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.



Filly to Embrace William Reid challenge

Filly to Embrace William Reid challenge
[20 Mar 19] Melbourne's final Group 1 of the season will feature a trio of three-year-olds up against the older sprinters in Friday night's William Reid Stakes after the connections of in-form filly Embrace Me decided to take up the challenge.  more...

First-up win highlights class facilities

First-up win highlights class facilities
[15 Mar 19] If trainer Danny O'Brien ever needed an advertisement to underline his outstanding facilities at Flemington and 13th Beach, Winkelmann's first-up win over a mile on Friday night would be the perfect result to highlight.  more...

Backfill etches his name as a winner for Sebring

Backfill etches his name as a winner for Sebring
[03 Mar 19] Backfill added his name to the list of winners of his ill-fated sire Sebring with a dominant win at Colac on Sunday. Just a week after Sebring's early demise, the three-year-old gelding broke through for his first win at start six for trainer Danny O'Brien.  more...