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"
Our Values
"A Values-Based Policy that promotes a set of core behaviours for Members"


INFORMATION BULLETIN - Tasmanian Member Update / 7 April 2020

TASMANIAN UPDATE Dear Trainer, Following the Tasmanian Government decision to suspend racing during the COVID-19 crisis, the ATA together with a number of Tasmanian trainers, has worked with Racing Australia to provide economic ...

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INFORMATION BULLETIN - Victorian Member Update / 7 April 2020

Member Update COVID-19 Trainer & Staff Protocols Dear Member, The seriousness of the current COVID-19 crisis, and it’s potential to stop racing in its tracks, cannot be understated. We saw an example of this ...

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RACING SUPPLIES – Van Itinerary / 5 April 2020

RACING SUPPLIES - Van Itinerary / 5 April 2020

Racing Supplies Van Itinerary Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) the Race Day Van will not be attending Race Meetings BUT will instead be delivering in areas across Victoria. Please note: Times are ...

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INDUSTRIAL UPDATE – COVID-19 Update Aust Workplace Laws & Govt Assist for Business / 3 April 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Update Australian Workplace Laws & Government Assistance for Businesses Please refer to earlier industrial update No 144, 19 March 2020 which deals with workplace laws & coronavirus (COVID-19) and ...

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MEDIA RELEASE - Racing Australia / 1 April 2020

MEDIA RELEASE - From Racing Australia Ltd RACING AUSTRALIA FOCUSED ON CONTINUATION OF THOROUGHBRED RACING DURING COVID-19 Racing Australia has been working closely with the Principal Racing Authorities (PRAs), to ensure the continuation ...

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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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