Family Membership

$75.00

Family Member – A family unit comprises 1 or 2 adults (parents/partners) and up to 5 children (by birth, legally adopted, legally fostered) residing at the same address. The child/children must be under the age of 18 years. Family members who are 18 years or over, either living at home or residing elsewhere, must secure individual (single) membership in order enjoy the benefits of membership.

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Family Member – A family unit comprises 1 or 2 adults (parents/partners) and up to 5 children (by birth, legally adopted, legally fostered) residing at the same address. The child/children must be under the age of 18 years. Family members who are 18 years or over, either living at home or residing elsewhere, must secure individual (single) membership in order enjoy the benefits of membership.

Family members are eligible to register a horse in the family or individual's name and to participate in the SAQ Annual Awards and National High Point Competition, and eligible for two votes on issues pertaining to the running of the Association and nominate a family member for a committee position.

Here a just some of the things we currently offer SAQ members:

  • The SAQ Horse Adoption Program
  • Sponsorship of Breed classes at Agricultural Shows and the Brisbane RNA Show
  • Annual Standardbred State Hacking & Harness Championships, Track to Hack Series, State Dressage Championships, State Show Jumping Championships
  • Organised displays at race meetings
  • Events, seminars, clinics, information days and musters for our members to attend
  • Organised Trail Rides, weekend trips, and other social events
  • Registration of Pleasure and Performance Standardbreds and Partbred Standardbreds (mare or gelding only for Junior members)
  • Annual Members Awards, including Pony Club Performance Horse Award and Endurance Performance Horse Award
  • The SAQ is well established with QLD Show Societies as the governing association for registration of pleasure and performance Standardbreds
  • The SAQ continues to provide a vehicle for all Standardbred owners to meet and communicate with each other
  • The SAQ is actively seeking new opportunities and ventures to further promote the temperament and versatility of the Standardbred