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.
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.
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
Yarra Valley Chocolaterie- A local Chocolaterie specializing in all things chocolate!
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.