NEWS ARCHIVE - 2016
The following are archived News reports.
Membership Early Bird Draw
Congratulations to the following winners of our 2016 Early Bird Draw. Each winner received a $250 EFTPOS Gift Card, those Members who renewed online also received an additional $150 ASHS Gift Card.
Week 1 Winner:
Mr Richard Badior, Raymond NSW - EFTPOS Gift Card
Week 2 Winner: Mrs Robyn Carr, Wandoan QLD - EFTPOS & ASHS Gift Cards
Week 3 Winner: Mrs Raylene Abraham, Texas QLD - EFTPOS Gift Card
Week 4 Winner: Mrs Kate Gordon, Cudal NSW - EFTPOS & ASHS Gift Cards
Week 5 Winner: Mrs Marie Sutton, Glenmorgan QLD - EFTPOS Gift Card
Week 6 Winner: Mrs Sue Maughan, Hopeland WA - EFTPOS & ASHS Gift Cards
Society Notice - Mr Terry Blake
It is with sadness that we advise that Honorary Life Member, Terry Blake of Muswellbrook NSW, passed away in the early hours of Wednesday, 2nd March 2016. He was a Foundation Member of the Society and a prominent breeder of Australian Stock Horses, well-known for his Rosebrook horses. Terry would be one of the Society’s largest breeders with over 760 horses with the Rosebrook prefix on Society records. His horses have competed successfully in the show ring, polocrosse and campdraft arenas at local, State and National level.
Terry's funeral will be held at 2pm on Tuesday, 8th March 2016 at St. James Catholic Church in Muswellbrook.
Our sincere condolences to his family and friends.
Membership Renewal Early Bird Draw
Congratulations to all the Early Bird Draw winners;
Week 1 Winner - Mr George Caffyn of Berkshire Park (NSW, Australia).
Week 2 Winner - Mrs Kelsey Stevenson of Katherine (NT, Australia).
Week 3 Winner - Mrs Zoe O'Neill of Charters Towers (QLD, Australia).
Week 4 Winner - Mrs Carly Beech of Tenterden (WA, Australia).
Week 5 Winner - Mrs Tanya King of Westbury (TAS, Australia).
Week 6 Winner - Mr Anthony Finch of Wallumbilla (QLD, Australia).
Week 7 Winner - Mr Kevin McMillan of Byabarra (NSW, Australia).
Week 8 Winner - Ms Lin Enright of Latham (ACT, Australia).
Society Notice - Mr Mick Lawlor
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of well-known Member of the Society, Mr Mick Lawlor of Caloundra, Queensland (formally of Quirindi, New South Wales).
Mick had a long battle with cancer and passed away on Sunday, 27th December 2015. Mick and his Arcadia Horses are well-known in the Australian Stock Horse and performance horse world. Our sincere condolences to Mick’s wife, Joyce and family.