Student benefits

The Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group know the importance of supporting and encouraging the up and coming Australian cattle veterinarians of the future!

The benefits of joining the Group are invaluable, but let us details some of the benefits below for you:

  • Connect with a network of potential employees, and build a repertoire with other vets in the industry.
  • Access to the popular and exclusive Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group member discussion list. This list is very popular with the Group members and is active daily to discuss a range of issues facing the cattle community.  Members are more than happy to assist with each other's questions, with topics ranging from clinical cases, disease control, and many other topics covering all aspects of being an Australian cattle veterinarian.
  • Monthly webinars on topics of interest and importance to the cattle industry
  • Student member concession rates at the Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Conference, workshops, and functions.
  • Final-Year Student Awards
  • Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group Student Awards "Buiatrician in training", in conjunction with Norbrook ACV offer a fantastic student prize for 4 students. Win an all-inclusive conference registration to the next annual  conference.
  • George Osborne Memorial Lectures, a young speaker's forum at Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group conferences. Opportunity to speak at the next conference, with all-inclusive conference registration.
  • Free hard copy of the Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group publication Veterinary Bull Breeding Soundness Evaluation 2013 edition.
  • Free personalised download of Pregnancy Diagnosis in Cattle 2014 edition.
  • Official journal: The Australian Cattle Veterinarian posted to you quarterly, and also available to download.
  • Reduced member prices on all publications and merchandise
  • Free pregnancy testing log book on request. Start logging your preg tests while still a student in view to becoming PREgCHECK™ accredited.
  • Access to all Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group member resources, available to download on the member website.
  • Conference Proceedings, available for members on the AVA website via the VetEd library.
  • Australian Cattle Group Veterinarians Group badges and a tote bag with your new member welcome kit.

What some of our student members have to say

"Being an ACV student member allowed me to meet other vet students outside of my uni and make connections with veterinarians that helped with placement and future job employment."

"The ACV student membership made it easier for me to attend conferences and be apart of the cattle vets community."

Join the Australian Cattle Veterinarians Group

You must be a member of the Australian Veterinary Association to join the Group.