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Formerly home to Metallic Oak (exp USA) and Three Solid Bars (imp)   

and presently home to the following imported horses

- Tru Blu Texan -

- Miss Plentiful Bars -

- Coliban Good Asset (IIU) -

- Coliban Plenty Good (IIU) -

- Sheeza Fast Kid -

Please note:

Tru Blu Texan(imp) 2014 book for Live Cover on farm is full.

It is his last year at public stud.

For sale: only 3 services of Frozen Semen left. Don't miss out on your last chance to breed your own foal by Blu.

From now on he will be exclusive to Coliban Owned mares.

Please don't hesitate to inquire.

Every year for the past decade the Coliban Quarter Horse Stud has sold every foal from their foal crop which is testimony to the quality and reputation that this stud is now renown for across Australia!

Please take a minute and read the feedback on our Testimonial page.

December 2014

Coliban Strawberry, owned, trained and ridden by Taleah Moult, at Claremont Rodeo in 2014.


7th January 2012

Coliban QH stud has purchased My Destinys Sexy  Q-64763 by Acres Destiny(imp)

My Destinys Sexy Q-64763 15.1hh  by Acres Destiny (imp)

6th November 2011

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7th August 2011

Exciting New Purchase

Coliban QH stud welcomes a new addition to their broodmare band. Coliban Tru Blu(IIU) AM 5369356, a blue roan homozygous for black (EEaa) filly rich in Blue Valentine blood by Lazy M Salty Blue AM 3230186 out of Azuls Tinker Bell AM4689842, she will be awesome to cross over Tru Blu Texan(imp) in future.

5th July 2011

News Flash - Three Solid Bars (imp) SOLD

It is with a touch of sadness that we would like to congratulate Harley Quarter Horses on their recent purchase of our imported stallion Three Solid Bars. We could not of asked for a better home and wish them luck in their endeavour.

19th April 2011

Congrats to Davrac Quarter Horses and their 3yo colt, Coliban ThreeBars Of Gold for their 3rd placing in the Halter at Q11 World Show Down Under held at Tamworth.

28th November 2010

Congrats to Roxanne and Coliban Solid Gold on taking out Supreme QH and Supreme Palomino at WAPA show.

Supreme Quarter Horse
Supreme Palomino
Champion Quarter Horse Gelding
Champion Palomino Gelding
1st Quarter horse gelding 4yrs and over
1st Palomino gelding 4yrs and over
1st Ridden Quarter horse gelding
3rd Ridden Palomino gelding

18th September 2010

We would like to congratulate Davrac Quarter Horses on their recent outing with their 3yo Colt Coliban ThreeBars Of Gold. This young colt competed in the open event at the ABCRA Geurie Golden Bit Campdraft after only being broken for 7 weeks and only started on cattle the weekend prior to the event.. Was a huge ask of such a young horse under saddle, but he behaved himself impecably and showed alot of promise getting out of the camp at his first attempt. Click here to visit their website now

2nd September 2010

Vale - "The Cash Converter"

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our young colt "The Cash Converter" due to an abdominal abcess. He will be sorely missed.

R.I.P Perky

11th August 2010

Coliban QH stud would like to announce the arrival of a lovely filly out of their mare, Twilight Blues and sired by A major Leaguer on 5th August. This filly has been bred with some of the best Western Pleasure bloodlines available. The filly was snapped up by an astute buyer at a few days old.


28th June 2010


True Blu Texan possess the great " Blue Valentine" blood. History has shown "Blue Valentines" are hardy, low maintenance horses. they are sure footed with lots of stamina and big forward movement. They excel as Ropers, Reiners and Barrel Racers, but can be used anywhere from the performance arena to the outback country of Australia. Blue Valentine passed on his speed, great bone, gentle disposition, longevity and cow savy. He was renowned for his explosiveness and power coming out the chute allowing for a quick result in the roping arena. For more information visit the stallion page.


27th April 2010

Coliban QH stud would like to congratulate Roxanne Johnston and Coliban Solid Gold for their recent wins at the WA State Show. The partnership secured the State 3yo Gelding Champion, 3yo State Amature Gelding Champion and State Champion Amature Gelding overall.

5th April 2010

Coliban QH stud would like to congratulate David & Rachael from Davrac Quarter Horses on the time & effort they have put into preparing & raising their 2yo stud colt Coliban ThreeBars Of Gold. We are extemely happy with the hard decision we had to allow BugEye to leave our property entire and could not have hoped for such a caring and loving home where a great performance career looms. Coliban ThreeBars Of Gold will be standing his first season at public stud in 2010. Visit Davrac Quarter Horses for more information.

Quote from Davrac Quarter Horses

BugEye has the most amazing movement and is one of the best moving horses we have seen. He just floats across the ground. You can view his footage here

27th February 2010

Coliban QH stud would like to congratulate Coliban Solid Gold (by Three Solid Bars) and his owner Roxanne on winning Open and Amature Champion Gelding titles at WAQHA Blue Ribbon show against strong competition.

29th November 2009

Coliban QH stud would like to announce that their filly Sheeza Fast Kid has arrived from the USA and was safely delivered by Notable Horse Transport. Sheeza A Fast Kid is currently in foal to Dash For Perks (see photo below on right). "Kid" has been enrolled into Coliban's Designer Gene Program by an astute competitor from QLD and will be bred to Three Solid Bars (imp) in 2010.

5th November 2009

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratule Renae Downer and Coliban Three Metal Bars for winning Filly 2yo Class at WAQHA Bonanza Show

25th October 2009

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to announce that Coliban Cool Texan, by Tru Blu Texan has won a Champion Gelding title at Brunswick show on the 24/10. Many thanks to Audra McHenry for prepping and showing him!

24th October 2009


Coliban QH stud is offering a unique opportunity for customers to use their IMPORTED mares Call For Zippo (Good Terms/Zippos Mr Good Bar) and Coliban Good Asset (iiu) for DGP breeding to : A Major Leaguer(FS), Style Worth Watching(imp), This Invitation(imp).
We are also offering our new imp mare Sheeza Fast Kid ( Fast Smash AAAT, SI 111) to be bred to Three Solid Bars(imp) or Tru Blu Texan(imp). The foal will be ideal for rodeo arena and timed events.

11th October 2009

We are pleased to announce that
Call For Zippo (imp) has foaled a stunning colt to This Invitation (imp) The cross of Zippos Mr Good Bar on Invitation Only is considered and proven to be one of the best crosses for securing a WP and HUS champion. This colt is offered for sale as a serious stud colt. He is very tall and correct, and an absolutely awesome mover. For a serious WP or HUS breeder/ show enthusiast.


3rd October 2009

"Congratulations to Jasslyn Robinson and Coliban Three Extremes by Three Solid Bars on winning a High Point Yearling Gelding of WA award


21st May 2009

Designer Gene Program Feedback

The quality of mares on offer are beyond what a 'general' person [such as myself] could ever afford, such as the lovely imported mare on your website boasting some of America's top pleasure lines ...... It takes time, dedication and commitment to select these quality mares and then to allow clients to breed to their preferred stallion ..... it's fantastic!
In all honesty, how many times have people seen a foal and thought, if I had that mare / stallion I would have used a different mare / stallion! I know I have!
I also like the 'involvement' of being able to select the mare / sire .... even though you are not 'breeding' the foal it gives the client a feeling of being part of the process to create your next champion!
These are only my opinions..... but I would be interested in hearing what other horse people thought about "designer programs' as well :)
Congrats on being a leader in the breeding industry Coliban!
Katrina Lewis, Northern NSW.

15th May 2009

Customer Feedback
Here at Coliban Quarter Horses, we pride ourself on customer service and derive great satisfaction from the feedback we recieve from our ever expanding customer base. To read all the feedback our customers willingly give us, please visit our Testimonial page.

12th March 2009

Breeders Brag - Coliban Horses at Gosnells Show!

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate some of their customers on the great results they have been achieving with Coliban stock.
the results of the yearling filly, Coliban Three Metal Bars,

1st in my handler 18-25yrs
2nd in out pali filly 2 and under
1st in our QH filly 3 and under
than went Champion QH mare/filly

I was very proud of her and think she is just the best. She was sooooo quiet all day and has taken away my nerves about showing. Cant wait for our next show.
and a 2yo gelding Coliban Solid Gold, owned by Roxanne:

1st Senior Handler over 25 (out of 8)

1st Best presented Palomino Exhibit and Handler (9)

1st Palomino Gelding 3yrs and under

1st QH Gelding 3yrs and under

1st QH Ridden Gelding

3rd QH best presented (15)

3rd Palomino best mane and tail

3rd Ridden Palomino gelding

4th Best Coat Colour

Champion Ridden Quarter Horse
25th January 2009

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Davrac Quarter Horses on their recent achievements with their colt Coliban ThreeBars Of Gold. "BugEye" was shown at the Central West Performance Horse & Appaloosa Club "A" AQHA show for the following results. 1st in the Best Colt/Stallion Any breed, 1st in QH Colt 3yo and under, then went Champion QH Colt/Stallion. A bright future lays ahead.


3rd January 2009

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to announce that Coliban Three Metal Bars went Champion Palomino mare, Best Conformed of The Show and Junior Champion at the Muchea Colour Show.

26th October 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate to Jo Mantach on the arrival of an awesome pally filly by Three Solid Bars out of Cylips Gold Dust!
No doubt we'll see her out and about in future!

24th October 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate John and Donna Finger from "Meadowbrook", Dysart, QLD on the arrival of their first Embryo Transfer filly foal born this morning. The filly is strong, tall and healthy with a VERY good bone frame.

20th October 2008

Coliban Three Metal Bars by Three Solid Bars (imp) won a Champion Quarter Horse Mare and a Champion Palomino Mare titles at Pinjarrah All Breed Show on her first outing. Owned by Coliban QH stud, prepped and shown by Palm Lodge Stud, this awesome palomino filly is for sale.

12th October 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Kellie O'Brien from WA on the purchase of DVD O Lena.

10th October 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Joyce Hollenberg from VIC on the purchase of Chips Chocolate Zip

24th September 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Claire McLeay on a huge colt by Three Solid Bars (imp) out of Winderadeen After Dark


22nd September 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Alan Barnes on a huge blue roan colt.

22nd September 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Anita Ault from Queensland on her purchase of the 2 day old filly by This Invitation (imp) out of Call For Zippo (imp) who is out of Good Terms and by Zippo Mr Good Bar. Read more about this purchase on the Testimonial Page.

18th September 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Bianca Donald from Esperence WA, on the huge red roan colt by Tru Blu Texan. This colt was foaled by Play To Perfection (by Playin To Style (imp)), and is tall, well boned with a huge hip and a very pretty little head.


8th September 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Bill and Georgie Wilson on a huge roan Dunlino colt by Tru Blu Texan!!


5th September 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate the owners of the following horses on their great results at a recent show. Just goes to show that good breeding sets the foundation for good times.

Coliban Three Extremes- 1yo gelding
Coliban Solid Gold-2yo gelding
Coliban Rusty Rules -4yo stallion


26th August 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Jasslyn Robinson and Coliban Three Extremes on winning Champion Gelding title at Gosnells Breed Show.


22nd August 2008

SOLD OUT AGAIN **********

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to announce that once again, as we have done for the past 10 years,  we have sold all of our 2007 foal crop and eagerly await the arrival of our 2008 foal drop. We recommend you get in early and secure your next champion before we sell out again. Below is a list of foals we have due.

SSQ Seek No More [Ima Cool Seeker (imp/dec)] in foal to Three Solid Bars (imp) due September.
Call For Zippo (imp)
by Good Terms by Zippos Mr Good Bar is in foal to This Invitation (imp) due in Sep.
My Destinys Sexy
[Acres Destiny (imp)] is in foal to Tru Blu Texan (imp), due in Oct.
YLS Sculptured
[Ima Cool Seeker (imp/dec)] is in foal to Tru Blu Texan (imp) due in Oct.
Chips Chocolate Zip
[Chips Texas Star (imp)] is in foal to Tru Blu Texan (imp) due in Oct.

17th August 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate Roxanne Johnston and Coliban Solid Gold for winning 3yo and under gelding class and taking out Reserve Champion Gelding at Foxwood Equestrian Centre on 17th August 2008.

4th August 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to congratulate David and Rachael from
Davrac Quarter Horses on the birth of an absolutely huge colt, by THREE SOLID BARS (imp) out of their mare JUSTA LITTLE NOBLE. The bone displayed on this colt at such a young age is astounding. We wish David & Rachael all the best with this young colt.


3rd August 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses would like to announce the arrival of a special foal, Bindi. Our mare Bunny who sustained a terrible and crippling leg injury last year, has surprisingly given birth to a beautiful red roan filly by Tru Blu Texan. Unbeknown to us, Bunny some how got her self pregnant and managed to carry the foal full term despite her crippling injury. No wonder she never came into season even though she was given a PG injection to facilitate a live breeding. 


To read Bunny's amazing story click here

 31st July 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses American resident mare, SHEEZA FAST KID by FAST SMASH (AAAT, dec),  who is in foal to DASH FOR PERKS, has had her unborn foal sex checked and was found to be carrying a filly. As we are hoping to obtain a colt from the above breeding that we can then import to Australia to stand at stud,  we have decided to leave her in the states to foal and will rebreed her back to Dash For Perks after she foals. 
26th June 2008

Coliban Plenty Good(IIU) AM 5053595

In early April, MISS PLENTIFUL BARS (imp) foaled a beautiful filly by ZIPPOS MR GOOD BAR. These latest photo's were taken at 2.5 months of age and already she stands at over 12hh. Showing great bone and good length of leg, we gleefully await seeing this wonderful filly grow.

21st June 2008

Coliban Quarter Horses American resident mare, SHEEZA FAST KID by FAST SMASH (AAAT, dec), is safely in foal to DASH FOR PERKS and will hit Australian soil in early September.  Fast Smash is double bred Easy Jet and Jet Deck breeding. He is a son of World Champion, Easily Smashed, by World Champions Easy Jet and Jet Deck. Fast Smash earned a speed index of 111 with his race record of 56 starts, 19 wins, 6 seconds, 6 thirds and amassing earnings of $58,662. He earned 386 AmQHA race points, a Superior in Racing, ROM in Racing and set a new track record in 1989 over 400 yards of 20.17 seconds.

Go to Dash For Perks stallion page

 5th April 2008


Coliban Three Colors by Three Solid Bars (imp) and owned by Elysha Murphy won both the Open and Amateur Yearling Gelding.  


SOQ Executive Bars by Three Solid Bars (imp) owned by Lia Lee won Champion Amateur Stallion          

Congratulations to their owners on a job well done.

9th March 2008

Coliban Celebration
by Three Solid Bars out of Twylight Blues, (owned by Jayes Park, Vic) was broken in by David Pierce and is going nicely. Her full sister is for sale. Check her out on For Sale page.


About Us

Coliban Quarter Horses in Western Australia, known for importing stallions "Three Solid Bars" and "Tru Blu Texan" took another bold step and imported two mares in foal to the great American sire "Zippos Mr Goodbar". "Zippos Mr Goodbar" is the leading sire of western pleasure and performance horses in the USA and features prominently in the pedigree of many world champions. The first mare, "Call for Zippo", arrived in 2006 and foaled a beautiful sorrel filly aptly named "Coliban Good Asset". The second mare "Miss Plentiful Bars" an own daughter of "The Ole Man" arrived in 2007 and recently produced another beautiful filly named "Coliban Plenty Good". It was a timed arrival for the now 20 year old mare, and the stud will make good use of these rare "old-time bloodlines".

"Three Solid Bars" is a purpose line-bred stallion whose "Three Bar" pedigree is renown for its versatility and speed. The versatility attribute has been in steady decline over the years, as more and more breeders concentrate on breeding for specific arena disciplines such as cutting or reining. The infusion of these dwindling qualities has seen an increase of bone and height in "Three Solid Bars" offspring, as well as producing the potential for increased athleticism, soundness and the ability to cross discipline boundaries.

Progeny by "Three Solid Bars" has won halter competitions in open company. A recently started 2 year old filly purchased by Jayes Park in Victoria has received glowing comments from the resident stud trainer David Pearce. David was quick to report that the filly showed a willing mind, calm disposition, and though young is displaying wonderful balance under saddle. these attributes are consistent with a horse that will succeed in the performance horse arena in the future.

"Tru Blu Texan" (Blu) a superb looking Blue Roan stallion is the first of his kind to make it to our shores. He is a  line-bred "Blue Valentine" stud whose bloodlines permeate champions across all ranch type disciplines. "Blue Valentine" himself became a household name on the rodeo circuit as a stallion, who not only possessed speed and size, but had the ability to compete and win in a variety of disciplines from barrel racing to calf roping. As a sire he possessed a pre-disposition to produce foals with outstanding temperaments, trainability and that all important overall physical soundness.

Blu carries bloodlines that provide a complete outcross for Australian Quarter Horse breeders, and genetic experts have always known the value of hybrid vigour presenting in the next generation.

Coliban Quarter Horses have also bred their American resident mare "Sheeza Fast Kid", a line-bred "Easy Jet" mare, to "Dash For Perks", a son of the immortal :Dash For Cash". this is an exciting opportunity for the stud to import bloodlines that dominate the Quarter Horse Racing scene in the USA. Sadly, Quarter Horse Racing almost dissappeared from the resume of Australian Quarter Horses, but the resilience and efforts of many breeders and enthusiasts, has seen a resurgence of popularity here and the sport looks set to emerge from it's near obscurity.

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