Are you interested in Carriage Driving and think you would you like to join the Australian Carriage Driving Society?
Start by visiting one of the 53 ACDS Affiliated Carriage Driving Clubs throughout Australia
find the one closest to you here.
Update January 2015
The latest list is always available on the Information / Publications Tab
Do you need Judges or other ACDS qualified person?
Show, Dressage, Cones and Presentation Judges, CDE Officials, Technical Delegates, Endurance and CDE TPR's
Please check your details are incorrect. Contact Val Blows on
email@example.com with any corrections.
Do you have an Insurance question?
The ACDS Insurance Program information is all on our Information page including Insurance Certificate, Salient Points of Cover, Procedure of Claims and now Questions and Answers to help us all with the many queries of what happens when?
Check it out on the Information Tab
A book about the early days of the ADS and the development of Carriage Driving as a sport in being compiled by Ann Robertson of Victoria.
Do you have any stories to tell? If you were involved in the first 20 years Ann needs your stories. Send her your stories or the story of an "old timer', all articles printed will carry the contributors name.
Articles and photos should be sent to Ann as soon as possible. firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs Ann Robertson PO Box 7, MT Martha, Victoria. 03 5974 1228
Please note the email address in the journal is incorrect.
New to the Website ACDS 'Activities Manual' on the Information Tab
To add a profile pic.
Step 1 Find a suitable jpg photo that is less than 50 kb and remember where it is on your computer
Step 2 Go to edit profile click on upload photo, browse to find it on your computer and upload.
For the Forum and to add photos to your info page
To add photos you will need to use an online photo uploader,
I use TinyPic and copy and paste the 'Direct link for Layout'.
Please keep your photos small. Relevant Photos only.
Step 1 Make sure you know where you have stored your photo on your own computer.
Step 2 Keep the ACDS website open and open a new browser window, type tinypic into the address bar go to tinypic.com
Step 3 Follow the instructions and upload your photo to the internet
Step 4 You will be given 4 options choose the last option, 'direct link for layout'. It will look something like this://i40.tinypic.com/?????.jpg. Highlight this and click copy or ctrl+C.
Step 5 Go back to the ACDS website, to the spot where you are composing your message.
Step 6 When composing a message or your profile, click on the picture frame at the top it is next to the smily face:). A box will come up that says ' enter the URL of the image' paste your copied link using ctrl+v
Give it a go, tell me if it works.