Sire: Golden Snake

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Viennetta

Sex: Mare

Age: 18

Foaled: Oct 31, 2003

Country: Australia




Chestnut mareFoaled in 2003

SireDanzigNorthern DancerNearctic
GOLDEN SNAKE (USA) Pas de NomAdmiral's Voyage
1996DubianHigh LineHigh Hat
  MelodinaTudor Melody
DamArk RegalStar WayStar Appeal
VIENNETTA (AUS) Pan FlightTaipan II
1993Cream and PeachesRich CreamCreme Dela Creme
  CalistaSword Dancer

GOLDEN SNAKE (USA) (1996). 6 wins-1 at 2, Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1. Sire of 287 rnrs, 162 wnrs, inc. SW Quiza Quiza Quiza (Rome Premio Lydia Tesio, Gr.1), Gilded Venom, Super Gold, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Glass Warrior, Lim's Lightning, SP Venomous, Staxton, Turfane and of Maybe Today, Snake Lake, Elusive Dancer, Echo Brava, Quintada, Staccato, Banca Nip, Golden Dollar, Qool, Hidden Gold, Lazarus Bell, Vigilante, Serpent, Red Right Out, etc.


1st dam

VIENNETTA, by Ark Regal. 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$112,205, VATC Service Above Self H., Our Faith H., 2d VRC Empire Rose H., MVRC Guinness H., VATC Taylor's College P., Select H., Holmesglen H., 3d MVRC Qantas Club H., VATC Finbars Irish Pub H., Deck the Halls H., MVRC Franklins Big Fresh H. Dam of six foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

Princess Delta (f. by Okawango). Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Orpenetto (g. by Orpen). Winner at 2900m in Aust.


2nd dam

CREAM AND PEACHES, by Rich Cream. Unraced. Half-sister to DANCING BLADE, KNOWN FOR STYLE, Pretty Is (dam of GREEN PERFUME, SALTY PERFUME), Margaritaville (dam of TOP ISSUE). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Viennetta. 4 wins. See above.


3rd dam

CALISTA, by Sword Dancer. Unraced. Half-sister to CLOUDY DAWN, HEDEVAR, Jolie Mome (dam of CYAMOME), Pate a Choux (dam of INSTRUMENT LANDING). Dam of 11 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

DANCING BLADE (Blade). 9 wins-5 at 2, US$136,342, Churchill Downs Pocahontas S., L. Dam of-

Saratoga Rhythm. 6 wins-1 at 2, US$85,175 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SARATOGA'S MAGIC (Tactical Cat). 16 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$381,656, Sacramento Governor's H., L, 3d Golden Gate All American S., Gr.3.

Galoshes. Unraced. Dam of-

AWESOME RHYTHM (Toccet). 12 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, US$481,621, Woodbine Marine S., L, 2d Woodbine Autumn S., Gr.2.

I'm Nonchalant. 2 wins at 8¼f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Rectora. 3 wins in Venezuela. Dam of-

DON COTE (General Slew). 13 wins-3 at 2-from 800m to 1600m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Albert H Cipriani, L.

Dancing Code. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

MY DOCTOR WALESKA (The Daddy). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 5½f to 9f, US$96,503 in Puerto Rico, Camarero Clasico Ano Nuevo, L. Producer.

PRETTY IMAGE (Halo's Image). Champion Imported 2YO Filly in Puerto Rico in 2006. 7 wins at 2 in Puerto Rico, El Comandante Clasico Dia de la Raza, L. Producer.

KNOWN FOR STYLE (Barrera). 2 wins at 6f, 6½f, Golden Gate Golden Bear S., L. Sire.

Pretty Is (Doonesbury). Winner at 2, 3d Bay Meadows Mid-Peninsula S. (f), L. Dam of-

GREEN PERFUME (Naevus). Champion 2yr old in Germany in 1994. 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, £145,625, NZ$1,200, A$12,900 in GB and Germany, Baden-Baden Moet et Chandon Rennen, Gr.2, 2d Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire.

SALTY PERFUME (Salt Lake). 2 wins at 2, US$150,119, Saratoga Adirondack S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Silver Kestrel. 2 wins at 6f, 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

HABAAYIB (Royal Applause). 2 wins at 2, Royal Ascot Albany S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Cherry Hinton S., Gr.2. Producer.

Doo You (Secreto). 6 wins-1 at 2, US$144,169, 2d Gulfstream Park Palm Beach S., Gr.3. Sire.

Sweetgeorgiabrown. Unraced. Dam of-

GUNFIGHTER (Iron Deputy). 11 wins from 5½f to 8½f, US$461,107, Parx Racing Roanoke S., L, Monmouth Bernie Dowd H., L.

Down the Street. Unraced. Dam of-

ARTESIAN (Siphon). 5 wins to 6½f, US$99,422, Sunland Park Budweiser H., L, 2d Albuquerque Charlie Iles Express H., L.

Telly's Aunt. 7 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Shebatim (Verbatim). 7 wins, 3d Pimlico Harbor Place S., L. Dam of-

SHEBATIM'S TRICK (Clever Trick). 7 wins-2 at 2, US$182,701, Saratoga Sagamore Hill S., L, 3d Pimlico Columbia S., Gr.3. Producer.

Tricky Kelley. 3 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

TRICKY'S TICK TOCK (Count the Time). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5f, 6f, US$92,656, Prairie Meadows Iowa Stallion Futurity, L.

Margaritaville. Unraced. Dam of-

TOP ISSUE (Topsider). 6 wins, US$212,669, Aqueduct Level Best S., L. Producer.

Sensitive Steph (Sensitive Prince). 2 wins at 6f, 3d Rockingham Cicada S., L.

All A.'s. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

KNOW B'S (Island Whirl). 9 wins, US$147,198, Delaware Park Late Bloomer S., L. Dam of-

FANCY DIAMOND (Eastern Echo). 7 wins to 7f, US$276,695, Laurel Conniver S., L, 2d Philadelphia Park My Juliet S., L. Producer.

Cary Grove. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

T.P. Grant. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

EL NEGRO BARRY (Jupiter Pluvius). 5 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Hylander, L.


Race Record:



Produce Record: Dam of six named foals, four to race, three winners.

2008 g. Heza Bit Hissy, by Lago Delight. 2 wins at 800m, 850m in Aust.

2010 c. by Floral Pegasus. Destroyed.

2012 g. Lord Flynn, by Widden Valley. Placed in Aust.

2013 g. Little Bruce, by Mutawaajid. Unraced.

2014 g. Banca Nip, by Ustinov. 3 wins from 1400m to 1800m to 2020-21, TTC Armidale Stud P., Longford Cup New Years Day H., Adam Page Rock n Roll P., 2d TRC Ladbrokes Back Yourself H.

2015 f. GLASS WARRIOR, by Glass Harmonium. 2 wins at 1650m, 2100m, A$175,450, TTC Launceston Guineas, L, 2d Tasmanian Derby, L, TRC Little Bee Summer Cup, TTC Sues of Invermay P., 3d TRC Hobart Cup, Gr.3, TTC Book Your Xmas Function H., 4th TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3, Tasmanian Oaks, L.

2017 g. Aussie Warrior, by Needs Further. Unraced.

2020 f. by Frosted.


Slipped in 2011, 2019; not served in 2008, 2015, 2017.

Served by Fiorente. Date of last service, 09.10.2020.

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