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INFORMATION BULLETIN – COVID-19 Tasmanian Member Update / 6 May 2020

TASMANIA - RETURN TO RACING Dear Trainer, We have positive news at last! The Premier, The Hon. Peter Gutwein MP, will make a formal announcement on Friday 8 May around the resumption of racing for all codes in Tasmania. Advice from the Minister for Racing in the last 24 hours is this announcement will include:…
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – COVID-19 Tasmanian Member Update / 1 May 2020

TASMANIA - RETURN TO RACING PLAN Dear Trainer, Disappointing news is the order of the day! At the Industry Forum today attended by The Hon. Jane Howlett MP, Minister for Racing, Tasracing (Paul Eriksson, CEO) and members of the Thoroughbred Advisory Network (TAN), we were advised the Department of Public Health had not yet arrived…
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – COVID-19 Travelling Companions / 1 May 2020

Travelling Companions Dear Member, The recent ban imposed by Racing Victoria (RVL) on travelling companions (ponies) attending race meetings has caused widespread concern amongst participants. This ban, introduced on 19 April, is intended to support RVL’s social distancing measures on race day. This measure centres on leaving a tie-up vacant between groupings of trainers from…
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – Tasmanian Member Update / 24 April 2020

RETURN TO RACING PLAN Dear Trainer, We can provide you with a further update on our progress with Government. The “Return to Racing” planning document, which sets out protocols that are designed to allow racing to resume on 15 May, was presented to the Premier, The Hon. Peter Gutwein MP, on 22 April. At a…
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