Owners Bonuses

Bonuses are payable to NSW Breeders Challenge eligible and sustained horses.

2YO and 3YO bonuses are payable upon the horses first win in NSW in a race valued ≥ $5,000.

If a 4YO horse has not won a bonus as a 2YO or 3YO, the bonus is payable upon the horses first win in NSW in a race valued ≥$5,000.

Provided a 5YO and older horse has not won a bonus as a 2YO, 3YO or 4YO and the first win is in NSW in a race valued ≥$5,000, and the horse was sustained as either a 2YO or 3YO prior to 31 August, 2020 the bonus will be issued.

Bonuses are applicable to both Pacers and Trotters.

Please refer to the below table to see when a Bonus is won:

2YO3YO4YO5YO+
$3,000 CERTIFICATEYesYesYes if not won as a 2YO or 3YOYes if not won as a 2YO, 3YO or 4YO and the horse was sustained prior to 31 August, 2020
$3,000 TRUE BLUE CASH BONUS *YesYes, if not won as a 2YONoNo

*Only payable to horses that are 100% NSW Bred.

NSW Breeders Challenge Bonus Certificates are redeemable for the following:

  1. Service Fees (mare must be based in NSW)
  2. Purchase of  NSWBC Eligible Yearling at Sale     
  3. Breeding & Associated Agistment  Fees (mare must be based in NSW)
  4. NSW Breeders Challenge & Bathurst Gold Crown Sustaining Fees