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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 owners and breeders with $1.54m in financial incentives across the 2018/19 racing season. Trainers will ...
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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 laws and regulations governing the sale of interests in racehorses purchased by licenced trainers.Mr Tony Hartnell of the Sydney ...
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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, together with a statewide $2.25m cut to racetrack infrastructure funding. This we were told, was in direct ...
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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 policy documents to assist its members. The Use of Social Media by Stable Staff Policy is available on our ...
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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 just as importantly, share the spirit of the holiday season with your family and loved ones. As we ...
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