Extra Information On Our Equine Holidays

Avoca Park Equestrian Equine Holidays

More Information about our Equine Holidays.

Rider Weight Limit: 198 pounds / 90 kilograms

Our School Horses:

  • Horse Height Range: 12 to 17.3 hands
  • Horse Breed: Four Ponies, Five Cross-Bred Performance Horses, and Warmbloods
  • Click here to check them out here – Perfect for all levels of riders!

Riding Gear:

  • All horses have their own handmade Peter Horobin saddles or leather dressage saddles fitted to them; their individual Snaffle bridles are all fitted and maintained. The ponies have little pony saddles.
  • Avoca Park has helmets of all sizes available for riders to use.

Our Facilities

  • Gardens
  • Kitchen
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Washing Machine


Avoca Park is situated between the beautiful Yarra Valley, the wine district of Victoria and the Dandenong Ranges, with beautiful bush and tree-fern surroundings. It has a huge variety of tourist sites such as:

  • Puffing Billy – The only running steam train in Victoria.
  • Healesville Sanctuary
  • A walk up the 1000 steps in Ferntree Gully National Park where you can often see Lyre Birds.
  • A huge variety of wineries offering red, white, and amazing Champagne options
  • Gin distilleries
  • Yarra Valley Chocolaterie- A local Chocolaterie specializing in all things chocolate!
  • Amazing gardens
  • Local lakes
  • Emerald-  A lovely local town with award-winning cafes and restaurants

Surrounded in beauty…

Our Holiday Packages

2 Night (2 Day) Stay

Our ‘Weekend Getaway’ which is a 2 night escape into the Yarra Ranges to enjoy our lovely location and the wonderful services we provide. Despite its name, this option is available any time of the week.

4 Night (5 Day) Stay

Our 5-day dressage holiday, Our 5 day dressage holiday involves, 3 days of dressage lessons and indulging in our fine meals and local treats. Monday and Friday are days to relax, unwind and take in the wonderful surroundings.

6 Night (7 Day) Stay

Our 7-day equine holidays, Arrive Sunday afternoon and experience 5 days of dressage lessons, luxury meals and local experiences, on your last day you can enjoy a lazy start, enjoying your Saturday morning sleep in before saying our goodbyes.

Massage in the Valley & Ranges

Wild Cattle Creek Winery

Elevation Restaurant in Emerald

Yarra Valley Chocolaterie

Domaine Chandon, Yarra Valley

Healesville Sanctuary

Leanne Riding Gif