Festival of Sports Auction Items
We are coming up to November 17th, World Pancreatic Cancer Day, as well as our Festival of Sports luncheon, an exciting event that is not to be missed. Tables are currently on sale for $5000 and proceeds will go to support people affected by pancreatic and other upper gastrointestinal cancers. We are proud to update you with our current items that will be auctioned on the day. Please note, more auction items to be announced soon.
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Auction items include:
Corporate Box for 18 at the Guns N Roses concert at the MCG – Kindly donated by Recycal
What a way to see this iconic band! Founder Axl Rose and former members, Slash and Duff McKagan have regrouped for one of the century’s most anticipated tours. Currently touring the US and South America before heading to Australia in February 2017, Rolling Stone said: “This was the real thing, the thing we’d all been waiting for: the triumphant return of one of the most important bands to cross rock music history. And it happened in our lifetime.” Performing on February 14th, 2017 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, you will have the chance to bid for this once in a lifetime opportunity! A corporate box for 18 people, including food and beverages throughout the evening.
Aquanita Racing Package – Kindly donated by Aquanita Racing
Come behind the scenes of one of Australia’s most successful stables with Aquanita Racing for an intimate look at what goes on for a major race day. Breakfast at their Caulfield stables for 8, followed by a luncheon hosted by John Sadler in the main Promenade Dining Room overlooking the saddling enclosure for the best view in the house and where the connections of each horse watch the races. Come on a tour behind the scenes to the jockeys, owners and trainers room as well as visit the saddling enclosure for one of the major races to experience the colour and glamour of being an owner. This unique experience for 8 is all inclusive with members tickets, breakfast and lunch on a very important and major Autumn race day.
Service fee for Casino Prince – Kindly donated by Vinery Stud
By a Champion Sire, Casino Prince was Australian Champion first-season sire of his year and has already sired of an Australian Champion in All Too Hard. An all round proven producer with over 70% w/r from his first two crops, Casino Prince is fast becoming one of the country’s most prolific stallions. Casino Prince broke through the 100 wins barrier at Easter and is the sire of Hooked (G2 Moonee Valley) and Phrases (LR Randwick) this season.
Service fee for Husson – Kindly donated by Vinery Stud
Undefeated, Champion 2YO colt in Argentina and a great outcross, Husson’s star is certainly rising with the undefeated Group One winner quickly siring a Gr.1 winner in first crop son Lucky Hussler (Manikato S Gr.1). One of the best-value stallions in the Hunter Valley with yearlings averaged $282,500 at Inglis Easter, and has sold yearlings for $325,000, $200,000, $180,000, $170,000, $165,000 et al.