Category Archives: Australian Trainers Association

Australian Trainers Association

ATA hits back at Cummings / National / 09 Dec, 2008

In response to recent comments by Anthony Cummings, ATA National President, Colin Alderson said “the NSW branch of the ATA had been dissolved at the group’s AGM in October because the representatives on the board had a clear conflict of interest, as they were also directors of a breakaway group, the NSW Trainers Association Limited,…
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ATA Tasmanian Branch – Members Update / Tasmania / 04 Dec, 2008

Legislation has been passed through both Houses of Parliament paving the way for a new type of administration to take over control of racing in Tasmania along the lines adopted in W.A.. "Tote Tas" will be disassociated from racing in order to concentrate on wagering. Appointments for the new positions on the Board will be…
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ATA Retains Current Public Liability Insurance Arrangements / National / 01 Dec, 2008

The ATA’s Federal Executive, at its annual conference held in Melbourne during the recent spring racing carnival, unanimously voted to retain the current Public Liability Insurance underwriter and broker arrangements for the forthcoming 2009-2010 racing season. The decision was made following a detailed presentation to the Federal Executive by General Manager Jardine Lloyd Thompson, Andrew…
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ATA Victorian Branch – Members Update / Victoria / 28 Nov, 2008

RACING PRODUCT FEE RVL Chief Executive Rob Hines gave the Victorian ATA Branch Committee a detailed briefing and power point presentation on the decision by RVL to impose a product fee on corporate bookmakers based on 10 per cent of their gross profit for the racing season, and 15 per cent for the spring racing…
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