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Bowness Stud principal John North has confirmed that the thoroughbred nursery has foaled-down the first foals sired by its exciting young stallion D’Argento.

Acquired for stud duties from a Star Thoroughbreds ownership group last year, D’Argento received an excellent start to his stud career when covering 152 mares. With three foals now safely delivered, North tweeted on his Twitter account: “Just like their Dad. We couldn't be happier at Bowness.” …   READ ON >>>

Major sales consignor

Bowness Stud has earned an enviable reputation as a bloodstock sales consignor. A recent example of the stud's professionalism was again witnessed at the 2021 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale when a son of Pierro and half-brother to Group 1 winners Youngstar and Funstar was sold to Freedman Brothers  for $500,000.

Established nursery in the South West region of NSW

Bowness Stud is a family owned and operated thoroughbred concern long established as a proven nursery for racing stock of the very highest quality. We provide a comprehensive range of services — all overseen by our much respected principal John North.

Bowness Stud is set in the hilltops area on the south-west slopes of NSW, strategically placed between the two major thoroughbred breeding centres of the Hunter Valley and Victoria. We offer full mare walk on breeding services to all major studs in both regions.

The clean, undulating countryside is a perfect environment for the development of future racehorses. Our generously sized paddocks and first-class pastures are a proven source of elite performers.

Stud principal JOHN NORTH on (+61-0) 428 846 270