Welcome to the Australian Trainers’ Association (ATA).

Established in 1967, the ATA remains the principal organisation for Horse Trainers nationally providing superior benefits. Members of the ATA that have registered for website access will benefit with additional important information available through our exclusive areas.

Mission Statement

"To Support, Promote and Protect the Interests of Horse Trainers and the Training Profession as a whole"

INFORMATION BULLETIN - Tasmanian Member Update / 8 January 2019

TASMANIAN UPDATE Dear Trainer, Plenty going on at the minute in Tasmania, both on and off the racecourse! Key updates follow: TASBRED Incentive Scheme This new scheme, supported by Tasracing and the Tasmanian Government, provides ...

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Update on Sale of Interests in Racehorses by Trainers / 7 January 2019

Update on Sale of Interests in Racehorses by Trainers   The Australian Trainers’ Association has had ongoing discussions with Racing Victoria Ltd throughout the second half of 2018, in relation to the ...

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INFORMATION BULLETIN - South Australia Members / 4 January 2019

Member Update   Dear Member The events of recent weeks have been a source of grave concern for every SA industry participant, with TRSA announcing stakes money cuts for Group & Listed races, ...

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INDUSTRIAL UPDATE - Use of SOCIAL MEDIA by Stable Staff / 3 January 2019

WORKPLACE POLICY For Racing Stables Use of SOCIAL MEDIA by Stable Staff   Workplace Policies are an essential element of every racing stable with employees.   The Australian Trainers’ Association has developed several key ...

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INFORMATION BULLETIN - Victorian Members Update / 2 January 2019

Victorian Members Update     Dear Member, With the hectic holiday racing period upon us, we do hope you have found the opportunity to enjoy a little downtime of your own this Christmas, and ...

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    Information and resources about employees covered under the Horse and Greyhound Training Award 2010 (HGTA).


    Wage Rates
    Employee Wage Rates for the Horse and Greyhound Training Award 2010 providing for various aspects of Employment.


    Nationwide Super has supported employers & employees in the Training Industry over many years, and works closely with the ATA.

    Trainer & Owner

    Reforms (TOR)
    Mandatory agreement to ensure transparency & greater certainty exists within the contractual relationship between the Owner & Trainer.


    The Australian Trainers' Association organises Insurance programs for horse Trainers throughout Australia.


    Recognising our Association partners that participate or sponsor to advance the organisation and the training industry.

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