Sire: Star Turn

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Extreme Measure

Sex: Colt

Age: 2

Foaled: Sep 22, 2019

Country: Australia

Trainer: Steve O'Dea & Matt Hoysted


Price:$1,727.27 + GST (2.5%)


“We have a good opinion of the STAR TURN progeny, including our stakes performed 2YO STELLAR MAGIC. This colt looks another precocious type and hopefully is as good as the last chestnut colt we bought from Gooree Stud; SIR MOMENTS!”

Steve O'Dea



Eligible for $8 million in prizemoney allocated to select races 




> $20k bonus on each win as a 2YO & 3YO on NSW racetracks

> More than $141 million in bonuses paid out to date

> Trainer Steve O’Dea has a career winning strike rate of 31% when travelling horses to NSW

Key factors


  • Powerhouse sprinter (16.5HH), 4 x Group 1 placed, with a world ranking of 118
  • Won as pre-Christmas 2YO & spring 3YO at weight-for-age (only horse of his generation to defeat older horses)
  • Beat Golden Slipper champion CAPITALIST at level weights
  • By a Blue Diamond winner in STAR WITNESS
  • A leading first season sire in 2021 with four stakes performers including Proven Thoroughbreds’ STELLAR MAGIC


  • Winner & three-quarter sister to Group 2 winning stallion ROCK STURDY
  • Every foal in second & third dams are winners
  • Closely related to stakes performers SULTRY FEELING, SWIFT ALLIANCE & NEW DAY RISING




Foaled 22nd September 2019

SireStar WitnessStarcraftSoviet Star
STAR TURN (AUS) Leone ChiaraLion Hunter
2013Golden DeliciousMade of GoldGreen Forest
  Barossa GourmetPre Emptive Strike
DamSmart MissileFastnet RockDanehill
EXTREME MEASURE (AUS) Comical SmileComic Strip
2014Tzu HsiQuest for FameRainbow Quest
  Visual EmotionSilver Deputy

STAR TURN (AUS) (Chestnut 2013-Stud 2017). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, A$877,300, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, ATC San Domenico S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Newmarket H., Gr.1. Half-brother to SP Straight Gold. Sire of 26 rnrs, 9 wnrs, inc. SW Miss Hipstar (BRC Dalrello S., L), SP Pegasi, Stellar Magic, Astrologer and of Sonnet Star, Startantes, Cordyceps Six, Eagle Hawk Star, Impact Star, Mortal Witness and of the placegetters Avolonte, Beautiful Tune, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

EXTREME MEASURE, by Smart Missile. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to ROCK STURDY. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

TZU HSI, by Quest for Fame. 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$233,700, AJC Australian Income Protection 2YO H., Mick Young Scholarship Trust H., Sydney City Lexus Hybrid H., STC Merrylands RSL Club P., Hyland Race Colours 2YO H., 2d STC De Bortoli Wines H., 3d AJC CPR H. Half-sister to SULTRY FEELING, SWIFT ALLIANCE, New Day Rising. Dam of 8 named foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

ROCK STURDY (Fastnet Rock). 4 wins to 1550m, A$494,860, ATC Shannon S., Gr.2, TAB Early Quaddie H., Go the Tahs H., H., 2d ATC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3, BRC Sprint H., Gr.3, ATC Filante H., Forum Group H., TAB Rewards H., TAB Quaddie H., 3d VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, ATC Carbine Club S., Gr.3.

Air Comet. 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$156,905, ATC JR Turk H., Southern Educational Services P.

Mapili. Winner at 900m in Aust.

Extreme Measure. Winner. See above.

Lone Ballad. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Irresistible Charm. Unraced. Dam of-

Type Won. Winner at 1100m in 2020-21, 2d WATC Amelia Park P.

Mensa Missile. 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m to 2020-21 in Aust.


3rd dam

VISUAL EMOTION, by Silver Deputy. 3 wins to 1100m in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to UNCLE WOGER, half-sister to Dospazos. Dam of 5 foals, all winners-

SWIFT ALLIANCE (Don Eduardo). 9 wins at 1100m, 1200m, NZ$6,000, A$628,100, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, STC Sebring S., Gr.3-twice, AJC Razor Sharp H., L, Show County H., L, Sydney City Toyota H., STC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre H., Rosehill Event Centre H., Great Steaks at The Freeway H., 2d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, Shed Enterprises H., 4th AJC Challenge S., Gr.2. Sire.

SULTRY FEELING (Encosta de Lago). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$465,125, ATC Triscay S., Gr.3, Birthday Card S., Gr.3, TAB Place Multi H., Ranvet H., 2d MRC Blue Sapphire S., L, 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1, ATC Magic Night S., Gr.2, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., Gr.3, 4th ATC Furious S., Gr.2, VRC Gucci S., Gr.3, Hong Kong Jockey Club S., Gr.3, ATC PJ Bell S., Gr.3, Darby Munro S., L. Dam of-

Wholesome Delight. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m in 2020-21 in Aust.

New Day Rising (Fastnet Rock). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$311,350, ATC De Bortoli Wines Welter H., Schweppes H., Liverpool Leader H., BRC Canadian Club P., STC 2YO H., 2d STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, ATC Mack Trucks Mile H., Canterbury Park H., Warwick Farm 100 Club H., 3d Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L, ATC JB (Barry) Maher Memorial H., AJC In Fine Print H.

Tzu Hsi. 5 wins. See above.

Camiling. 7 wins from 1300m to 2300m, 3d AJC Cartwright H.


4th dam

MISSISSIPPI JO, by Gulch. Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Half-sister to Peaceful Raider (dam of UNCLE WOGER), Money Tree (dam of DIAMOND DOLLARS), Nyoka (dam of BRAVE INDIGO, BEAT OF DRUMS, GLACIAL). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Dospazos (Ogygian). Winner at 2 in Peru, 3d Monterrico Clasico Flor de Loto, Gr.3.


5th dam

MOVIN' MONEY, by Dr Fager. 3 wins from 1m to 9f, US$135,050, Del Mar Oaks, Gr.2, Hollywood Park Allowance, 3d Santa Anita Linda Vista H., Gr.3, 4th Del Mar San Clemente S., L. Sister to IVY ROAD, half-sister to COZZENE, MOCHILA (dam of SERAPE), Mesabi (dam of FUNISTRADA, WAKONDA). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Offshore Transfer. 2 wins at 6½f, 7f, Gulfstream Park Allowance. Dam of-

Fleeting Melody. Unraced. Dam of-

MELALEUCA (Half Ours). 5 wins at 5f, US$292,363, Indiana Grand Brandywine S., L.

Peaceful Raider. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

UNCLE WOGER (Silver Deputy). 8 wins-1 at 2-at 5½f, 6f, US$215,520, Woodbine Kennedy Road H., L, 4th Woodbine Jacques Cartier S., L-twice. Sire.

Money Tree. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

DIAMOND DOLLARS (Stravinsky). 3 wins from 6f to 1m, Emerald Downs Federal Way H., L.

Nyoka. Unraced. Dam of-

BRAVE INDIGO (Rainbow Quest). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, US$101,244, Rome Premio Guido Berardelli, Gr.2. Sire.

BEAT OF DRUMS (Warning). 12 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, Rome Premio Umbria, Gr.3, Premio Melton, Gr.3, Premio Grosseto, L, 2d Rome Premio Umbria, Gr.3. Sire.

GLACIAL (Icecapade). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, Milan Premio Eupili, L, 3d Rome Premio Parioli, Gr.1.

Nokomis. 3 wins-1 at 2- in Italy. Dam of-

SELMIS (Selkirk). 7 wins at 1600m, 2000m, €394,067, Rome Premio Presidente della Repubblica, Gr.1, Milan Premio Ambrosiano, Gr.3, Premio Federico Regoli, Premio Riccardo Zanocchio, Premio Federico Regoli, Premio Ornago, Premio Palazzolo, 2d Milan Premio d'Estate, L, Rome Premio Daumier, L, 3d Milan Premio Ambrosiano, Gr.3, Premio Merano, L, Rome Premio Francesco Cadoni, L. Sire.

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