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Racing Victoria is the governing body of thoroughbred horse racing in Victoria. Our primary aim is to promote the interests of horse owners, trainers, punters and racegoers right across the state. Put simply, we want to continually provide the best racing to our customers, encouraging more people to engage with and enjoy our great sport.
Horse racing has been around for decades and has gone through some major changes over that time. Learn more about the sport of horse racing.
The 2019 Equine Welfare Strategic Plan is a blueprint for translating equine welfare as a strategic priority to practical steps that can be taken across the industry.
Find out how Racing Victoria ensures that Victorian thoroughbred racing is managed and conducted with the highest integrity.
Racing Victoria offers free, independent mental health and wellbeing support to licensed and registered participants via the STABLELINE program
Find out more about the rewarding venture of race horse ownership and the scheme Racing Victoria has put in place – known as VOBIS – to make it easier for everyone.
View the Terms & Conditions for all Spring Racing Carnival meets
Owning a share in a racehorse gives you the chance to get up-close and personal with the icons of the sport; to talk tactics, plan strategy and help define the career of your own champion racehorse.
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Racing Victoria is building a legitimate, credible and trustworthy equine welfare program through strong governance, fact-based decision making, industry and stakeholder consultation and open and transparent communications to remain a leader in the care of thoroughbred horses pre, during and post-racing.