I hereby apply for membership with Show Horse Australasia Limited and agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the Committee.
I understand and agree that:
I am bound by the Show Horse Australasia Limited Constitution, By-Laws, Policies, and all relevant procedures (as developed and amended from time to time) including but not limited to the Member Protection Policy and the Social Media Policy made available to me at https://www.showhorsecouncilaust.com.au/
Horse sports are a dangerous activity and horses can act in a sudden and unpredictable (changeable) way, especially if frightened or hurt.
I understand and acknowledge that serious injury or death may result from horse riding activities. Prior to undertaking any such activity, I will ensure I am aware of all of the risks involved, including risks associated with any health condition that I have. I agree that I ride at my own risk.
I agree to follow the directions of any event organiser or official and that any misconduct or refusal to follow any direction of any organiser or official may result in the cancellation of my participation in the activities and my immediate removal from my horse no matter where that may occur. Such refusal to follow the direction of an organiser or official may result in the cancellation of my membership by Show Horse Australasia.
I am committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people who participate in our activities or use our services.
I will not engage in behaviour that is considered direct or indirect discrimination, intimidatory, harassing or bullying. Any such behaviour may result in the cancellation of my membership by Show Horse Australasia.
All people, regardless of their sexuality or gender identity, are welcome in our organisation.
Show Horse Australasia may reject my application for membership, accept my application for membership, accept my application for membership but impose certain conditions or vary, suspend or cancel my membership during the membership term at its sole discretion.
I understand that membership fees are non-refundable (even if a membership is varied, suspended or cancelled) and my membership is not transferable.
I consent to Show Horse Australasia, its approved affiliated clubs, hosts of Show Horse Australasia sanctioned events, and their commercial partners taking, retaining and reproducing an image or likeness of me and of my involvement in the showing of horses.
I agree that any such images or likeness may be used by any of these parties in reporting or marketing materials including online publications without any further notice or payment to me or them.
If my membership is accepted by Show Horse Australasia, I understand that my personal information will be recorded on a database and a supporting profile maintained. This database may be accessed from time to time by Show Horse Australasia and approved administrators of affiliated clubs.
As a member I understand that I will receive administrative communications from Show Horse Australasia, its affiliates, and hosts of Show Horse Australasia sanctioned events. From time to time I may receive marketing communications.