Heatherly View Gallery


Sire: Lonhro

Dam: Dancing Heather

Colour: Brown

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 7th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Light Blue, Yellow Checks, Red Cap


B M Griffiths & Mrs M M Griffiths

Career Record: 18-6-5-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    33.3 %
  • Place
    44.4 %

Horse Description:






Brown mareFoaled in 2012

SireOctagonalZabeelSir Tristram
LONHRO (AUS) Eight CaratPieces of Eight
1998ShadeaStraight StrikeMr. Prospector
  ConciaFirst Consul
DANCING HEATHER (AUS) ConfidentiallyKaoru Star
2005Our HeatherCentaineCentury
  MelroseSun and Shine

LONHRO (AUS) (Brown 1998-Stud 2004). 26 wins-2 at 2, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire 2010-11. Sire of 943 rnrs, 660 wnrs, 63 SW, inc. Pierro (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Bounding, Mental, Denman, Beaded, Exosphere, The Conglomerate, Benfica, Pinwheel, Wawail, Academus, Messene, Ghisoni, Heatherly, Lonhspresso, Obsequious, Parables, Souchez, Old North, Sessions, O'Lonhro, Renaissance, Generalife, Raspberries, Skytrain, etc.


1st dam

DANCING HEATHER, by Danzero. Unraced. Half-sister to LINTON. Dam of two named foals, one to race, inc:-

HEATHERLY (f. by Lonhro). 5 wins. See below.


2nd dam

OUR HEATHER, by Centaine. 3 wins to 1300m, 2d MRC Whisked H. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

LINTON (Galileo). 7 wins from 1400m to 2400m, £5,525, A$2,088,100, BRC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3-twice, City of Adelaide H., L, 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Lexus S., Gr.3, 3d ATC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3, VRC The Sofitel H., 4th MVRC Dato' Tan Chin Nam S., Gr.2, Newmarket Ben Marshall S., L.

Beau Jet. 4 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$168,600, BRC Hopgoodganim P., Qld Tatt's RC Hardy Brothers Jewellers H., 3d SCTC White's IGA H., GCTC Coolangatta Hotel H.

Our Emily Mia. 5 wins to 1200m, A$88,150, 2d MVRC Silver Thomas Hanley H., SAJC Drink Driving? Grow Up H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H.

Metza. Winner at 900m in Aust.

Heimori. Placed, 2d HKJC Chevalier Cold Storage H., Tai Lam Chung H.


3rd dam

MELROSE, by Sun and Shine. Unraced. Half-sister to BALMACARA (dam of JAMIESON VALLEY), VEDODARA (dam of SHARVASTI, BHANDARA, SHASTRI). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Melrose Prince. 3 wins at 1400m, WATC Tabspringracing.com.au H., 2d WATC Perth Racing Supporting the Industry H.

Manali - Shanghai Boss (Mal.). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Class 3 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Cambridge Stud S., Class 3 H.-4 times, 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H.-3 times.

Gotti. 3 wins at 2000m, 2d STC Novotel H., 3d AJC Christmas Eve at the Farm H., STC Construction Marketing Services H.

Our Heather. 3 wins. See above.

Strawberry Rose. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Jessica Rose. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, A$154,793, MRC Powersource Global 2YO P., 2d VRC Mrs Mac's Beef Pie H., SAJC Bridgestone Australia H.


4th dam

VEDO BAY, by Orange Bay. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, ARC Robert Graham H., Waikato RC Orini H., 3d ARC Crusoe H. Half-sister to Canton Silk (dam of BROCADE, ROYAL PINNACLE). Dam of 12 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

BALMACARA (Bassenthwaite). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2100m, NZ$172,130, A$19,200, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Egmont RC Evergreen S., L, Waipa RC Galilee S., L, Manawatu RC Sandhaven Stables 2YO H., Waikato RC Hotel Alcamo H., BATC IATC Castlemaine Dry H., Family Association H., 2d ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Cambridge JC Dulcie S., Gr.2, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, Paeroa RC Karaka Bloodstock Mile H., L, Matamata RC Wealleans Ground Spreads Classic H., 3d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, Qld Tatt's RC Crown Lager H., Matamata RC Wealleans Ground Spreads Classic H., 4th WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.2, Cambridge JC Dulcie S., Gr.2, HBJC Gold Trail S., Gr.3. Dam of-

JAMIESON VALLEY (Desert Prince). 3 wins at 1400m, A$618,270, GCTC Magic Millions 3YO Trophy, L, AJC Merle Martin P., Jack Bourke H., 3d STC Ranvet H., Bowlers Club of NSW P.

VEDODARA (Kreisler). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$158,875, A$62,000, Hawke's Bay Guineas, L, WRC Magic Millions Classic S., ARC Jacobsen Headstones H., 2d STC Ansett Australia S., Gr.1, 3d New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, 4th New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3. Dam of-

SHARVASTI (Montjeu). 4 wins at 1600m, 2200m, NZ$212,050, Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1, ARC Carbine Club Trophy, 2d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, 3d Hawkes Bay Hastings City Anniversary H. Producer.

SHASTRI (Stravinsky). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$146,175, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, ARC New Zealand Herald 3YO H., WRC Avery Ford 2YO H., 2d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Matamata RC Slipper S., L, 4th WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1.

BHANDARA (Zabeel). 5 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$81,125, A$52,250, ARC King's P., Gr.3, WRC Cuddle S.H., Gr.3, AJC Wiggle H., L, Hawkes Bay AON Risk Services H., 3d WRC Wellington S., Gr.3. Producer.


Race Record: 11 Starts 5-2-3 A$411,950.

5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$411,950, to 2016-17, MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2, MVRC Carlyon S., L, VRC Andrew Guy P., MVRC Slickpix H., Fujitsu 2YO P., 2d VRC Festival of Racing S., L, MRC Total Logistic Solutions H., 3d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2, Jeep 55 Second Challenge Heat 9 H.