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Industry Commitment

Harness Racing Australia (HRA) and its Members are dedicated to the humane treatment and welfare of horses. The cruel, abusive or inhumane treatment of a horse by any owner, trainer, driver, ...

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Policies & Rules

Harness Racing Australia has a comprehensive and robust governance system which designs, manages and regulates policies and rules.

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The Standardbred

The Standardbred is a relatively new breed, developed in the United States in the late 1700’s.

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Horse Identification

Registered Standardbreds have historically been identified via a unique 'alpha angled' freezebrand on their neck,

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Whip Use

  “Community expectations of animal welfare continue to evolve at a rapid rate - particularly with regards to racing animals.”

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Race Injury & Incident Reports

Harness Racing Australia (HRA) developed and introduced an Injury & Incident Database during the 2011 season.

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Drug Control

Integrity is a costly and time consuming, but very necessary, task for Harness Racing Australia's (HRA) Members.

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There Is No Finish Line

There Is No Finish Line promotes the many and varied opportunities available to Standardbreds in their life away from the race track.

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Links

Retraining Project Supporters The following organisations have very generously supported Savesomtimetodream' s retraining journey. Read more about HRA's Retraining Project in our News section.   County Saddlery Australia Interpath- 4Cyte...

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