POSTED 22nd OCTOBER 2021 – NEW VICTORIAN DIRECTIONS

The new Victorian State Government COVID safe settings have been released and the Restricted Activities Directions (RAD) have been replaced by a series of documents. Find out how they affect your equestrian activities here HRCAV COVID UPDATE – NEW DIRECTIONS 221021

POSTED 16th OCTOBER 2021 –  VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VICTORIAN PERMITTED WORKERS

New directions have been issued by the government requiring that from midnight 14th October, 2021, all workers and volunteers must meet new vaccination requirements in order to manage, coordinate or administrator community sport at physical recreation facilities across Victoria. All workers (see full document for further details) onsite, including paid or unpaid volunteers at recreation facilities, will need to comply with the current authorised worker vaccination requirements.

Note: Clubs are not yet permitted to hold rallies or clinics in restricted areas. No competitions in Victoria at this stage.

HRCAV Covid update 16th Sept 21 – vaccination requirements for workers

Chief Health Officer (Vic) directions

Victoria’s Roadmap

FAQ for workers

NEW SOUTH WALES

The Sport NSW website provides clear, regular updates for the sporting sector including vaccination requirements.

Sport NSW Covid Updates

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Sport SA Covid updates

POSTED 7th OCTOBER 2021 – NSW & SA CLUBS

Our Clubs in NSW and South Australia are advised to follow the latest CovidSafe restrictions applicable in their state. All Clubs are required to prepare CovidSafe plans for their activities and competitions. The CovidSafe plan ensures that you address areas of risk. Make sure that you regularly review your plan to ensure compliance with any restrictions applicable in your area.

CURRENT NSW RESTRICTIONS
CURRENT SOUTH AUSTRALIAN RESTRICTIONS

POSTED 30th SEPTEMBER 2121 – EASING OF VICTORIAN RESTRICTIONS

In line with the Roadmap, a modest easing of restrictions was introduced at 11.59pm on Tuesday 28th September.

Residents of metropolitan Melbourne and regional areas in lockdown can undertake ‘contactless’ recreation at outdoor facilities, such as boating, tennis or golf and horse riding.

The 10km radius has been expanded to 15km – so exercise can take place up to 15km from your home.

Personal training, including private coaching, can take place outdoors with five fully vaccinated people plus a fully vaccinated trainer.

CURRENT TABLE OF RESTRICTIONS

HOW DOES THIS AFFECT OUR EQUESTRIAN ACTIVITIES?

 VICTORIA

From 11.59pm on Tuesday 28 September

METRO MELBOURNE / MITCHELL SHIRE / CITY OF LATROBE

YOU MAY RIDE YOUR HORSE FOR PERSONAL EXERCISE under the following conditions:

PRIVATE COACHING IS PERMITTED under the following conditions

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

USE OF CLUB GROUNDS

CARE OF HORSES – Welfare reasons

REGIONAL VICTORIA (APART FROM RESTRICTED AREAS)

COMMUNITY SPORT

Community sport is classified as an activity under the organisation or jurisdiction of a club or association.

TRAINING

COMPETITION

PERSONAL COACHING, EXERCISE AND RECREATION

CLUB GROUNDS

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

BORDER CROSSING

Border crossing. Review the latest information on permits and restrictions.

The permit system is for both travellers to Victoria and residents of Victoria returning home from interstate travel.

POSTED 29th SEPTEMBER 2021

JOINT EQUESTRIAN GROUPS UPDATE

What outdoor facilities are open?

POSTED 22nd SEPTEMBER 2021

The Roadmap to Deliver the National Plan sets Victoria and our equestrian community on a hopeful path to opening while also preserving our health system and ensuring Victorians can still get the healthcare they need when they need it most.

KEY DATES FOR VICTORIANS

Vaccination Milestones
• 26th September – 80% single dose 16+
• 26th October – 70% fully vaccinated 16+
• 5th November – 80% fully vaccinated 16+
• Two weeks later – 80% fully vaccinated 12+

KEY ROADMAP INFORMATION FOR MELBOURNE METRO

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CURRENT RULES FOR METRO COACHES (EFFECTIVE 22/9/21 UNTIL 80% FIRST DOSE RULES COMES INTO EFFECT)
From 26th September (subject to meeting vaccination milestones)
Coaching – Metropolitan effective 26th September
From 26th October (subject to public health consideration at the time & further clarification from Victorian Government)

KEY ROADMAP INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS UNDER REGIONAL RULES

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From 26th September (subject to public health consideration at the time)
From 26th October (subject to public health consideration at the time & further clarification from Victorian Government)

5TH NOVEMBER – REGIONAL AND METRO MELBOURNE ALIGN

From November 5th (subject to public health considerations at the time and further clarification from Victorian Government)
FURTHER KEY POINTS
GENERAL CONDITIONS WHEN PERMITTED TO TRAIN
FACE COVERINGS

ROADMAPS OUT OF LOCKDOWN RELEASED BY VICTORIAN GOVT

There is some light at the end of the tunnel with a cautious return to activities in coming months. Note that the dates shown depend on reaching vaccination targets.

Victoria’s Roadmap-Delivering The National Plan press release

Roadmap Table -Metro

Roadmap Table – Regional

Roadmap Quick Reference Summary

 

 

 

CURRENT NSW RESTRICTIONS

CURRENT SOUTH AUSTRALIAN RESTRICTIONS

 

BORDER CROSSING

Review the latest information on permits and restrictions for your state. Border crossing

The permit system is for both travellers to Victoria and residents of Victoria returning home from interstate travel.

 

COMPULSORY QR CODE REQUIREMENT

A reminder that the relevant state government recommended QR system is to be used to check in persons attending venues.
Click here for the Victorian app
Click here for the NSW app

Please contact the HRCAV office if you have any queries.