TBA Award Winners

Thoroughbred Breeders Australia recognises the achievements of Australian breeders and their horses with its annual awards at the end of each racing season. Below are details of the winners over the past seven years.

Award Winners 2016-17

  • Champion Australian Sire: SNITZEL (AUS) 2002
  • Champion Australian First Season Sire: PIERRO (AUS) 2009
  • Champion Australian Sire of 2YOs: SNITZEL (AUS) 2002
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: VEGAS SHOWGIRL (NZ) 2002
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: ENRIQUE COJUANGCO OF GOOREE PARK (NSW) – BREEDER OF RAPPER DRAGON (AUS) 2012

Award Winners 2015-16

  • Australian Champion Sire: STREET CRY (IRE) 1998
  • Australian Champion Sire of 2YOs: WRITTEN TYCOON (AUS) 2002
  • Australian Champion First Season Sire: SMART MISSILE (AUS) 2008
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: VEGAS SHOWGIRL (NZ) 2002
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: JOHN & MARGARET THOMPSON (VIC) – BREEDERS OF RANGIPO (AUS) 2012

Award Winners 2014-15

  • Australian Champion Sire: FASTNET ROCK (AUS) 2001
  • Australian Champion Sire of 2YOs: EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) 2000
  • Australian Champion First Season Sire: HINCHINBROOK (AUS) 2007
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: LISTEN HERE (AUS) 2004
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: RAMSEY PASTORAL CO PTY LTD (QLD) – BREEDER OF ABLE FRIEND (AUS) 2009

Award Winners 2013-14

  • Australian Champion Sire: REDOUTE’S CHOICE (AUS) 1996
  • Australian Champion Sire of 2YOs: MOSSMAN (AUS) 1995
  • Australian Champion First Season Sire: I AM INVINCIBLE (AUS) 2004
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: ESTELLE COLLECTION (NZ) 2003
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: O E & D R POPE PTY LTD (VIC) – BREEDER OF AMBER SKY (AUS) 2009

Award Winners 2012-13

  • Australian Champion Sire: EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) 2000
  • Australian Champion Sire of 2YOs: EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) 2000
  • Australian Champion First Season Sire: NORTHERN METEOR (AUS) 2005
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: HELSINGE (AUS) 2001
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: J W KELLY SUFFOLK VALE & CO (NSW) – BREEDER OF WYLIE HALL (AUS) 2009

Award Winners 2011-12

  • Australian Champion Sire: FASTNET ROCK (AUS) 2001
  • Australian Champion Sire of 2YOs: LONHRO (AUS) 1998
  • Australian Champion First Season Sire: CASINO PRINCE (AUS) 2003
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: HELSINGE (AUS) 2001
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: KIA ORA STUD (NSW) – BREEDER OF IGUGU (AUS) 2007

Award Winners 2010-11

  • Australian Champion Sire: LONHRO (AUS) 1998
  • Australian Champion First Season Sire: WRITTEN TYCOON (AUS) 2002
  • Australian Broodmare of the Year: HELSINGE (AUS) 2001
  • Aushorse Breeder of the Australian-Bred Exported Racehorse: MR D R FLEMING (NSW) – BREEDER OF ROCKET MAN (AUS) 2005