters Bronte, Budhwar, Cloud Spirit, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

APERCU, by Encosta de Lago. 2 wins at 2, A$414,225, QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, BTC Golden S., L, 2d City Tatt's RC Omega 2YO P., 3d AJC La Caissiere 2YO H., 4th VRC Ottawa S., L, Ipswich TC Gai Waterhouse Classic, L. Half-sister to Made to Order. This is her ninth foal. Dam of five foals to race, four winners-

L'Elu (f. by Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, 2d ATC TAB Highway H., 3d BRC Ascot Green P., Ipswich TC Get Social H.

Quick Glimpse (f. by Fastnet Rock). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, R278,250, to 2018-19 in South Africa.

Aperchoix (g. by Redoute's Choice). 4 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Rock Candy (f. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 1300m in Aust.

Quick Preview (g. by Foxwedge). Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in NZ.


2nd dam

Making Fey, by Zabeel. 3 wins from 1300m to 1900m, AJC Crossing H., Hon James White H., STC Vouris & Bell Chartered Accountants H., 2d Gosford Guineas, L, STC Prudential Superannuation H., 3d STC New Asia-Singapore Cup, Off Broadway Hotel H. Half-sister to (BIG) BARRON, Baronia (dam of GLOBAL NEWS, PONTE PICCOLO). Dam of 7 named foals, all winners, inc:-

APERCU (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins. See above.

Made to Order (Commands). 3 wins from 1350m to 1800m, A$229,375, ATC Australian Turf Club H., Hungry Jack's H., Big Sports Breakfast H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Southbank Insurance Brokers H., L, ATC Alconex Fire H., 3d SCTC Pryde's Easifeed H., ATC Merrylands RSL Club H., Sepoys at Next Year's Sale H.

Lapse. 3 wins from 1900m to 3000m, MVRC California Dane H., 2d MVRC Flight Centre H. Producer.

Tinjirarni. 2 wins at 1150m, 1250m, A$80,080, STC Festival Finale H., AJC Hillsdale P., 2d AJC Rosebrook H., STC Caravan & Camping Show H., Potbeleez at Party HQ H., 3d AJC Private Steer H. Producer.


3rd dam

BARRON FEY, by Scottish Rifle. Unraced. Sister to Less Ice, half-sister to Engagement (dam of IVORY'S IRISH, FRESNO CANYON), Life at Last (dam of FULL AT LAST), Betty Box (dam of ALYNDA), Field Day (dam of DARWEESH). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

(BIG) BARRON (Half Iced). 12 wins from 1300m to 3200m, A$432,095, VRC Dalgety H., Gr.2, VATC Heatherlie H., L, Cranbourne Cup, L, VATC Bill Williamson H., Malua H., Warragul H., 2d SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, BATC Labour Day Cup, L, Murray Bridge Gold Cup, L, 3d SAJC Rain Lover P., Gr.3, Mornington Cup, L, 4th SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, West End Super S., Gr.3-twice.

Making Fey (Zabeel). 3 wins. See above.

Baronia. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1050m to 1600m, VATC Virginia H., SAJC Improvers' H., VATC Forina H., 2d Otago RC The Eta-Griffins H. Dam of-

GLOBAL NEWS (Jetball). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, R708,125, Turffontein South African Nursery P., Gr.1, Kenilworth Merchants S., Gr.2, Green Point S., Gr.2, Winter Guineas, Gr.3, 2d Clairwood Sharp Electronics Cup, Gr.1, Vaal Platinum Juvenile 1200 S. (c&g), L, 3d Kenilworth Cape Argus Guineas, Gr.1, Matchem S., Gr.3, Homberg S., Gr.3, Champ de Mars Duchess of York Cup, 4th Kenilworth Cape of Good Hope Derby, Gr.1, Queen's P., Gr.1, Diadem S., Gr.2.

PONTE PICCOLO (Volksraad). 3 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$244,750, Illawarra TC Keith F Nolan Classic, L, BTC Finance Solutions Doomben Bracelet P., AJC Claymore H., 2d AJC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, BTC Doomben Roses S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ABLE FRIEND (Shamardal). Head of the 2015 WTR (Sprint). Equal Leading Older Male on the 2015 WTR (Mile). Horse of the Year & Champion Miler in Hong Kong in 2014-15. 13 wins from 1200m to 1600m, £5,063, A$24,200, HK$61,273,500 in Aust. and HK, Longines Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, HKJC Champions Mile, Gr.1, Stewards' Cup, Gr.1, Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, Gr.1, BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Mile, Gr.2, Premier Bowl H., L, Chairman's Trophy, L-twice, Hong Kong Classic Mile, L, 2d HKJC Champions Mile, Gr.1, Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, Gr.1, BMW Hong Kong Derby, L, 3d HKJC Longines Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, Stewards' Cup, Gr.1, BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Mile, Gr.2.

Move on Up. Unraced. Dam of-

DAYTONA RED (Sebring). 3 wins from 2100m to 2500m, New Zealand St Leger, L, ARC Stella Artois S.

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