The home of Matt Laurie Racing
Carringbush Park is located in Moorooduc on the Mornington Peninsula, an area renowned as ‘horse heaven’ and is home to several of Australia’s leading trainers who have set up training facilities in the area.
The Mornington Peninsula is the perfect mix of country air and a moderate climate, with the sophisticated facilities of the city.
Matt Laurie and his family saw the property’s potential seven years ago and have been tireless in transforming it into a premier training facility.
The minute you drive through the gates of Carringbush Park you will be impressed by facilities that are second to none.
- 800m full sand track
- 52 generously sized airy boxes
- 26 large day yards
- 12 x 1 acre paddocks with shelters
- 4 large spelling paddocks with shelters
- Undercover round yard
- Undercover eight-horse walking machine
- Fully equipped Miele equine industrial laundry
The property is also ideally located close to both Mornington and Balnarring beaches and Mornington and Balnarring race clubs.
The Mornington Racecourse has become a major provincial training facility for thoroughbred training and racing in Victoria.
Formed in 1899, the history of racing in the area is well known on the Mornington Peninsula.
In 2010 for the first time the Mornington Cup was held over 2400m and is now an official qualifying race for the Caulfield Cup.
Matt takes advantage of all the facilities at Mornington, including the several sand tracks, brand new grass track and the swimming pool.
Mornington Racing Club hold regular barrier trials for all trainers to enter to prepare their horses for racing.
You can meet him down there each morning from 4am onwards.
Fulmen Park is located just around the corner from Carringbush Park in Moorooduc.
Matt extensively uses the facilities and professional services provided by Lee Powell and the team at Fulmen for spelling and pre-training on the aquaciser.
Their 25 years of experience sees Fulmen Park as a trusted partner in the care of all Matt’s horses.
Marine Park really is a 5 star property with a million dollar view. Perched on the hill in Dromana this 50 acre property is built for the highest level equestrian training and top class racehorse agistment.
In peaceful rural surroundings horses thrive at Marine Park. They receive professional individual attention and are fed, rugged and handled twice daily.
Marine Park offers top class racehorse spelling.
Stakes and Group winning racehorses that have been in our care include:
Starcraft prior to continuing his racing in England; Private Steer prior to continuing her racing in USA; Universal Queen; Kylie Kwong; Speed Gifted; Savarain; Sniper's Bullet; Indian Ocean and Juggler.
Marine Park specialises in rehabilitation from injury or just that "little extra" to ensure their spelling is maximised.
Owners are welcome to contact us and make an appointment to visit their horses spelling at Marine Park.