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Lyndhurst Stud, located in Warwick, Queensland, has been a cornerstone of the Queensland Racing Industry for over a century. Established in 1857 by the Gore family and later acquired by Mr. C.E. McDougall, the stud has a rich history of breeding top-quality thoroughbreds. The property spans approximately 2,500 acres of prime Darling Downs land and is home to up to 500 thoroughbreds during peak breeding season.

Throughout its history, Lyndhurst Stud has been home to renowned stallions such as Smokey Eyes, Grand Chaudiere, and current champions like Better Than Ready and Rothesay. The stud’s commitment to excellence is evident in its track record of producing winners, with Lyndhurst stallions frequently leading the Australian Sires List. In addition to breeding their own broodmares, Lyndhurst Stud also provides agistment services for clients from across Australia and Asia.

With state-of-the-art facilities including two yearling barns and seventy boxes, Lyndhurst Stud is at the forefront of the Australian Thoroughbred Industry. The stud has a strong focus on innovation, being the first in Australia to implement bloodtyping for parentage validation and using advanced technology like closed-circuit television for monitoring broodmares. Lyndhurst Stud remains dedicated to upholding its legacy of breeding excellence and passion for racing for generations to come.