Quality Boutique Agistment

Producing results where it counts

Our Services

About Us

Middlebrook Valley Lodge is a boutique thoroughbred broodmare and agistment farm situated in Scone, NSW – the heart of ‘Australia’s Thoroughbred Horse Capital’.

Our recipe for foaling and raising horses is a proven one, with multiple stakes winners and performers being bred, raised and sold by the farm over the past 11 years.

With a highly regarded and experienced team on board led by Verna Metcalfe, Middlebrook Valley Lodge is the perfect environment for your thoroughbred investment.

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 A proven recipe for success with a highly regarded and experienced team.  

Our Services


Every horse is treated as an individual.
We offer a large variety of paddock sizes and place horses according to their temperament and requirements.
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Highly experienced staff. 24 hours a day.  
We ensure that every aspect of your mare and foals health are catered for from pre-foaling to post foaling care.
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Hands on and tailored to the individual animal.
Our program gives your weanling the best chance of developing into a happy, well mannered horse ready for whatever the future holds.
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Pride ourselves on beautifully presented yearlings
We carefully plan and implement feed and exercise regimes to give our yearlings every opportunity to grow and develop.
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Exceptional reputation for spelling of racehorses
We implement a plan in liaison with each trainer for rugging, feed, activity restriction, rest and activity to suit each horse’s requirements.
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Our Customers


Some recent black type performers that were foaled, raised and/or consigned by Middlebrook Valley Lodge:


(Smart Missile x Magical Mist, by High Chaparral)

5 Starts for 4 wins, 5 placings and $330,850 in earnings. BRC 2020 Rough Habit P. Gr 3, 2nd BRC 2020 Gunsynd Classic Gr 3.

2017 Scone Inglis Weanling & Thoroughbred Sale $14,000


(Krupt x L’Il Cashy, by Keltrice)

1st SAJC National S., Gr 3 (1200m), Dequetteville S., L (1050m), 2nd MRC Blue Sapphire S., Gr 3, SAJC Cinderella S., L, 3rd SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, 4th VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr 1.

2018 Magic Milions Adelaide Yearling Sale $110,000


(Hinchinbrook x Tempest Tost)

1st VRC Chairman’s S. Gr 3 (1000m), VRC Maribyrnong Trial (1000m) L, 3rd ATC (Randwick) Reisling S. Gr 2, Talindert S. L.

2019 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $45,000


(So You Think x Jarada, by Redoute’s Choice)

1st ATC (Randwick) Wenona Girl Quality Gr 3 (1200m), ATC South Pacific Classic, L (1400m), 2nd ATC Sheraco S., Gr 2, 2d ATC 2020 Sapphire S., Gr.2, 2019 Silver Eagle, 3d ATC 2020 All Aged S., Gr.1.

2017 Inglis Easter Yearling Sale $120,000


(Smart Missile – Dublin Me Bet, by O’Reilly)

1st ATC (Randwick) Inglis Nursery (R), L.

2017 Inglis Easter Yearling Sale $55,000



Our Facilities

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Middlebrook Valley Lodge offers a range of facilities and a balance of terrain ideal for rearing, growing out and spelling thoroughbred horses.

Located just 10 minutes away from Scone and 24 hour critical care facilities ensures all bases are covered.