Equestrian

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

Update On Hendra Vaccine

Horse owners and pony club representatives have been invited to attend a Hendra Information Night on Thursday (March 14).

Riders Put Through Their Paces

Riders Put Through Their Paces

The South Burnett Equestrian Group held a Mini Hack Show at the Kingaroy pony club grounds last weekend, testing the skills of local riders and their horses.

Showjumpers Get In The Zone

Showjumpers Get In The Zone

Riders from Bundaberg to Blackbutt converged on Kingaroy Showgrounds at the weekend for the annual Zone 8 Jumping Equitation Championships.

Mini Hack Back In February

The South Burnett Equestrian Group will be holding its first competition for the year on Sunday, February 24, ie the day after the Cooyar Show.

Local Riders Excel At Wondai Gymkhana

Local Riders Excel At Wondai Gymkhana

The annual Wondai Pony Club Gymkhana was held on Sunday (August 26) at the Wondai Showgrounds.

Big Weekend For Nanango Pony Club

Big Weekend For Nanango Pony Club

Nanango Pony Club’s Golden Anniversary campdraft and gymkhana at the weekend was a huge success with 125 campdrafters taking part on Saturday, and 163 riders on Sunday.

Pony Club Celebrates 50th Birthday

Pony Club Celebrates 50th Birthday

The Nanango Hack and Pony Club will be celebrating its 50th anniversary this weekend at its annual Campdraft and Gymkhana held at Nanango Showgrounds.

Riders Test Their Skills At Yeppoon

Riders Test Their Skills At Yeppoon

A team of eight riders from pony clubs across the South Burnett travelled to Yeppoon last week for the Pony Club Association of Queensland Combined Training and Horse Trials Championships.

$25,000 Funding To Stage ‘Quilty’

Organisers of the Tom Quilty Gold Cup have received $25,000 assistance from Queensland Events to help stage the iconic endurance horse ride in Kilkivan next year.