Welcome to Universal Stables - Spelling and Agistment Services for the Thoroughbred Horse Racing Industry. Situated at Coleyville, in the hub of the Scenic Rim area of South East Queensland.  Just 50 minutes from Brisbane with easy highway access to the Gold Coast, Warwick and Toowoomba regions.

Universal Stables is a first class equine facility on 120 acres of beautifully appointed rolling pastures. Offering a purpose built venue comprising of spacious, modern, well managed stables and paddocks for spelling and long term agistment.  



Our Services



  • 8 horse electric dry walker.
  • Round Yard.
  • Sand Rolls.
  • 70 x 40 purpose built arena.
  • Easy highway access and parking for trucks and floats.
  • Shared and individual paddocks.
  • Shelters in all paddocks.
  • Individual paddocks with lock up boxes, automatic waters and lights.
  • 3 bay hot and cold wash down area.
  • Huge stable complex – All boxes have foam/rubber flooring.


To ensure that your thoroughbred will remain in peak condition during their stay we provide:

  • A twice daily feeding program.
  • Rugging as required.
  • Stabling as required.
  • Secure and safely fenced paddocks.



Universal Stables prepares yearlings, breeze up, broodmares and tried horses.  

Sales preparation program is extensive and tailored to each horse under our care including:

  • Tailored nutrition program for each horse.

  • Daily exercise regime of walking and or lunging.

  • Daily grooming.

  • Education to stand and walk correctly.

  • Pre-sale parade visits and open days for auction houses.

All horses within our program are treated as individuals thus ensuring that they always reach their peak in time for the sale.


Universal Stables offers pre training to enable your horse to return to work, legged up, strong and ready to go.

  • Electric dry fully rubber lined walker.
  • Lunging/mouthing.
  • Arena schooling.



  • Professional management for injuries or operations once the horse leaves the vet centre.
  • Providing extensive knowledge in injury and post operative care.
  • Close proximity to the University of Qld Veterinary Medical Centre, Gatton.
  • Equissage.
  • Corrective farrier services available.



Owned and operated by Adam Oliver and Phil Bobic who bring 30 years of combined experience in the training and preparation of Performance Horses. Both Adam & Phil are well respected trainers and horseman having worked in the equine industry for many years.  With their wealth of knowledge and experience they have great respect for the athletic Thoroughbred and an extensive understanding of their individual needs.  

Adam and Phil are committed to the health and well being of thoroughbreds in their care. Universal Stables provides 1st class facilities, whilst being mindful of your horses at all times.







Drop us a line! We are incredibly responsive to your requests and value your questions.  We look forward to hearing from you.