ACTEA President’s May 2015 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates.

Meetings

  • SRS re ongoing Equestrian Park Funding
  • With Roads ACT about safety in underpasses
  • ACT Heritage Council re listing of Block1201 Equestrian Park
  • Roads ACT about new infrastructure guidelines for planning for and design of walking, cycling and riding routes
  • Meeting with consultants at beginning of government horse paddock review.

Representations

  • Re rubbish removal from equestrian tail behind DHA development @ North Weston
  • Ongoing discussions with the Arboretum about the design of the horse yards near the visitors centre
  • discussions with Parks & Conservation about equestrian access to Majura Pines.
  • Continued consultation regarding proposed route of BNT through Stromlo Forest Park
  • To Stromlo Forest Park re updating equestrian trail maps

Media

  • Interview with Phillip Clarke ABC 666 about heritage listing of Cross country course
  • Interview with Emma Kelly, Canberra Times about heritage listing of Cross country course
  • Interview with ABC TV about heritage listing of Cross country course
  • Attended official launch of the Majura Pines recreation area
  • Press coverage after vandalism at Rose Cottage resulted in loose horses

Other

  • Interview with consultant preparing a podcast re large animal rescue for the Commonwealth Department of Agriculture- focusing on bushfire preparedness in the ACT
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