ACTEA President’s June 2020 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Meeting with TCCS and Gininderry reps re the timing and options for replacement of the Parkwood Paddocks Field Trip Meeting at Equestrian Park to look at pruning of pine trees we have been trying to get done by the government for 2 years. Meeting at Arawang Horse…

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ACTEA President’s May 2020 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Meeting with Ginninderry and the BNT Coordinator re the Riverside Park Development and the route of the BNT Meeting with Parks and ACTERA to talk about Best Of Canberra Mountain Biking Plans in the Brindabellas Meeting with Sally Barnes to talk about environmental studies at North Curtin…

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ACTEA President’s April 2020 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Representations Consultation with BMD Engineers about route of water pipeline around Taylor and its impact on the BNT Correspondence with Minister Chris Steel re master plan for Southern Memorial Park at Rose Cottage Paddocks Discussions with ACT Conservation Planner re presence and spread of Golden Sun Moth @…

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ACTEA President’s March 2020 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Meeting, along with Belconnen Pony Club and Parkwood Paddocks reps, with Tait Network Landscapers re design of new suburb of MacNamara at Ginninderry. Meeting with CEO of National Capital Authority about Curtin Horse Paddock land swap Phone hook up with Suburban Land Agency and Parks & Conservation…

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ACTEA President’s December 2019/January 2020 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Meeting with Belconnen Pony Club and Ginninderry representatives re financial in draft MOU Meeting with BNT Coordinator President of Canberra Off-road Cyclists about development plan for Stromlo Forest Park Meeting with ACT Endurance Riders Association reps with Parks representatives to discuss issues with the Draft Reserve Management…

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ACTEA President’s November 2019 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings ACTEA & BNT meeting with to discuss cross directorate equestrian issues such as event permits, trail mapping and signage Attendance at Stromlo Forest Park Consultative Committee to discuss ongoing issues with the Master Plan meeting with City Services about continuing issues with the Parkrun event at North…

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ACTEA President’s October 2019 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Meeting with ACT Forests re possible entrances to Kowan Forrest trails for equestrians Representations Participation in Safety in Design seminar in relation to Heysen Street Cycle Path Representations to City Presentation, Parks & Conservation, Sport & Recreation Services and Canberra Off Road Cyclists about dangerous competitive event…

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ACTEA President’s October 2019 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Meeting with ACT Forests re possible entrances to Kowan Forrest trails for equestrians Representations Participation in Safety in Design seminar in relation to Heysen Street Cycle Path Representations to City Presentation, Parks & Conservation, Sport & Recreation Services and Canberra Off Road Cyclists about dangerous competitive event…

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Cavaletti on BNT at Parkwood Road

The inexorable development of the Riverview estate in West Belconnen has resulted in a new diversion of the Bicentennial National Trail. Instead of turning left when you cross Parkwood Road from the Belconnen Pony Club you will now turn right. Transgrid have agreed to the BNT travelling through their easement, further from the traffic and Parks & Conservation have moved the existing cavaletti to the…

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ACTEA President’s September 2019 Report

This is where the ACTEA Committee reports on activities its members have undertaken on behalf of Affiliates. Meetings Discussions with Hilary Gunn re trail options in Kowan Forest Stromlo Forest Park Stakeholders Meeting re implementation of Master Plan Representations Consultation with Parks re moving cavaletti on BNT around Transgrid facility on Parkwood Road On-going consultation with Technical Officers in TCCS re mapping of equestrian routes…

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