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Coolmore's bushfire appeal raises A$250,000

THE auction of nominations to Coolmore stallions set up the stud two days ago in aid of the Red Cross Victorian Bushfire Appeal to help victims of the recent outbreak fires in Australia has already raised $270,000 in listed bids.

The auction of nominations is to Encosta de Lago, Fastnet Rock, Haradasun, Royal Academy and Spinning World for the 2009 season.

Current Live bids
Stallion A$ From
Encosta De Lago 160,000 Wood Nook Farm, Mr B. Scarborough
Fastnet Rock 57,750 Three Bridges THoroughbreds, Mr & Mrs P. Liston
Haradasun 30,000 Mr Anthony Mithen
Royal Academy 15,400 Mr P.& Mrs L. Gunter
Spinning World 6,000 Mr T. Moses

All bids are inclusive of GST and the auction  closes at 5pm (local time) on Monday, February 23.

To place a bid, contact Sebastian Hutch on 0423 770 854 or




Galileo £11,597,622
Dark Angel £3,704,206
Dubawi £3,194,696
Frankel £2,708,934
Kodiac £2,231,181
Acclamation £2,090,548
Iffraaj £2,067,853
Sea The Stars £1,923,734
Nathaniel £1,880,694
Invincible Spirit £1,699,882