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Victorian Industry Associations Race Day / 15 Nov, 2017

Dear Member, Cranbourne racecourse is the venue for the inaugural Victorian Industry Associations Race Day at their night meeting on Friday 24 November 2017. A concept developed by the Australian Trainers’ Association (ATA), this night event will promote the following Victorian participant representative Associations: Australian Jumping Racing Association Australian Trainers’ ...
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – Rules of Racing – Race Day Treatments / Victoria / 20 Oct, 2017

The Rules relating to the Race Day treatment of racehorses have been in place for several years. However, given the increased frequency of breach in recent times, and a clear change in philosophy by Racing Victoria Stewards towards the application of penalties, it is timely for an ATA update. Specifically, ...
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – South Australian Members’ Update / South Australia / 18 Oct, 2017

The Annual General Meeting of the ATA South Australian Branch was held Tuesday 26 September, and I am pleased to provide an update on several key matters discussed at the meeting: ATA SOUTH AUSTRALIAN BRANCH COMMITTEE The recent Committee elections for the SA Branch delivered two new faces, with Chris ...
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – Tasmania Update / Tasmania / 18 Oct, 2017

The Annual General Meeting of the ATA Tasmanian Branch was held Wednesday 20 September, and I am pleased to provide an update on several key matters discussed at the meeting: ELECTION OF ATA TASMANIAN BRANCH OFFICE BEARERS Office Bearers were elected for the new racing season, with Nigel Schuuring re-elected ...
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – Victorian Regional Stand-Alone Saturday Meetings / Victoria / 21 Aug, 2017

Dear Member, The Australian Trainers’ Association (ATA) has been a vocal supporter of Racing Victoria’s (RV) stand-alone Saturday race meetings at regional venues. Currently, this extends to meetings at four venues - Bendigo, Ballarat, Mornington and Pakenham racecourses. These four tracks are popular race venues, supporting strong local racing communities ...
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