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Learn about the more well known Studs in the Alpaca world by reading our mini profiles below

Purrumbete Inti

One of Australia’s premium sires, Inti  sired many Australian and New Zealand champions. He is renowned for his fleece weight, shearing over 6kg per year. Now deceased, Inti is considered by many to be an industry icon, and is one of the 5 foundation sires considered desirable in any alpaca pedigree. Of legendary status, Inti also Read more…





Huari Lincoln

IAR Number: 126426 Sire: Aviana Farms Jefferson Dam: Pejo Giovanna Lincoln, a solid black, is a well-framed male with excellent depth of pedigree, including such well-known alpacas as Purrumbete Highlander, Pinjarra Microsoft & Kaihere Peruvian Pele. A multiple prize-winner, Lincoln’s dam Pejo Giovanna (herself a prizewinner) has produced 4 show quality cria including a champion, Read more…





Pejo Rebel

IAR No: 70371 Sire: Somerset Peruvian Black Reign Dam : Bonnie Park Ebony Don’t judge this book by its cover – Rebel is the sire of champions! A solid black of full Peruvian descent, with an impeccable black pedigree. Sired by Somerset Peruvian Black Reign – an impressive black import from Peru – resident in Read more…





Somerset Peruvian Sensation

Sire: Peruvian “Alianza” Sire Dam : Peruvian “Alianza” Dam Sensation was exported from the prestigious Rural Alianza Nunoa property in Peru, to Australia in 1997, where he stood at the famous Hamilton Bridges “Somerset” stud. He developed an impressive reputation in Australia as a quality sire, producing over 150 offspring prior to being imported into Read more…





Forestglen Lion Heart

Sire: Cedar House Brave Heart Dam : Forestglen Panache Now deceased, Lion Heart brought classic genetics to New Zealand: not only does he include one of the few elite females in his pedigree (Purrumbete Sweet Freedom) he is also descended from Purrumbete industry foundation greats Inti, Highlander, El Dorado and Snowman. An Australian import, Lion Heart Read more…





Somerset Peruvian Black Reign

IAR Number: 56384 Sire & Dam: Peruvian Imports Black Reign is a Peruvian import who has a boldly defined crimp with lustre, handle and density. His conformation is compact and well-constructed. Imported to Australia by the renowned Canchones stud, he passes on his excellent characteristics to his offspring.





Huari Eclipse

IAR Number: 1001079   Sire: Pejo Rebel Dam: NZ Southern Yulia Eclipse, striking for his even grey colour and eyecatching conformation, plus a prize winner at barely 6 months old. Definitely worth a second look – this boy displays himself as a stud with every step. Plus! – his pedigree is chock full of impressive Read more…





Purrumbete El Dorado

“One of the elite foundation herd sires of the Australian alpaca industry” Now deceased (June 2006), El Dorado, aged between 18 and 20 years at the time of his death, was considered one of Australia’s finest sires. El Dorado was imported into Australia in 1991, and had a long and illustrious stud career spanning 15 Read more…





Coonawarra Julius

IAR Number: 10959 Sire: Suricaya Sir Sydney Dam: Coonawarra Julia In an industry that boasts few iconic blacks, Coonawarra Julius is a legend. Born in 1994, he was still shearing 24 micron at 10 years of age – unheard of in black alpaca in an era when most blacks were over 30 micron by 3 Read more…





Sierra Vista Extreme

IAR Number: 66816 Sire: Coricancha Brujo (Solid White) Dam: Somerset Sunline Way (Solid White) Extreme is a solid white, and has – to quote our shearer – “incredible crimp”, and “incredible density”. Through his sire, Coricancha Brujo, Extreme is the grandson of the irreplaceable Purrembete Highlander, PLUS, his maternal grandsire is Somerset Peruvian Sensation, making Read more…





NWA Ltd Hemingway

Hemingway is considered one of the illustrious sires of the international pedigree herd, and arguably may be one of the best impact sires of all time. At 3 years of age, his fleece statistics were 17.8µ sd 3.6µ cv 19.1% – phenominal at a time when most alpacas were over 25µ! 10 years later he was Read more…





Purrumbete Highlander

Purrumbete Highlander was renowned for his ability as a sire and a grandsire to produce quality descendants displaying both fleece and conformation excellence. He is considered one of the “top 5” foundation sires of the Australasian Alpaca Industry, and the inclusion of his name in any pedigree immediately attracts attention. Highlander, a full Accoyo from Read more…





Highway Star Gold Flash

IAR 114175 Sire: Jolimont Attitude Dam: Silverstream Dream Catcher Flash reflects the heritage of his renowned sire, Jolimont Attitude, one of the most successful sires ever to stand in New Zealand. Attitude made a name for himself by siring show winning cria, first in Australia, then in New Zealand and at 10 years of age Read more…





Egmont Hunter

Sorry – Hunter is not currently available at open stud Sire: Silverstream Faberge Dam: Egmont Eve IAR 1004118 We are delighted to add Hunter to our line up of quality stud males! A solid white sired by the fabulous Silverstream Faberge, Supreme Champion at the 2010 Alpaca Association National Show. Faberge has now been exported to Read more…





Gunnamatta Marconi

  IAR: 75486 Sire: Coonawarra Shogun (AUS) – medium grey Dam: Gunnamatta Marcasite (AUS) – dark grey Click here to view registered pedigree We jumped at the opportunity to purchase this stunning grey male, importing him from Australia in January 2015 at the age of 10 years.  Marconi is a fine, even coloured silver grey male Read more…





Yaringa Masterclass

  IAR: 183244 Sire: Coonawarra Gladiator (Aus) Solid Black Dam: Alpacaspecialist Classy Lady ET (AUS) Solid Black Masterclass is a solid black alpaca, imported by The Alpaca Place, from Australia in early 2015. We were impressed by his pedigree, his fibre, his frame, and his Australian Show record, both in the ring and in fleece classes. Read more…





Black Jack BT Lord Shachor

   IAR 192644 Sire: Bonnie Park Black Thunder (AUS) Solid Black Dam: Alpacaspecialist Lady Sambucca ET (AUS) Solid Black Lord Shachor, known as Black Jack, is a promising young male, imported from Australia in early 2015. His second fleece statistics are impressive at 17.6µ, SD 4.0, CV 22.7 and comfort factor 99.6. A true blue-black, his fleece Read more…





Huari Geronimo

 IAR Number: 1011288 Sire: Forestglen Lion Heart Dam: Somerset Peruvian Angel Geronimo struts like a macho should! A true golden medium fawn in colour, he has an attractive natural upright carriage, with a soft handling crimpy fleece. His sire brings the iconic Purrumbete Inti and Purrumbete El Dorado into his pedigree which features other well known Read more…





Jolimont Attitude

One of two more recent impact sires (the other being Jolimont Warrior), Attitude made his mark in first in his birth country of Australia, then in New Zealand, with more than 200 registered offspring noted for their quality. “Sired by Attitude” has become a phrase to indicate outstanding quality, with one of his sons in Read more…





Jolimont Sculptor

Australia’s Jolimont stud achieved a reputation for alpaca excellence, importing a number Peruvian alpacas, who went on to make a huge impact in the quality of alpacas in both Australia and New Zealand. The now deceased Jolimont Sculptor (not to be confused with Jolimont Sculptor 2),was one such, an achievement made even more spectacular when Read more…





ILR Ppperuvian Auzengate

Auzengate is another well-known Australian sire, with 760 registered offspring! Now deceased, the impact Auzengate had on Australasian alpaca quality is profound, and at the time of his death, his progeny had won more championships than the offspring of any other sire. A distinctive solid white Peruvian male, he arrived in Australia in 1997, he Read more…





Jolimont Warrior

Since his birth in 1999, Warrior has become arguably the most famous of Australian alpaca sires, with 840 registered offspring to his credit! Unlike his contemporary, Jolimont Attitude (now in Europe), Warrior has remained in Australia, where his input into quality alpacas cannot be overstated. Warrior had an impressive show career, and the succeeding generations have Read more…





ILR Alpine Fibres Brutus

One of the few alpacas to make the trip from North America, Brutus has had a phenomenal impact on NZ alpacas, with over 400 cria on the ground, many of them show champions and Supreme Champions. Brutus is sired by the legendary Hemingway – an icon of the industry around the world – and many Read more…





NWA Ltd Ruffo

Little known in New Zealand, this superb male has now passed on leaving his undeniable legacy throughout many herds throughout the world. Ruffo was the “No 1” pick accoyo male at the 1994 Peruvian Elite sale, and was exported first to the United States, and later exported again, this time to Australia. At the time he was Read more…





Jolimont Conquistador

Now deceased, Conquistador was a Supreme Champion in his own right, and went on to sire many Champions, most notably the legendary Jolimont Warrior. In Australia, his progeny speak for themselves, winning numerous Championship ribbons. He became one of the most sought after sires throughout Australia, New Zealand and the UK, exhibiting what was arguably Read more…





Purrumbete Ledgers Dream

One of the iconic “5”, Ledgers Dream produced readily identifiable progeny, recognisable at a distance with their ideal conformation, extreme coverage, density and fine fleece. For many years a “must have” in top alpaca pedigrees, his inclusion in pedigrees is still considered a mark of quality.  





Purrumbete Brigantine

Sired by Purrumbete Highlander, Brigantine is one of the most famous of the “new generation”. Brigantine, with more than 350 registered progeny and over 40 certified males in the AAA database, became the highest price male sold at auction in Australia when Alan and Carolyn Jinks held their reduction sale in 2003. Now deceased, his purchasers said Read more…





Purrumbete Sir Titus Salt

Sir Titus Salt is probably the least known of the “iconic five” who form the basis of the Australasian pedigree herd. Listed in the IAR (International Alpaca Registry) as imported from Chile, it has become common knowledge that a 1993 shipment of Peruvian Alpacas crossed the border into Chile, and were exported as Chilean Alpacas. Read more…





Purrumbete Snowman

Imported with the same shipment as the “iconic 5”, and with the same origins, Purrumbete Snowman for some reason did not achieve the fame of the others. However he is still recognised by serious breeders as being just as important. Now deceased, he has 154 registered offspring. He was a large alpaca and was known Read more…





Bonnie Park Black Thunder

Bonnie Park Black Thunder is a well-known Australian male, who excelled in the show ring winning numerous ribbons before being retired to stud duties. A compact frame is solid and well-boned, and his offspring exhibit fine, dense, crimpy fleeces with great lustre and bundling. His fibre stats are impressive too: in 2004, when most blacks Read more…





Coricancha Brujo

Brujo is an outstanding son of Purrumbete Highlander. His dam, Jolimont Brujeria, maintained a very low micron well after the age most alpacas have developed a strong fleece. Brujo for many years featured on the AANZ Banner. Now deceased, his fleece is lustrous, fine and very dense, frequently shearing over 5kg of fleece annually.  Brujo Read more…





Arcady Zegna

  IAR: 52592 Sire: Jolimont Conquistador Dam: Arcady Dior The son of 2 champions, Zegna had an illustrious show career in Australia from 2004 to 2006. Zegna excelled in breed classes, but his most impressive result was Supreme Huacaya Fleece at the Royal Adelaid show in 2005. He spent only one year at stud in Australia Read more…





Forestglen Tarquin ET

  IAR: 127701 Sire: Purrumbete Inti Dam: Forestglen Alannah Bred by Australias famous Forestglen Stud, Tarquin was exported to New Zealand as a young male, where he stood at Waimarie Alpacas in the Hawkes Bay for several years. After having bred a couple of our alpacas to Tarquin and being very satisfied with the results, we were Read more…