Team LA

Little Avondale and its horses are only as good as their team. It's their daily attention to detail which ensures the safety and health of every horse

Sam Williams

Little Avondale's proprietor Sam Williams. He has come a long way since he helped out at the Te Parae stables for just $5 a day pocket money!


Catriona Williams

Catriona Williams began riding as a four year old, in front of the saddle of her mother Maureen as they shifted sheep and cattle on the McLeod family's Wairarapa farm.


Buzz & Susie

Extremely important as without them there would be no Sam!

Kirsty Percy

Financial Manager and Office Secretary.

John Duncan

Public Relations

Lawson Campbell

The Everything Guy

The A Team!

Helen Phinney
Morgan Percy
Emma Wilson
Hannah Mee
Rolf Le Roux
Rachel Nicholson
Carol Fisher
Sophie Leske
Rebecca Sargeant
Alyssa Fox
Nikita Cunningham
Maia Waretini
Melissa Williams
Melissa Williams
FARRIER - Kambel Barham Aaron McGilly
VET - Mandy Illston, Lucy Russell
Alex Swindlehurst – Vets Assistant

Sales drafts where you know you’ll find sound, classy racehorses

Tony Pike, Cambridge Trainer