Fees & Sustaining
Sustaining as a Foal
|Foal Nomination||Series Fee (no more to pay)|
|Foal Registered with HRNSW||$0||$325|
|Foal Registered Interstate||$275*||$500|
*compulsory payment to make the foal eligible for the NSW Breeders Challenge.
Foal Nominators may use the $500 Colonial Stallion Bonus to offset NSW Breeders Challenge Fees at the time of Foal Notification – For more information please click here.
Nominations and Series Fees payments are due by 31 August in the season of foaling (prior to the foal turning 1).
Sustaining as a Yearling
Sustaining fees as a yearling only apply to horses that go through an Australian or New Zealand Yearling Sale.
|Nomination Fee||Series Fee (no more to pay)|
|Yearling not nominated as a foal||$750*||$450|
|Yearling nominated as a foal||$0||$450|
*compulsory payment to make the yearling eligible for the NSW Breeders Challenge. Buyers have 28 days after the Yearling Sale to nominate their yearling and pay the nomination fee in full. Horses nominated as a yearling are not eligible for the NSW Breeders Challenge Foal Nominators Bonus.
Sustaining as a 2YO
|Sustaining Fee (one year only)||Series Fee (no more to pay)|
You are able to withdraw your horse from the NSW Breeders Challenge as a 2YO and still be eligible to sustain as a 3YO.
Sustaining payments are due by the second Friday in December (prior to the 2YO racing season starting).
Sustaining as a 3YO
You are able to withdraw your horse from the NSW Breeders Challenge as a 3YO.
Payment is due by the second Friday in August (prior to the horse turning 3).
Sustaining as a 4YO
There are no sustaining fees due as a 4YO. To be eligible you must have paid a Series Fee or alternatively sustained as either a 2YO or 3YO.
Please click here to see the list of eligible 4YO horses.