Effective immediately, the following Protocols will apply to Interstate Travel.
Any Harness Racing Participant entering NSW following interstate travel for any reason is required to immediately notify HRNSW Stewards, and will be required to quarantine for a period of 14 clear days once returning to NSW.
For clarity, a quarantined period will mean:
· No entry into any Race Track or Training Centre as a participant or spectator for a period of 14 clear days once returning to NSW.
· Entry into a private stable address will result in the stable and all employee’s being subject to the conditions of a quarantined period for 14 clear days at the time of entry into the stable address.
(Conditions may be reviewed by the HRNSW COVID-19 Management Group following application)
HRNSW COVID-19 Management Group reminds all industry participants that with the easing of restrictions within NSW, it is imperative that all Government guidelines and protocols are being adhered to in relation to Social Distancing and Hygiene.
HRNSW reminds all industry participant that as of July 1, NSW Regional boundaries will be removed. For clarity, this does not include State borders.
Race day Protocols -
Established COVID-19 Race Day Protocols will be retained at all race tracks until further notice. This includes but not limited to the nomination of Stablehand’s, Stable Representatives, Drivers Colours and all current documentation.
Application to Transport Horses -
Application to Transport Horses within NSW will no longer require application and approval from HRNSW Integrity Department, however, all interstate transportation will still require approval.