Welcome to the Australian Pony Stud Book Society

  • The APSB was founded in 1931 and was the first society for the registration of ponies established in Australia.

    Today, there are ten pure bred pony breeds plus four pony registers under the APSB umbrella.
    No other society can offer so many different pony breeds under the one registration.
    Please visit our 'How to' page for more information on how to become a member or register a pony

    The extent of activities suitable for any of the APSB pony breeds is as endless as your imagination.
    Each breed has proven itself in many fields of equine sports, from the absolute elite of the show world
    to the fundamental use of a pony as a reliable mount and friend for a child.

Today there are ten pure bred pony breeds plus four pony registers under the APSB umbrella

The Society

  • The Society                                                            Established in 1931, the APSB is the oldest stud book society for ponies in Australia, recording the pedigrees of ten pure pony breeds, Shetland, Australian, Fell, Hackney Pony and Horse, New Forest, Connemara, Highland, Dartmoor, Welsh Mountain and Welsh Sections B - C - D and the Fjord Horse.The first recorded pony breeds to arrive in Australia during the 1800s included purebred Shetland, Welsh Mountain, Welsh of Cob Type, English Hackney Horse and Hackney Pony as well as Timor Exmoor and Hungarian ponies.With the establishment of the Australian Pony Stud Book, the pedigrees of the most influential of these bloodlines and their descendants were recorded in Volume One of the Society's Stud Book.…
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Latest News

  • NSW BRANCHNational Stud Horse and Pony Show1st & 2nd November at Sydney International Equestrian CentreEntries Close 9th OctoberVICTORIAN BRANCHAPSB Action Day2nd August at Elcho Park Equestrian CentreEntries Close 11th JulyVictorian Branch Stud Show21st, 22nd & 23rd November at Werribee Park national Equestrian CentreEntries Close 12th September (paper) or 14th September…
  • The Schedule for the Victorian Branch Stud Show is now available.This year the show has a new venue at Werribee Park Equestrian Centre and will be held on the 21st, 22nd and 23rd November 2014Online entries will soon be made available to members via the member login section of this…
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