Set on over 250 acres in the picturesque Kerry Valley, Benwerrin Lodge offers your horses a serene and safe environment in which to bring out their full racing potential. With complete racing facilities including a racetrack with aluminum running rails and 3 horse starting gate; 1300 metre grass track, 1200 sand track; covered 8-horse walker; 4-horse walker; 50 metre swimmer; 76 stables; 10 tie-up stalls; 3 wash bays; vet crush; undercover 17m diameter roundyard; 60 x 40 working arena; hill riding paddocks; 25 spelling paddocks and 16 day yards, Benwerrin Lodge offers the total package for astute racehorse trainers and owners alike.
Benwerrin boasts 25 spelling paddocks, lushly covered in Kikuyu and Rhodes grass, individual automatic water troughs, post and rail fencing and covered shelters. All spelling paddocks are between 3/4 acre and 1.25 acres. There are 15 larger turn-out paddocks between 1.75 acres and 15.57 acres to accommodate broodmares and yearlings. Benwerrin also offers 16 smaller Day Yards to accommodate horses in training (for trainers or owners who prefer not to box full time) and for horses progressing through rehabilitation.
Benwerrin Lodge offers professional breaking, pre-training, yearling prep, sales prep and rehabilitation. Benwerrin is well versed in breeding and provides associated services from conception right through to weaning and handling. With a dedicated care team and on-call vet, you can rest assured knowing your valuable bloodstock is in superior care. Clean, modern and private accommodation is available for trainers, track work riders and stablehands. All accommodations have private ensuites and reverse-cycle air conditioning.