Current Appeals

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Details of current and recently finalised appeals are provided below. 

Written Reasons for Decision are published on the Decisions page of this website. ​​

Curr​​ent Appeals

​Name
​Reason
​Appeal Hearing Date
​Outcome
​BELBIN, Ivan

​​Against the decision of Stewards on 9 August 2022 - Fine of $4000, with $2000 wholly suspended for a period of 24 months - charged under AHRR 190(1)
​12 September 2022
​Decision reserved
​​​TOKER, Ismail
​Against the decision of Stewards on 16 November 2021 - Suspension of licence to ride in races from midnight 24/11/21 to midnight 19/12/21 (6 race dates).
Stay of Proceedings Granted
​4 March 2022, adjourned to a later date to be advised


​O'SHANNESSEY, Lane
​​Against the decision of Stewards on 16 November 2021 - Disqualification of stable hand licence for​ 3 months - charged under AR 228(b) improper conduct.
Stay of Proceedings Granted
17 March 2022
​Decision reserved

​DARMANIN, Anthony
​Against the decision of Stewards on 10 April 2022 - Suspension of licence to ride in races for 4 Tasmanian race dates - charged under AR 129(2) A rider must take all reasonable and permissible measures.
Stay of Proceedings Granted
​13 May 2022
​Decision reserved



Finalised Appeals​​​

​​Name
​Reason
​Appeal Hearing Date
​Outcome
​MASKIELL, Kyle
​​​​Against the decision of Stewards on 12 May 2021 - suspension of licence to ride in races for 8 months and
- suspension 
for 6 months for track work/trials. Charged under AR 139(1)(a)
(appeal against penalty only).

​​20 July 2021, reconvened on 28 July 2021
​Suspension of licence to ride in races varied to a period of 6 months (to expire on 11 October 2021).
Suspension for 6 months for track work/trials varied to expire on 30 July 2021.


BAKER, Chelsea 
​Against the decision of Stewards on 30 March 2022 - Suspension of licence to ride in races for 1 Tasmanian race date - charged under AR 131(a) careless riding.
Stay of Proceedings Granted
13 May 2022 
Suspension of licence to ride in races for 1 Tasmanian race date varied to a reprimand 
​REGGETT, Mark​​
​Against the decision of Stewards on 11 August 2022 - Disqualification of licence for 7 months - charged under AHRR 190(1) (appealing against penalty only)
​12 September 2022
​Dismissed