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From small beginnings with a sale of 200 yearlings in 1986, to Magic Millions recording the largest buying bench for premium 2018 yearlings in Australasia, it is clear the achievements of this business are widely regarded. Don’t be fooled. Magic Millions plays a fundamental role in the breeding and racing economy here in Australia. A worldwide platform to showcase the best and brightest Thoroughbred Progeny Australia has to offer has been created. All these achievements and industry innovations have two people in common – Magic Millions Co-Owners Katie Page-Harvey and Gerry Harvey. Gerry co-founded Harvey Norman with Ian Norman in 1982 and he remains Executive Chairman. Since 1999, Katie’s full-time role has been as Managing Director and CEO of the retailing giant. Under inspiring guidance & leadership this business has brought many tens of millions of dollars in revenue to South East Queensland. It has put another great Australian event right on the doorstep of the Scenic Rim, whilst contributing to the bottom line of many businesses within the area. If you’re wondering what all the fuss is about, here’s a look at some of the stars that have come from the Gold Coast sale. Buffering (purchased 2009) 54:19-9-8, now retired $7.3 million in prizemoney. Redzel (purchased 2014) 28: 14-6-1 $15 million in prizemoney. Invincibella, D’Argento, Pierata, the list is long and distinguished. No horse in Australia is more recognisable than Winx, 39:33-3-0, purchased for $230,000 in the Magic Millions GC 2013 Sales. A lineage steeped in Ireland and New Zealand, the mare bred by fairway thoroughbreds. Currently Winx has a career earnings in the vicinity of $23 million and celebrated as the world’s greatest racehorse is a testimate to Australian breeding ingenuity.

SUN 6 JAN

MON 7 JAN TUE 8 JAN

Pacific Fair Magic Millions Polo at The Spit, Gates open 11.30amM

Yearling Inspections at Magic Millions Complex, Bundall

am: Barrier Draw and thoroughbred run along Surfers Paradisese foreshore

WED 9 JAN

FRI 11 JAN

SAT 12 Jan

Yearling Sales commence, Magic Millions complex, Bundall

Yearling Sales

The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions Raceday featuring Harrolds Fashions on The Field

THU 10 JAN Yearling Sales

Profile for Scenic Road Magazine

SCENIC ROAD MAGAZINE Spring/Summer 2018  

People. Produce. Places. Scenic Road Magazine is a boutique lifestyle publication for the Scenic Rim and Gold Coast Hinterland. This magazin...

SCENIC ROAD MAGAZINE Spring/Summer 2018  

People. Produce. Places. Scenic Road Magazine is a boutique lifestyle publication for the Scenic Rim and Gold Coast Hinterland. This magazin...