Facilities


From his early days of just a handful of boxes at Epsom to present day at Flemington and his private 13th Beach Training Centre, Danny has always sought the best environment for his horses. Having two state-of-the-art facilities in operation makes Danny the envy of horse trainers across the nation, who can only dream of have such diverse options. These two properties give Danny the flexibility to maximise the potential of every racehorse in the stable.


Flemington Stables

With 38 boxes located at Australia’s most famous racetrack, the Flemington Racecourse, Danny O’Brien Racing offers each horse the best on-course training facilities to be found anywhere in the country.



13th Beach Training Centre

The 160-acre private training complex features a 2000m sand and turf tracks, which includes a 1000m uphill straight, and is within 2kms of the famed 13th Beach which is specifically-zoned a horse beach.



O'Brien hopes for Derby Vow

O'Brien hopes for Derby Vow
[19 Oct 18] Three-year-old gelding Vow And Declare showed his staying prowess at Warrnanbool on Friday taking on beating the older horses over 2380m. Trainer Danny O'Brien was thrilled with the victory and hopes that the son of Declaration Of War will make it into the final VRC Derby field.  more...

Derby Trial awaits Grinzinger Star

Derby Trial awaits Grinzinger Star
[12 Oct 18] Trainer Danny O'Brien will test three-year-old Grinzinger Star in the Geelong Classic on Wednesday week before deciding if he pushes on to the VRC Derby with the talented colt. The son of Reliable Man pulled out all stops for jockey Damien Oliver to secure his maiden victory over 2200m at start four on Friday at Ballarat.  more...

Synthetic form stacks up for Dawn

Synthetic form stacks up for Dawn
[01 Oct 18] Punters didn't have confidence, but Daily At Dawn defied a betting drift to notch back-to-back wins at Geelong on Monday. The stats on horses backing up a synthetic track win with a victory on grass next start is quite low, but the daughter of Dawn Approach proved too strong for her rivals in the 1200m BM58 event.  more...