Supporting Victorian breeders and Victorian sires

About VOBIS Sires

The $1.5 million VOBIS Sires annual race series squarely supports Victorian breeders and Victorian sires. On top of the $20+ million VOBIS scheme, it truly makes Victoria the best place to breed, buy and race a horse!

About The Scheme

Nominated Stallions

Make sure you breed your mares to a VOBIS Sires nominated stallion…and when you buy a weanling or yearling, make sure they have the VOBIS Sires logo!

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VOBIS Sires News

19 03 2019
Victorian Raider with lines to Showdown

Having proven himself as a more than capable galloper on the track, Wyndholm Park sire Rebel Raider continues to do a fine job proving himself once again, this time as a more than capable stallion. Initially retired to Carin Park in 2011 before moving to Wyndholm the following year, Rebel Raider is an exceptionally versatile...

12 03 2019
Showdown looms for Unencumbered

Twelve months ago, Three Bridges Thoroughbreds, and the Victorian breeding industry as a whole, lost a promising young stallion in Unencumbered. The son of Victorian sire Testa Rossa died from post-surgical complications after surgery for chondritis, a progressive inflammatory condition of the throat. Prior to his death, breeders had been supportive of the 2014 Magic...

03 03 2019
A Brazen attempt for a Showdown

Last year’s announcement of The Showdown attracted a record 60 stallion nominations to the VOBIS Sires program for 2017 from 18 individual Victorian stud farms. Amongst those nominations, Godolphin has shown their support of the initiative by nominating all their Victorian-based Darley stallions. Of the 842 nominations for the inaugural Showdown at Caulfield on 27...