TARC was established in 1997 and was formed to meet the needs of riders in the Canberra region 18 years and over who do not wish to specialise in any of the other disciplines provided by existing equestrian groups. TARC aims to improve the riding skills of adult riders, provide opportunities for recreational riding, assist members to increase their knowledge of equestrian issues and participate in horse related social activities. TARC currently has approximately 60 members and its activities include monthly club training days, gymkhanas, one day events, yearly inter club competitions and dressage and show jumping competitions.

Current Committee Members:

President: Margaret Heaney

Secretary: Stephanie Pure

Treasurer: Jacky Perrott-Jones

Event Coordinator: Jacky Perrott-Jones

Uniform Officer: Debbie Morrissey

Public Officer: Donna Cameron

ACTEA Rep.: Helen King

Vikings Rep: Marg Heaney

How do I join your Club?

You can join TARC by downloading the membership form and insurance waiver from our website: or contacting us by email at:

Membership Details

Membership is either full, which is open to 18+ only and includes insurance, access to club days, club-only events and open events or non-riding, which is also only open to 18+.

Cost is $50 for full membership and $10 for non-riding membership.

Applicants to join TARC must sign a waiver issued by Equestrian Australia (the peak body) which releases our club from liability in the event of an accident, agree to follow the instructions of coaches, committee members and event coordinators at all times in accordance with the club Risk Management Plan and agree to only bring horses that are healthy and sound to club days and events.

Training Schedule
TARC runs monthly club training days on the third Sunday of the month at Kambah Pony Club grounds, Hake St, Kambah and open events one or two times a year at Equestrian Park, Curtin.

Contact Details

Marg Heaney   Mob: 0406 857 363
Jacky Perrott-Jones       Mob: 0478 604 634