May 2022

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The next meeting will be held on Tuesday  May 24th 2022 at East Court Chinese Resteraunt 1st floor 144-148 Windsor Street Richmond at 6.00pm Please contact us if you will be attending for catering purposes 0418254950   The meeting above will be taking nominations for office for the next financial year.

We have been informed that the Hawkesbury TAFE Farrier course will continue as is. There was concerns that all horse based courses at Hawkesbury would cease in the near future however with some intervention and commion sense the Farrier course will remain. There are still ongoing concerns regarding having two courses and the cost and funding constraints relating to running two coiurses 

As the platform for our website is about to be unsupported we will be changing servers in the near future. As the format of the website has remained largely unchanged the question now is should we leave the format as is or do we change the presentation completley ? We would like some imput from members regarding this issue. We would also ask members to submit new photos for the new website

If you would like to have an input to the new site please send your submissions and or photos to

The association will be sponsoring two apprentice divisions of the shoeing competition at the Tamworth Cutting Futurity in June 2022.

Due to increased fuel prices recentley we have subsidised all our race day farrier services by $50 each farrier per midweek meetings indefenitley.

The association continues our association with the Inglis Riverside Sale complex at Warwickfarm servicing three sales in the last two months.

Members should be reminded of the apprentice subsidies currentley on offer by state and federal governments.This is an ideal oppurtunity to put on an apprentice

Regards Jim Middleton secretary