Harness Breeders NSW (HBNSW)


As its name suggests, Harness Breeders New South Wales Inc. is the official representative of the NSW Harness Racing Breeding Industry. Monthly member meetings are conducted to discuss many varied breeding issues. There are many benefits for being a Member of the HBNSW Association which include:


  • Generous discounts on stallion service fees from participating Studs. There are over 30 stallions, all bloodlines and prices - something for everyone.
  • Free Australasian Stallion Guide delivered to your door (This 'must have' book is issued normally around October).    
  • The Association represents NSW Breeders on various Advisory Boards with HRNSW, HRA etc.
  • Bi-monthly email Newsletter which includes information, data and statistics etc relating to the breeding industry.
  • Eligibility for Harness Breeders NSW Awards.
  • Access to HBNSW Broodmare Loan Scheme.
  • Subsidised Foal Alarm Hire(subject to availability)
  • NEW for 2015-16Eligibility for Harness Breeders NSW Race Bonus (on selected races).
  • One (1) subsidised dinner ticket to the Harness Breeders NSW AGM & Awards Night.
  • A 10% discount on the cost of the Buffet at Tabcorp Park Menangle (not available on major race days/nights).
  • NEW DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR 2015-16 - Annual Membershiponly $55.00

Membership fees also allow Harness Breeders NSW to sponsor a number of mares races throughout the year including:


  • The J.L.Raith Memorial at Tabcorp Park Menangle
  • The Bathurst Gold Crown and Tiara
  • The Go Girlfriend Series, final at Tabcorp Park Menangle
  • The Pink Diamond at Penrith
  • The Canola Carnival of Cups at Eugowra
  • The Sabalize Stakes at Newcastle 

This accredited body is heavily involved in any consultation process concerning the changes to the NSW Breeding Schemes.

Go to our website:  www.harnessbreedersnsw.com.au for further information.


President: Flora Robson
Mobile:     0412 121 275
Email: flora.robson@bigpond.com

Vice President: Darren Reay
Email: Medowie@bigpond.com

Treasurer: Lisa Kell
Email: darryllkell@bigpond.com

Secretary: Flora Robson
Email: flora.robson@bigpond.com

Committee Members

Kirsty Day (Foal Alarm Hire)
Tel: 0427 542 758 


Belinda McCarthy

Karen Kemp
Rod Woodhouse

Luke McCarthy
Linda Markensis

Postal Address

PO Box 581

Mittagong NSW 2575