Thoroughbred R&D Levy Proposal

A Discussion Paper
 

    

16. Further information and contacts:

 
Further general information on statutory levies is available on the DAFF website: Levies Explained:
 

All details, and updates on the Thoroughbred R&D Levy and consultation process, including the seminar program and levy ballot arrangements will be posted on the TBA website: www.tbaus.com

  
Industry stakeholders are encouraged to contact the following industry representatives and research contacts to discuss the proposed levy and related matters:
 

 

TBA Directors and Staff:

 

TBA President & Director, New South Wales 

Name: Trevor Lobb

Mobile: 0418 240 230
Email: tlobb@emiratespark.com.au

 

TBA Chief Executive Officer 

Name: Chauncey Morris 

Mobile: 0409 201 221 
Email: chauncey@tbaus.com

 

TBA Director, New South Wales 

Name: Derek Field
Mobile: 0408 492 495
Email: derek@widden.com

 

TBA Treasurer
Name: Adam Tims, (Stable Financial Pty Ltd) 

Mobile: 0410 437 887
Email: Atims@stablefinancial.com.au

 

TBA Director, Queensland 

Name: Basil Nolan
Mobile: 0407 140 711
Email: raheenstud@bigpond.com

  

TBA Director, Queensland 

Name: Jeffrey Kruger 

Mobile: 0429 076 610 

Email: jeff@lyndhurststud.com

  

TBA Director, Western Australia 

Name: Gray Williamson
Mobile: 0427 532 103
Email: mail@mungrupstud.com.au

 

TBA Director, Western Australia 

Name: Ian Riley
Mobile: 0488 777 256
Email: ian@woodbridge.net.au

 

TBA Director, South Australia
Name: Chris Watson 

Mobile: 0417 838 489
Email: millparkstud@internode.on.net

 

TBA Director, South Australia 

Name: Brenton Parker 

Mobile: 0411 175 588
Email: bkandeh@bigpond.com

 

TBA Director, Tasmania 

Name: David Adams 

Mobile: 0419 241 445 

Email: info@ausfruit.com.au

 

TBA Director, Tasmania 

Name: Graeme McCulloch 

Mobile: 0417 018 895 

Email: info@grenville.com.au

 

TBA Vice-President & Director, Victoria 

Name: Tim Johnson
Mobile: 0427 953 323
Email: ealingpark1@bigpond.com

 

TBA Director, Victoria
Name: Adam Sangster
Mobile: 0418 543 633
Email: adam@swettenham.com.au

 

TBA Director, Aushorse 

Name: Ken Barry
Mobile: 0419 333 711
Email: kdbarry@bigpond.com

  

TBA Director, Aushorse
Name: Ron Gilbert
Mobile: 0418 700 007
Email: ron@highgrovestud.com.au

 

TBA Executive Officer 

Name: James Peters 

Mobile: 0419 279 078 

Email: tbaus@hinet.net.au

 

TBA Administration & Membership 

Name: Biddy Oquist 

Mobile: 0408 233 477 

Email: biddy@tbaus.com

 

        
Thoroughbred Breeders Australia (TBA) is the parent company of the six state breeders’ associations and Aushorse Ltd and has a combined membership base of 4,900 individual breeders comprised of 1,200 paid subscribers (State members) and 3,700 associate members (TBA members). TBA is a non-profit industry body established for the benefit of the Thoroughbred breeding industry.


TBA takes a leadership role on matters of national and international importance such as marketing and promotion of Thoroughbred horses both domestically and overseas, quarantine, biosecurity, animal welfare, taxation, immigration and other government and regulatory issues. TBA represents the interests of breeders in dealing with the Australian Stud Book, Australian Racing Board and race clubs in addition to other stakeholder organisations.


Chauncey Morris, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Mobile: 0409 201 221, Phone: 02 9663 8581, Fax: 02 9663 8471
Email: chauncey@tbaus.com

Web: www.tbaus.com
Postal Address: Locked Bag 3, RANDWICK NSW 2031

 

 

Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) is a statutory authority established by the Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989. The Corporation was established by the Australian Government to work with industry to invest in R&D that is adopted and assists rural industries to be productive, profitable and sustainable.

 

Nigel Perkins, Research Manager, Horse R&D Program 

Phone: (07) 4638 4541 or Mobile: 0437 935 376
Email: nigel@ausvet.com.au
Web: www.rirdc.gov.au
Postal Address: PO Box 4776, Kingston ACT 2604
 

 

McFarlane Strategic Services is a consultancy specialising in industry levies and stakeholder consultation, appointed by the Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC) to assist Thoroughbred Breeders Australia (TBA) develop the Thoroughbred R&D Levy proposal, and undertake a broad industry consultation with stakeholders in accordance with the requirements of the Australian Government’s Levy Principles and Guidelines.


Peter McFarlane, McFarlane Strategic Services 

Chief investigator for RIRDC Project: PRJ-008845: 

Thoroughbred R&D Levy

 

 

   

  

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