Latest News from Ken Keys Racing

Winter Is Here

May 16, 2013

      Winter is here, cold, miserable and wet, great weather for ducks and horses that love the wet tracks. It's time for the winter coats and hats to come out of the cupboards to keep the cold out and the warmth in. It's been a good month with ...

It's Been A Busy Month

Apr 07, 2013

  Happy Easter to all our owners and families.   We hope you all had a lovely Easter eating lots of chocolates and hot cross buns.  The months are flying by, Ken has been busy at the Yearling Sales, selecting some nice new additions to our stable. ...

Yearling Sales Have Commenced

Feb 19, 2013

    Its been a busy few weeks with the Yearling Sales, we have purchased a couple of nice Yearlings from the Tasmanian Sales and also the Gold Coast. Ken is currently in WA inspecting more Yearlings and no doubt purchasing as well. We will have our new ...

Full Steam Ahead For 2013.

Jan 16, 2013

    Its great to see the New Year start, even though Christmas time is always a good reason to catch up with the families, its always nice to get back into the swing of things. We hope you all had a lovely time over the festive season and enjoyed it as much ...

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Dec 18, 2012

        Louise and I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a safe and Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Thankyou to everyone that has been supportive to Saloon Park over this last year.   It has been a ...

Double success for Keys at Cranbourne Cup meeting

Oct 14, 2012

The only way is up for At The Tap after the talented prospect broke his maiden in comfortable fashion one his home track in the Condo’s Horse Transport Maiden Plate (1000m) at Cranbourne. His trainer Ken Keys thought enough of the son of Stratum to run him against the ...

Boom N Zoom To Contest In The Cranbourne Cup Again This Year.

Oct 08, 2012

    Here we are again another month gone by and another year since we contested in the Cranbourne Cup with Boom N Zoom. and to everyones delight we came home with the trophy. We are all  pleased too see him entered again this year on the 14th October ...

Spring Racing Begins

Sep 10, 2012

    The Spring Carnival has started off in fine fashion with exciting races already been held at Flemington. Lots more to come and i hope that we can be a part of it  during this time. Some of our horses in training have commenced trialing and not far ...

Lightenuff stars first-up at Werribee

Aug 23, 2012

Smart gelding Lightenuff made a terrific return to racing with his solid win in the Racing Network Showcase Handicap (1105m) at Werribee. Lightenuff had not raced since March 18 but had trialled twice in preparation for his first-up assignment in the $30,000 ...

Not Long To Go

Aug 13, 2012

    Not long to go, good bye Winter and hello Spring, we can't wait for the Spring as the good racing begins. Firstly i would like to congratulate the owners of Lake Crescent for a great win during the month. It's been a quiet month for us in the ...

Wet Wet Wet

Jul 03, 2012

  Well it's certainly been wet, wet and more wet, our stables here on Craig Road have held up quite well considering the rain we've been experiencing. The racing has been quite difficult due to the rain with race meetings being cancelled either for the whole ...

Winter is Definately Here

Jun 07, 2012

      Its been a quiet month of May, our horses that like the tracks good or better have gone out to the paddock for a rest, and our babies are well on the way if not already broken in. We do still have shares available in some of our yearlings, please ...

Winter Is Nearly Upon Us

May 04, 2012

   Well what horrible weather we are experiencing at the moment and Winter is still not here. Its been a quiet month for us here at Saloon Park, with horses starting to go out due to the weather and track conditions.   Unfortunately the weather has ...

Happy Easter

Happy Easter

Apr 06, 2012

    Happy Easter to all our owners, firstly congratulations to Jim and Norma with Pride Of Coupez winning at Moonee Valley on the 23rd March. Louise and I would like to thankyou all for spending the day with us on the 25th March. It was a great ...

Come and Take A Walk in Saloon Park on Sunday the 25th March.

Mar 12, 2012

I don’t know where to start, it has been so busy since Christmas and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down, and Easter is only a hop skip and a jump away. I would firstly like to take the time to farewell Darren Egan who has been with us for some years but has ...

Owners Day Comng Soon

Feb 07, 2012

Another quick month has gone by, it’s been a busy month of Yearling Sales at Sydney, Gold Coast and New Zealand with Adelaide and Melbourne Sales approaching. We purchased four lovely Yearlngs at the Sales two from Sydney and two from the Gold coast. A lovely Colt by ...

Goodbye 2011 Hello 2012

Jan 09, 2012

Goodbye 2011 Hello 2012   We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year, thank you for your well wishes over Christmas and the New Year.   We had a great December with 16 runners contesting, 10 horses weighing in, so lets keep the good run ...

Merry Christmas

Dec 07, 2011

      The end of 2011 is coming to a close very fast, so fast that we have unfortunately run out of time for a Christmas get together with our owners. We will however organise something in the New Year. Our Spring Carnival horses have all gone ...

Spring Is In The Air....

Spring Is In The Air....

Nov 02, 2011

We’re into November, the month of the Melbourne Cup.   Firstly I would like to congratulate my daughter Kasey on her first start, first winner, Island Home at Sale on 23rd October with her fiancée Lincoln aboard. Kasey plays an integral part of my stable ...

Its All Happening This Month

Its All Happening This Month

Oct 11, 2011

    How the weeks are flying by already into October, the month of September saw us have 35 runners and weighing in 22 times. Firstly I would like to announce the retirement of a lovely horse, Blue Collar Jack.   Where do I start with him, he was a ...

The Month Of August

Sep 06, 2011

Its been another busy month for us all at Saloon Park, firstly I would like to say what a great effort by Status Symbol for her second at Caulfield, this filly has been one of the most honest horses I have had the privilege of training, she has contested 27 times and weighed in ...

Up And Coming

Aug 19, 2011

All of us here at Saloon Park are getting excited about the up and coming racing which is always an exciting time with the Spring Carnival to look forward too. We have some lovely horses ready to contest  over the carnival and we wish all our owners the very best ...

Stable News July

Aug 11, 2011

Welcome to the new racing season of 2011- 2012, firstly I would like wish all the horses a happy birthday for the 1st August; the year has come and going at a rapid rate. It’s been a great few months for us all at Saloon Park especially since moving to our new ...

Let the good run continue.

Jun 30, 2011

The stable has continued on with great success since our move earlier this year, all of the horses are thriving and the results are showing. Not only have we had the winners but we have had some very good runs in town  against strong company which is very exciting for ...