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We represent 200 rural operators throughout Victoria. As a united front we have shown we can make a real difference for all livestock and rural transport operators on federal, state and local levels. We are committed to all operators whether you have a small, medium or large operation.

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For too long livestock transporters have put up with sub-standard working conditions which affect drivers and livestock.

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We provide members with a newsletter which includes updates with what's happening both nationally and in Victoria for transporters.

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SMS Text messages straight to your phone on urgent issues that affect your business.

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This is a weekly newsletter that is emailed or faxed to our members every week and is also available on the ALRTA website.

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This important initiative was instigated by the LRTAV. We now coordinate the only training across Victoria to ensure your drivers are compliant.

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TruckSafe Animal Welfare, (formally TruckCare), is an audited quality assurance program for livestock transport.

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2022 LRTAV / ALRTA COMBINED NATIONAL CONFERENCE
LRTAV will host its 2022 LRTAV/ALRTA Combined National Conference on August 12 & 13 2022 in Bendigo. Click the button for more information on how to join us.
Our National Sponsors

The LRTAV is proudly supported by the above National Sponsors .

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Without our generous sponsors, the LRTAV would be unable to host our annual Conference or Auction and continue to represent members and undertake valuable work advocating for our industry.

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We represent 160 rural operators throughout Victoria. As a united front we have made a real differe

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Our little truck has arrived and things are starting to happen at All Seasons Hotel Bendigo! We can’t wait to see you all! ... See MoreSee Less
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Conference Registrations close this FRIDAY! To register for the event, please complete and email back the registration form: shorturl.at/wYZ18This year's program includes sessions on:- Foot & Mouth Disease and Lumpy Skin Disease - Innovation, Access & Productivity - Safety & Welfare - Industry Perspectives Any questions, contact Tara on 0400933713 or email secretariat@lrtav.com.au ... See MoreSee Less
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Two more FMD sessions to be held online next week by Ag Vic. We’ll also have some Ag Vic reps addressing the concerns this disease poses to the transport industry at our Conference on August 12!Want to learn more about foot-and-mouth disease (FMD)? Victorian livestock producers and service providers are invited to join a webinar to hear from Agriculture Victoria veterinary specialists about how we are preparing for and will respond to an FMD outbreak.The webinar, that will include Victoria’s Chief Vet Graeme Cooke, will run Monday 1 August and again on Thursday 4 August between 7-8pm. Register online now: agriculture.vic.gov.au/events ... See MoreSee Less
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We know many of our members have questions about the affects Foot & Mouth Disease and Lumpy Skin Disease could have to our industry if it reaches Australia. This is why we had added a specific session at the upcoming conference to address these concerns. Together with the Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association we will have speakers to answer state and federal-based questions! We have also been in communication with Agriculture Victoria which advised a state position on a standstill is expected to be released next week. To register for the conference, please complete and email back the registration form: shorturl.at/wYZ18 ... See MoreSee Less
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If you are new to the association, the Partner Program is a fabulous way to meet people at our Annual Conference. You can interact in a relaxed environment, share in laughs, great food and wine, and set yourself up for an enjoyable Gala Dinner. Due to the incredible support of Alemlube Automotive, we are able to make the Partner Program FREE for LRTAV attendees!If your partners are unsure about coming to this year's conference, surely this will get them over the line! ... See MoreSee Less
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