Objectives

To be a democratically elected voice on behalf of the members and conduct the affairs of the Association in a fair and unbiased manner.

To operate the affairs of the Victorian Harness Racing Trainers & Drivers Association Inc. in a prudent and financially sound manner.

To represent the interests of its members with relevant bodies such as:

  • Harness Racing Victoria
  • Victorian Government
  • Harness Racing Australia 

To provide representatives as an Industry Participant Group under the Victorian Racing Act, section 44B, (3) Charter for Consultation.

To advise and lobby relevant bodies on the needs and on issues affecting its members participation in the harness racing industry.

To encourage, support and promote new participants in the industry through the Equine Training Organisations.

To cooperate with all Associations in harness racing and advise them on the problems that may affect licensed Trainers, Drivers and Stablehands.

To encourage and attract Owners into the sport of harness racing.

To ensure effective consultation with Harness Racing Victoria and Kindred Bodies.