The Australian Stock Horse Society
The Australian Stock Horse Society was established in 1971 in Scone, New South Wales with the aim of preserving and promoting the bloodlines of the Australian Stock Horse, recognised for its versatility and superior performance amongst work and leisure breeds. Today the Society is Australia's largest equine recreational and pleasure association, with a loyal and growing membership of more than 9,500 individuals and in excess of 180,000 registered horses in the Stud Book.
Banner Photo Credit (L-R): Leo McGuire, Julie Wilson, Geoff Bateman, Narelle Wockner.
2017 ASHS Annual General Meeting
2017 ASHS Annual General Meeting
The 2017 Australian Stock Horse Society Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday, 29th July at Oaks Pacific Blue Resort, 265 Sandy Point Road, Salamander Bay New South Wales 2317. Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon Tea will be provided. Registration will commence at 9:30am, Members Forum to follow at 10:00am.
Members who are attending the AGM can take advantage of special accommodation rates at the Oaks Pacific Blue Resort. Bookings can be made by phoning (02) 4916 1200. To receive the discounted rate please advise at the time of booking that you will be attending the Australian Stock Horse Society AGM.
2017 ASHS Annual General Meeting - Members Forum
A Members Forum will be held at the 2017 Annual General Meeting on Saturday, 29th July at the Oaks Pacific Blue Resort,
265 Sandy Point Road, Salamander Bay, NSW, 2317. The Members Forum will consist of the Question/s on Notice and the Board’s response.
Question/s on Notice must be lodged with the General Manager no later than 4:00pm on Friday, 21st July 2017.
ASHS Financial Report including Annual General Meeting information & Proxy Form
The 2017 Financial Report including the AGM Agenda, Proxy Form, purposed Constition and AGM Dinner Ticket Order Form can be found below.
|Notice Board Updated - Friday, 14th July 2017.
Scroll down within the Notice Board to view the full contents.
Position Vacant - Manager, Finance and Administration
About the Role
This is a diverse and challenging role with good career possibilities, and is critical to the ongoing success of the Society.
The role leads a dedicated team of two people with the ultimate goal of delivering rigorous financial management and adherence to sound accounting practices. The role is permanent full time with an attractive base salary plus superannuation.
The role reports directly to the General Manager and key responsibilities include:
- Manage, supervise and provide guidance to Finance and Administration staff.
- Prepare appropriate financial reports and operating statements and ensure the organisation meets all statutory obligations, including taxation, insurance, superannuation and finance commitments.
- Prepare annual budgets in conjunction with the General Manager and Leadership Team.
- Manage and maintain staff payroll and ASHS merchandise.
- Manage and prepare financial documentation for end of year audit process.
- Manage the day to day operational and organisational activities.
Ideally the Successful Applicant should have the following strengths, either gained through qualifications of experience:
- Proven Team Leader.
- Demonstrated experience and achievement in a similar financial management position.
- Highly developed knowledge of accounting and proficiency in the use of PC software and financial systems.
- An efficient approach to work with a strong emphasis on attention to detail and accuracy.
- Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and commitments.
- Well developed communication, interpersonal and advocacy skills.
- Understanding of statutory obligations including WHS, EEO and other relevant legislative requirements.
- Completion of a relevant Accounting Diploma/Degree is desired.
Apply for this Job
For details concerning this role, please contact Lynne O'Connor on (02) 6545 1122 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close on Friday, 21st July 2017.
Enquiries welcome and applicants should send their resume, in confidence to: General Manager - Australian Stock Horse Society Ltd.
PO Box 288, Scone NSW 2337.
2017 ASHS Board of Directors - Nomination Results
2017 Director Elections for New South Wales (2 Vacancies), Queensland (1 Vacancy) and Victoria/South Australia/Tasmania (1 Vacancy) closed on Friday, 28th April 2017.
Nominations were received as follows:
NEW SOUTH WALES:
No election is required in New South Wales as Michael Wilson and Robert Watchirs are the only two nominations and therefore are both ELECTED unopposed.
No election is required in Queensland as Brett Welsh is the only nomination and therefore ELECTED unopposed.
No election is required in Victoria/South Australia/Tasmania as Larry Cutler is the only nomination and therefore ELECTED unopposed.
Congratulations to Michael Wilson and Larry Cutler on their re-appointment for the next three years and a warm welcome to Robert Watchirs and Brett Welsh to the ASHS Board of Directors.
Also, sincere thanks to David Wilson and Huon Smith for their valuable contributions and both will continue in their current roles through our AGM in July.
David Gatwood - ASHS General Manager.
ASHS Approved Saddlers
The following saddlers are the ONLY businesses approved by The Australian Stock Horse Society to use the "A" logo on their leather saddlery products:
- Chloe Rutherford Bridles & Tack
- Lordan's Saddlery
- Marlem Custom Made Saddlery
- Marsh Carney Saddlery
- Robinsons Saddlery
- Simon Gray Saddlery
- SKT Leather
- Stan Bowd - Custom Made Saddlery
Motion from February 2012 Board Meeting
Members using electronic methods to defame either the Society, its Judges, Officials, Volunteers or fellow Members will be referred to the Disciplinary Committee.
23 JUL | Gloucester Branch ASH Challenge - Round 2
Gloucester, NSW | Bruce Snape (02) 6550 2560
23 JUL | Northern Branch Members Day
Manilla, NSW | Barry Moore 0428 288 695
28 - 30 JUL | Central & Western QLD Branch ASHS Introductory Dressage Clinic Sports
Longreach, QLD | Helen Berryman 0427 466 008
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