Guidelines for the management of suspect Hendra cases at horse events


When organising a horse event, Biosecurity NSW recommends organisers develop a plan for the running of their event.

Some of the topics covered in this Factsheet include:

  • Biosecurity Plan for event organisers
  • sick horses at events
  • suspect Hendra case
  • notifications
  • management of a suspect horse
  • movement permits
  • risk assessment of horses
  • advice to owners/managers of event venues


Factsheet 1128 First Edition

Published: 01 Sep 2011