Sire: Beneteau

Dam: Eight Steeples

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 23rd, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Green, Navy Blue Band, White Sleeves And Cap


A Surace, Ms A M O'Neill, W McCully, Mrs V McCully, G Debono, Ms J Baird, A O'Neill, S O'Neill, M Davison, Ms L Warlters, D Searle, Mrs D Searle, M Olijnyk, Mrs K Olijnyk, Ms K Gillis & Jazcom Equine (Mgr: C Branthwaite)

Career Record: 9-0-0-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
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  • Place
    22.2 %





Bay fillyFoaled in 2012

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
BENETEAU (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2007Slice of ParadiseEncosta de LagoFairy King
  OceanfastMonde Bleu
DamIglesiaLast TycoonTry My Best
  Palm TreePompeii Court

BENETEAU (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2007-Stud 2011). Third Top Colt on The 2009-10 Australasian 2YO Classification. 2 wins at 2, A$336,550, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, AJC Kurnell 2YO P., 3d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Out of SP Slice of Paradise, a sister to SW Alinghi (Champion 3YO Filly in Australia. VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1) and SP Perfect Persuasion. Grandson of SP Oceanfast. Sire of 55 rnrs, 24 wnrs, inc. SW Prompt Return (VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3), Lady Jivago, SP Tatoosh, Voilier, Jeanneau, It's Vegas Baby, Dontpokethetiger, Prompt Response and of Aegean Sea, Universal Law, Clateau, Cruise Power, Malmsteen, Eclat, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

EIGHT STEEPLES, by Iglesia. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of three foals, all raced, inc:-

Minaret (f. by Beneteau). See below.


2nd dam

PALMYRA, by Octagonal. Unraced. Dam of 3 foals, all raced, 2 winners-

Freekeh. 2 wins at 1400m, 2d BRC Mimiki Foundation H.

Eight Steeples. Winner. See above.

Handfulofhundreds. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

PALM TREE, by Pompeii Court. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, STC Pendle Hill 2YO H., 2d AJC King Brian 2YO H., STC Abbotsford Centre Group H., 3d City Tatt's RC CTC Silks Bar & Grill H., STC Eastwood Ladies Probus H., Tod Maid H., Apple Blossom Series H., VATC Sweet Nell H. Sister to POMPEII PEARL, Another Pearl (dam of MINI PEARL), three-quarter-sister to SAINT CECILE, Rohaisha. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Waterhole. 9 wins from 1450m to 2200m, SAJC National Australia Bank H., Homeloans Plus Distance H.

Cocus. 7 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$82,310, SAJC Ampulla Lodge Brackenbury H., WH Wylie Memorial H., 2d SAJC Jayco Caravans H., 3d Darwin TC Northern Territory Derby, SAJC Channel 7 H.

Coconut. 2 wins at 1400m, AJC Ambervale H., WA Long H., 2d AJC GT Rowe H., Westaway Bus & Coach H., Monte Carlo H., 3d AJC Leslie G Rouse H. Dam of-

Cocoruru (Viscount). 5 wins at 1400m, A$300,030, AJC UBS Welter H., Lactate Pro H., Members H., PFK H., STC Lynch Flowers H., 2d STC Winter S., L, Tyrepower Welter H., AJC Skilled Safety H., STC Girls Day Out P., 3d STC Dooleys Welter H., AJC Tina Zanella H., Santa's Wish List H., STC Parramatta Leagues Club H.

Chamandi. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$119,103, SAJC Betfair Derby Day 2YO H., MRC Ladies in Racing Magazine H., SAJC Adelaide Casino H., 2d MRC Event Landscaping Solutions H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H.

Panjandrum. 5 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$96,760, STC Theraces.com.au H., Parramatta Leagues Club H., Simplot Australia Foodservice H., 2d STC Fairfield RSL Charity Race H., Plumbers' Supplies Co-Op Welter H., AJC Coralie H.

Milk. 3 wins at 1400m, 1550m, A$97,090, AJC HC Dangar H., Nova 969 Little Aussie Battler H., 2d VRC Heaven Extras H., AJC Bernbrook H., 3d AJC San Miguel 2YO H., MRC Hurricane Sky 2YO H., STC Matador Bullbars & Towbars H. Producer.

Macaroons. 3 wins to 1200m, BTC Sizzler H., QTC Mr Shannon H., 2d QTC Sierra Queen H., Dulcify H., 3d QTC Rajah H. Producer.

Fronds. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 2d QTC Osmunda H.

Bangalow. Winner at 800m, 2d QTC On the Beach H.

Harbour. 6 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Spindlewood. Unraced. Dam of-

Silent March. Winner at 1550m, SAJC Adelaide Cup in March H., 3d SAJC Sloan Sands H., Adelaide Casino H., Spring Gully H.


4th dam

PEARL HARBOUR, by Harbor Prince. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in NZ. Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

POMPEII PEARL (Pompeii Court). Head of The 1987-88 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins at 2, NZ$167,600, A$450, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.3, Manawatu RC Futurity S., L. Dam of-

Pompeii Queen. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

JOSALIE (Magic of Money). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$155,250, WATC Belmont Oaks, L, Miss Italy Quest Trophy H., Singapore Orchid Rose of Summer Final, Haulpak's Image H., Federation H., Stirling Times Community 2YO H. Producer.

Another Pearl (Pompeii Court). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Manawatu RC The Plaza Fashions H., Marton JC Station Tavern H., 2d Manawatu Breeders' S., L, Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, WRC Hutt Valley Cartage H., 3d CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L, WRC Trax Bar and Cafe 3YO S. Dam of-

MINI PEARL (Black Minnaloushe). 7 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$86,750, Manawatu Breeders' S., L, 2d Taranaki RC La Nuova Apparelmaster H., Wanganui JC Steelformers H., 3d Manawatu RC Plumbing World H., 4th Wanganui Cup, L.


Race Record: 8 Starts 0-0-2 A$11,575.

Placed at 3 in 2015-16 in Aust.