Founded in South Australia in the 1950’s and relocated to its current Echuca base in 1979, Alabar is Australasia’s largest horse breeding farm and a Standardbred breeding industry leader.
Studmaster Alan Galloway and General Manager John Coffey are both passionate life after racing supporters.
Alabar is the naming rights sponsor of the HERO Series, Victoria’s most prestigious showing competition for retired Standardbreds.
Bendigo Equine Hospital
Bendigo Equine Hospital is a member of the Victorian Equine Group and a proud partner of the Harness Racing Victoria HERO Program.
BEH is a specialist equine surgical and medical facility located opposite the Bendigo Racecourse in Central Victoria. The practice partners are strong advocates of Standardbreds in their life after racing.
Blue Chip Feeds
Blue Chip is the UK’s most trusted and recognised equine supplement brand, providing tailored and effective premium feed balancers and liquid supplements which help horses and ponies to lead longer, healthier and more active lives.
Blue Chip Feeds are available in Victoria through Erin’s Equine Services.
Established in 203 by Domenic and Rose Martello, DNR Logistics Pty Ltd is a family-owned transport business based in Clayton, Victoria.
DNR offers a range of customer services including Melbourne local couriers and taxi trucks, time slots and fleet management as well as interstate and regional services to and from all parts of Australia.
Domenic is a passionate and successful trots owner who is proud to promote and support Standardbred life after racing.
Erin’s Equine Services
Based at Stanhope, Erin White is an accredited Bioscan/Photopuncture Therapist and distributor of In Light Equine and human wraps.
Erin is also a distributor for Blue Chip Feeds, and manufactures and supplies made to order polar fleece, wool and lycra products for horse and rider.
Herbal Horse is owned and operated by Anita Brojatsch who is always happy to assist no matter how big or small the problem and assures friendly service and advice.
Herbal Horse supplies herbal formulas, handmade natural products, and natural health care and feeding advice to horses and animals Australia wide – it’s renown “While You Wait” colic formula is a must-have for every stable.
The business has also expanded to supply a range of natural products for humans.
In Light Equine Systems
In Light is an ultra-modern technology utilising traditional acupuncture points which has been proven safe and effective in treating the whole horse.
It offers a myriad of benefits, ranging from cellular reproduction to stress reduction, improved range of motion and bolstered immunity to tissue repair, muscle relaxation and the relief of minor aches and pains.
A Victorian-based dressage coach, Fiona Dearing specialises in instructing adult amateurs, including those with confidence issues.
Through her innovative “Remote Coach” audio downloads, she also provides exercises and riding plans to students worldwide.
Fiona has a special interest in, and vast experience working with retired Standardbreds and provides invaluable support to the HERO Program.
Zilco began in 1962 as a small factory in Sydney making lightweight racing products from revolutionary synthetic materials.
Zilco has always been an innovator in manufacturing, through marrying quality and ingenious design with modern materials and traditional skill.
This philosophy continues to form the basis of product development activities today.