Welcome to Craiglea Stud
Craiglea Stud is a name synonymous with Racing Queensland and is highly regarded as one of country racing’s longest serving and most ardent supporters.
It’s also the birthplace of galloping superstars like international sprinting sensation and 9-time Group winner Falvelon, not to mention Queensland’s breakthrough Golden Slipper winner Calaway Gal. Even at their peak, Craiglea Stud is where these equine heroes came to recover and relax from their record breaking feats on the track.
Craiglea Wandoo’s brave effort to win with 64kg was that little bit more special as it was the 50th winner for trainer Krystle Johnston. The achievement is even more spectacular when you consider her first winner Craiglea Dansal came on April 8, 2014 less than 2 years ago. It has been a short career littered with success…
LSODE Name A Craiglea
During the initial Hay Drive of 2014 Stan and daughter Krystle Johnston were humbled by a visit to a property managed by the Spackman family and were blown away by the hospitality despite the condition that the property was in due to the drought. During a tour of the station they met young children who had an obvious love of horses however feared…