Specialty Riding Holiday Activities

NEW TO AVOCA PARK EQUESTRIAN!

Over the years we have prided ourselves in providing the best facilities and a fabulous range of EA qualified coaches. During our school holiday programs we have successfully provided fun and safe horse day clinics and camps for both horse owner and non-horse owners. We are so excited to be launching our new school holiday programs in the upcoming school holidays!

We are offering specialised clinics on our school holiday weekends for all ages. Riders must be able to trot independantly and be able to ride safely in open spaces.

These activites are open to independant riders, available to both horse owner and non-horse owners (you may borrow a school horse, providing we have suitable mount is available)! If you are unsure of whether you are at a riding level suitable for these sessions, please do not hesitate to contact the office and ask us at info@avocapark.com.au

Groups will be a maximum of 4 riders. The groups will be allocated in skill & experience as best as possible to provide a group of similar abilities. Making it a more fun yet safe learning enironment.

  There is no age limit! Parents may join their children. Siblings or best friends can apply to join each other. If we have a large interest from a certain age group they may be grouped together.

Family members are welcome to stay and watch but are asked to allow our coaches to teach unaided, unless your help is requested. There is plenty of tea and coffee onsite and all family members are welcome to spectate or take a picnic down to our Memorial Reserve while they wait.

Easter Holiday Specialty Activities

  • Saturday 3rd April 2021 – Avoca Park Montain Trails Training Day
  • Sunday 4th April 2021 –  Cavalletti & Jump Training Day
  • Saturday 10th April 2021 – Introductory Cross Country Training Day
  • Sunday 11th April 2021 – Games Day

Riders may attend as many sessions over the 4 days pending the availabilty of our school horses or the fitness level of your horse/pony. Horse Owners are welcome to bring more than one mount. Your spot is non-refundable once you have committed unless we are able to fill your allocated spot. 

Avoca Park Montain Trails Training Day

Saturday 3rd April 2021 

Avoca Park Equestrian has recently constructed some obstacle trail training activities. We have an array of obstacles to aid all horses and riders in developing their coordination and confidence.

These well constructed obstacles will help you desensitize your horse whilst contributing to their well rounded confidence.

We will be running 4 x 2 hour sessions from 8am Saturday morning. Our Equestrian Australia qualified instructors will be there to support horse and rider at all times.

Price

$100 for Horse Owners

$125 for Non-Horse Owners (includes pony hire) 

Cavalletti & Jump Training

Sunday 4th April 2021 

Our Group Cavelletti / Showjumping Lessons for beginner and intermediate riders is open to four riders per lesson.
On one of our school horses or your own.

The day will consist of six 1 hour lessons starting at 9am with a maximum of four riders per lesson. We will schedule riders of the same standard.

Leanne Williams, the proprietor of Avoca Park will be the teacher of these lessons.
Leanne has coached for 30 years, ALL levels and ALL ages, she has trained riders with their horses to the highest level of FEI and in between both in Dressage and Jumping.
She is an
**Equestrian Australia Level 3 Dressage Coach.
**Level 1 Jumping Coach
**Level 2 Jumping Equitation Judge
**Coach Educator

Prior to her dressage career she competed both in Equestrian Australia eventing and showjumping

Price

$80 for Horse Owners

$110 for Non-Horse Owners (includes pony hire) 

Introductory Cross Country 

Saturday 10th April 2021 

Avoca Park Equestrian is running an onsite cross country training day during the school holidays. Aimed as an introductory sessions for beginners, green horses or nervous riders who want to learn in a safe and controlled environment over smaller cross country jumps.

Each session will run for an hour and a half starting from 8am. Time of session is dependant number and skill of participants. You may request to ride with particular friends if they book in too (we shall try to facilitate whenever possible).

Groups will be kept to a maximum of four and you will be under the guidance of one of our Equestrian Australia qualified instructors.

At this stage we are only offering this activity to horse owners.

Price

$100 for Horse Owners

Games Day!

Sunday 11th April 2021 

Avoca Park Equestrian have a games day coming up and it is going to be jam packed full of fun!

Either on your own horses or one of our fabulous school horses you’ll be able to participate in 10 different games over a 2 hour session.

Games may include the classics like egg and spoon race and bending or something a little less known like the carton race.

Whilst having fun with these games you’ll be under the safe surveillance and assistance of one of our Equestrian Australia qualified coaches.

The cost is, on your own horse $100 and on one of our school horses $125.

Price

$100 for Horse Owners

$125 for Non-Horse Owners (includes pony hire)