Detailed Information

Hunter Thoroughbred Breeders Association Inc. is a prominent organization dedicated to nurturing, safeguarding, promoting, and conserving the thoroughbred breeding industry in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, Australia. With a rich heritage spanning over 200 years, the association plays a pivotal role in supporting stallion farms, broodmare farms, the largest equine hospital in the Southern Hemisphere, and a comprehensive network of equine support industries that rely on the premier breeding industry in Australia.

At the helm of the Hunter Thoroughbred Breeders Association is a distinguished committee led by President Dr. Cameron Collins, Vice President Mr. Nick Hodges, Treasurer Mr. Paddy Power, and Secretary Mr. Ross Cole. The association annually recognizes outstanding contributions to the industry through prestigious awards, honoring top racehorses, broodmares, sires, and industry professionals. The commitment to excellence is further exemplified through accolades such as the Employee of the Year and the Murray Bain Service to Industry award.

With a focus on championing the breeding of high-quality racehorses, the Hunter Thoroughbred Breeders Association Inc. stands as a cornerstone of the Hunter Valley’s critical industry cluster. By fostering innovation, expertise, and collaboration within the equine community, the association continues to uphold its legacy as a driving force behind the success of Australia’s renowned thoroughbred breeding sector.