Australian Harness Racing Awards
Annual On-Line
     
Each year HRA National Awards are made in recognition of significant achievements and contributions of individuals to the industry. Each Award has established criteria, and the recipients are generally announced in October.  Awards cover several groups, and these include:
   
  • Industry people 
  • Media representatives

HRA Awards

Recent
All Time
Recognition is also given to racing and breeding performances of Standardbred horses;  this is generally based on results achieved
in the season just completed, and criteria includes reference points such as prizemoney and wins.  Some Award categories are:
   
  • Harness Horse of the Year
  • Broodmare of the Year
     
  • Leading Pacing and Trotting Performers
  • Leading Sire(s)
       
For further details on awards in recent and past seasons, refer to the Index below.
 
 
Horse of the Year Lawn Derby Awards
(Pacers)
Vancleve Awards
(Trotters)
Globe Derby Awards
(Sires)
Winona Awards
(Broodmares)
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Awards Criteria Awards Criteria Awards Criteria Awards Criteria Awards Criteria
2015 2015 2015 2015 2015
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 
2013 2013 2013 2013 2013
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012
2011 2011 2011 2011 2011
2010 2010 2010 2010 2010
2009 2009 2009 2009 2009
2008 2008 2008 2008 2008
2007 2007 2007 2007 2007
2006 2006 2006 2006 2006
2005 2005 2005 2005 2005
2004 2004 2004 2004 2004
2003 2003 2003 2003 2003
2002 2002 2002 2002 2002
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001
         
J.D. Watts Awards
(Drivers / Trainers)
Merit Awards
HRA
 Merit Awards
Inter Dominion
Joseph Coulter
Media Awards
Photography Awards
Library
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Awards Criteria Awards Criteria Awards Criteria Awards Criteria  
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  2014   2014  
  --   2013  
  2012   2012  
  2011   2011  
  2010   2010  
  2009   2009  
  2008   2008  
  2007   2007  
  2006   2006  
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  2004   2004  
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  2002   2002  
   2001    2001   

Please Note:  On 1st March 2008 Harness Racing Australia Inc (HRA) replaced Australian Harness Racing Council Inc (AHRC) as the organisation's name.  All AHRC's formal structures, rules, regulations, policies, processes, chronicles, records  etc., now pertain to HRA, and any reference to Australian Harness Racing Council Inc, AHRC, Council or The Council shall mean Harness Racing Australia Inc or HRA.  

For Awards information pre-2001 refer to the Australian Harness Racing Annual