New Zealand was the leading source of Group One winners in Australasia last season


Kiwi-bred horses claimed 41% of all eligible stakes races in Australia last season

The lift in demand for the straight-out trotter has been reflected in the results achieved on Day 1 of selling at NZB’s National Yearling Sale in Christchurch, with the aggregate, average and median figures exceeding that of last year’s result.

Record-breaking Start for NZB Standardbred

Monday, February 18, 2019

New Zealand Bloodstock made a successful first venture into the Standardbred auction market when it held its first National Yearling Sale under now established division, NZB Standardbred.

New Zealand-breds Taking Top Honours

Friday, February 15, 2019

New Zealand-breds Taking Top Honours

Friday, February 15, 2019

With the fast-approaching 2019 National Yearling Sale kicking off with parades this Sunday at Karaka from 2.30pm, we take a look at the strength of the New Zealand standardbred and their performance in the elite races across Australasia.

Zero GST on Purchases Destined for Export

Friday, February 15, 2019

Did you know, if you leave your NZB National Standardbred Yearling Sale purchase in New Zealand for up to 24 months, you can defer the GST?

Next on the Sale Calendar is the 2019 All Aged Sale with sessions in Auckland and Christchurch

29 April & 6 May Christchurch & Karaka
Breeders from around the country are set to showcase their very best weanlings, yearlings, broodmares and mixed bloodstock at the 2019 All Aged Sale. Christchurch will host the first of the Sale sessions on Monday 29 April, the sale-day being the first dual-code opportunity to trade both standardbreds and thoroughbreds in the one location in New Zealand. The Auckland session of the 2019 All Aged Sale will be held at Karaka on Monday 6 May. We've negotiated preferential rates at hotels in both Christchurch and Karaka, special discounts and late checkouts at participating properties.