Are you interested in Carriage Driving and think you would you like to join the Australian Carriage Driving Society?
We have more than 50 ACDS Affiliated Carriage Driving Clubs throughout Australia
find the one closest to you here.
Calling for nominations
Are you interested in helping to run the ACDS?
Our AGM is approaching and there are several interesting and rewarding positions vacant that need to be filled by volunteers.
Please contact the Federal Secretary or refer to the Publications page for details of the position you are interested in nominating for.
Full list of positions;
- Pleasure & Endurance
- Show Driving
Federal Council Appointments
- Horse Registrar/Grading Officer
- Journal Managing Editor
- Coaching Coordinator
- Website Coordinator
- Young Driver Coordinator
- Merchandising Officer
- Publicity Officer
- Officials List Coordinator
- Public Officer for Incorporation (must be a resident of the ACT)
- Assistant Federal Secretary - Memberships
- ACDS-EA Subcommittee
- ACDS Training & Schools Subcommittee
- ACDS Electronic Media Subcommittee
A New look Federal Executive is coming
At the close of receipt for Nominations for the 2018 Federal Annual General Meeting, the following have been received:
Federal President – Peter Lee.
Federal Vice President – Kate Wholagan.
In accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the ACDS, Peter and Kate will be duly elected.
As no nominations have been received for the positions of Federal Secretary and Federal Treasurer, the ACDS shall seek nominations up to and including at the Annual General Meeting.
For further details go to the Announcements page.
- Thinking with Your Head About Your Helmet -
You’ve seen those commercials talking about replacing your mattress after every eight years—after all, that’s a lot of dead skin cells, dirt, dust mites, etc., that gathers every night. And when it comes to your favourite pair of riding pants, you don’t think twice about replacing them when they’re starting to be worn thin, or maybe showing a little too much wear and tear. But do you even think about how old your helmet is?