- Super VOBIS is the initial program to VOBIS.
- Offers bonuses on all 2YO & 3YO TAB races in Victoria and stayers maidens for all ages of horses
- Nominators of VOBIS horses receive a bonus as well as the ownership group
Metropolitan Saturday races: $30,000
Metropolitan Weekday races: $15,000
Country races: $12,000
Group and Listed races: $10,000 nominator bonus only
All Super VOBIS bonuses are split over runners finishing first (70%), second (20%), and third (10%). Each placegetter’s bonus is then further distributed between the owner, nominator, trainer and jockey.
There are three categories in which a horse may be eligible for Super VOBIS.
Category A – Victorian Sired: A foal sired by a stallion which stood in Victoria during the respective year’s breeding season.
Nomination Fee: $660.00 inc. GST
Category B – Breedback: A foal that is not eligible for 'Category A' and whose dam was served by a stallion which stood in Victoria during the following year’s breeding season.
Nomination Fee: $1,320.00 inc. GST
Category C – Victorian Breeder: A foal that is not eligible for 'Category A' or 'Category B' and is at least 50% owned by a Victorian based breeder at the time of the foal’s birth. The foal and dam must each have resided in Victoria for at least six (6) continuous months after the foal was born and until the closing date of Super VOBIS nominations.
It is important to note that Category C nominations are heavily monitored and we require proof of eligibility. Such evidence may include, yet not be limited to:
1. Invoices for veterinary services
2. Agistment bills for the foal and dam
3. Invoices for farrier bills
4. Micro-chipping invoices relating to the foal
5. Invoices for the foal and dam
6. Ardex files nomination
Nomination Fee: $1,980.00 inc. GST
Please note a late nomination fee, which is 100% of the respective category fee, applies to nominations received afterthe deadline.
2022 Yearling Sale Catalogue Deadlines
Print deadlines for 2022 yearling sales catalogues are approaching. Nominate your yearling to Super VOBIS ahead of the below deadlines to ensure the Super VOBIS logo features on your yearling's pedigree page.
If you are planning on nominating a category C yearling, please ensure your nomination (including required supporting documentation) is submitted a week prior to the advertised catalogue deadlines to allow sufficient time for processing and to ensure the Super VOBIS logo is on your pedigree page.
2022 Melbourne Gold Yearling Sale
24 February 2022
2022 Chairman's Sale
1 March 2022
2022 Australian Broodmare & Weanling Sale
1 March 2022
2022 HTBA May Yearling Sale
8 March 2022
2022 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale
19 April 2022
*Nominations for all eligible 2020 born foals close 30 April 2022