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Kilkivan Prepares For Great Weekend

Kilkivan Prepares For Great Weekend

The annual Kilkivan Great Horse Ride is on again this weekend, with three new trails for riders

Goomeri Wins Trophy … Again

Goomeri Wins Trophy … Again

The annual South Burnett Interschool Equestrian Competition was held at the Kingaroy Showgrounds during Catholic Education Week in July and attracted 75 riders from schools across the region.

Students Do Well In Equestrian Competition

Students Do Well In Equestrian Competition

Students from Saint Mary’s Catholic College have continued their run of success at the annual Fraser Coast Equestrian Competition in Maryborough.

Horses, Cows And Very Keen Riders

Horses, Cows And Very Keen Riders

The annual Cow Horse Competition at Nanango attracts students from all over the South Burnett – from Windera to Cooyar – but it seems the riders from Goomeri have a firm grip on the trophy.

Horse Ride Honours Fabian Webb

Horse Ride Honours Fabian Webb

This weekend’s Kilkivan Great Horse Ride is being dedicated to Fabian Webb who died in November last year.

Endurance Riders Head To Cooyar

Endurance Riders Head To Cooyar

More than 200 nominations have been received for the Cooyar Endurance Ride which will get underway from the Cooyar Showgrounds on Saturday afternoon.

Burrandowan Campdraft Results

Burrandowan Campdraft Results

Results from the Burrandowan Campdraft – which even the threat of Tropical Cyclone Marcia couldn’t stop – on February 20-22

Riders Beat The Blackbutt Heat

Riders Beat The Blackbutt Heat

An influx of endurance riders, their horses and support teams gave Blackbutt a mini-economic boost at the weekend.

Nicole Wins Dressage Trophy

Nicole Wins Dressage Trophy

The South Burnett Equestrian Group held its annual Janet Sparkes Memorial competition recently

Riders Came From Near And Far …

Riders Came From Near And Far …

Eighty young riders gathered at the Kingaroy Showgrounds on Thursday for the third annual South Burnett Equestrian Challenge.

Trailer Relieves Water Pressure

Trailer Relieves Water Pressure

The South Burnett Endurance Riders Association will be able to provide water for horses in even the driest locations thanks to a new 2000 litre water trailer funded by Stanwell.

Riders Hoof It At Yarraman

Riders Hoof It At Yarraman

Yarraman doesn’t have an annual show but that doesn’t mean the Yarraman Agricultural Society isn’t kept busy … organising campdrafts and the annual Yarraman Horse Ride.

Students Riding High At Challenge

Students Riding High At Challenge

The second annual South Burnett Equestrian Challenge attracted 85 children – and some of the region’s best horses – to the Kingaroy Showgrounds on Tuesday.

Brook Celebrates Back-To-Back Wins

Brook Celebrates Back-To-Back Wins

In one of the most spectacular finishes in his long endurance riding career, Brook Sample has taken out the 2013 Tom Quilty Gold Cup on board 16-year-old “Brookleigh Excalibur”.

Quilty Deadline Extended

Quilty Deadline Extended

The closing date to nominate for Australia’s most famous endurance horse ride, the Tom Quilty Gold Cup, has been extended to May 15 to allow more riders to qualify to take part.

Riders In The Zone

Riders In The Zone

Sixty riders travelled from across the South Burnett and far afield for Zone 8 Dressage Day