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:
|$3,000 CERTIFICATE||Yes||Yes||Yes if not won as a 2YO or 3YO||Yes 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 *||Yes||Yes, if not won as a 2YO||No||No|
*Only payable to horses that are 100% NSW Bred.
NSW Breeders Challenge Bonus Certificates are redeemable for the following:
- Service Fees (mare must be based in NSW)
- Purchase of NSWBC Eligible Yearling at Sale
- Breeding & Associated Agistment Fees (mare must be based in NSW)
- NSW Breeders Challenge & Bathurst Gold Crown Sustaining Fees