Tag Archives: Welfare

VICTORIA | Workcover Support Services Information Sessions

Workcover Support Services Information Sessions The ATA, with RV support, commences the roll out of their information sessions at our major training centre venues this week, covering three topics of vital importance to your business: Workcover Support Services Respectful Workplaces & Stable Wellbeing; and Equine Welfare within a racing environment. Given the subject matter has…
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INFORMATION BULLETIN | VICTORIA | IMPORTANT LOCAL RULE UPDATE

Important Local rule endorsed to further protect welfare of thoroughbreds The Racing Victoria (RV) Board has endorsed the introduction of a Local Rule of Racing (LR) aimed at further protecting thoroughbreds. The local rule, which will come into effect from 1 February 2024, will prohibit industry participants sending live thoroughbreds to knackeries or abattoirs. The…
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INFORMATION BULLETIN – AMENDMENTS TO AUSTRALIAN RULES OF RACING | 28 APRIL 2023

AMENDMENTS TO AUSTRALIAN RULES OF RACING Codes of Practice Horses returning from extended layoffs/injuries, 12 year old horses & Reinstatement of retired horses. Racing Australia has introduced nationally consistent policies to address the following issues: Horses that have not started in a race for 12 months or longer – returning to training and racing; Horses that…
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