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.

Online Member Survey

We have just launched an online survey and would love to hear your opinion.

Your survey responses will help us design better services to give members more reasons to belong.
This survey is also open to non-members.

Survey closes: 31st July 2014
Please note: Members who complete this survey and enter their Membership number will go in the draw to win a $150 ASHS Gift Card.

Click here to complete the survey.


2014 Australian Stock Horse Society Annual General Meeting

2014 Annual General Meeting
The 2014 Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday 26th July at the Events Centre Penrith Panthers, 123 Mulgoa Road Penrith, NSW 2750.

Accommodation can be booked by phoning (02) 4721 7700. To receive the discounted rate please advise at the time of booking that you will be attending the Australian Stock Horse Society AGM.

2014 AGM Buffet Dinner
The 2014 Annual General Meeting Buffet Dinner will be held on Saturday 26th July at the Events Centre Penrith Panthers and will commence at 6.30pm.

$55 per ticket. Guests to purchase their own drinks.
Tickets must be purchased in advance through Head Office.
Click here to download a Order Form.

RSVP Friday, 11th July. Phone (02) 6545 1122 or email

2014 Annual General Meeting - Questions on Notice
A Members Forum will be held prior to the 2014 Annual General Meeting on Saturday 26th July. The Members Forum will consist of questions from the floor and the Board’s response to submitted Question/s on Notice.

Question/s on Notice must be lodged with the General Manager no later than 4:00pm Friday, 11th July 2014.

Click here to download a Question/s on Notice form.

2013/14 Financial Report
The Financial Report for 1st April 2013 - 31st March 2014 has been distributed to members. The Addendum to the Financial Report  - Detailed Profit and Loss Statement is available online.

Members can download the Financial Report and the Addendum by clicking on the links below. Alternatively, contact Head Office to request a copy.

Click here to download a copy of the Financial Report.
Click here to download a copy of the Financial Report Addendum - Detailed Profit and Loss Statement.


Horse Registrations
Registration Fee Increase - Members should note that registration fees increase with the horse’s birthday, being 1st August. Please ensure that your applications are lodged prior to 1st August to obtain the most cost effective registration fee.

End of Breeding Season Delays - Bulk registrations are normally received during the end of the Breeding Season and delays during this period can be encountered. It is recommended that Members who require a registration to be completed for an ASH event or nomination in July, August or September; should submit the application as early as possible.

Submitting a Registration - When submitting an Application for Registration, we require the ORIGINAL documents to be submitted ALL together (not separately), with payment of applicable fees by Mastercard, Visa, cheque or money order. Payments for registration fees will be banked when received. The registration application is processed separately, in date order received, unless a priority is requested and the additional fee is paid. We recommend that the completed application is posted to the Society a minimum of six weeks in advance. Incomplete, incorrect or applications with insufficient payments will be returned to the owner in due course.

Online Membership Renewal
Change of Address - Our Online Membership Renewal has been updated to allow you to update your contact details and/or renew your Membership (including linked Members). Please make all changes to contact details for all relevant Members prior to renewing Memberships.

Membership Renewals - When paying your 2014 Membership ONLINE, you will receive an interim Membership Card via email. If your Membership does not have an email address displayed, please provide one if possible in the Member Details section prior to renewing. In addition to the Interim Card your formal Membership Card will be posted from Head Office.

Please note that the Society’s Online Stud Book is only updated weekly, so any changes to your contact details and the competition status of your horses will not be updated until the next weekly upload. Your contact details will only appear if you have ticked the box next to 'AUTHORISE Membership Contact Details to be available on ASHS Online Stud Book'.

Accessing your Membership - To access your Membership, you will need to have your Membership Renewal Form that was previously posted to you. The renewal form includes your Username (Membership Number) and Password (bottom of second page). Please keep your password confidential to prevent others from making changes to your Membership. Please contact Head Office if your need assistance.

To change your address and/or renew your Membership, visit the Membership page and click the Online Membership Renewal banner. Enter your Username (Membership Number) and Password, then click submit. You will note yellow buttons on the left hand side of the page, Member Details to change your contact details, and Renewals to pay your Membership.