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Horse Riding

Kangaroo Valley Horses is an experienced equestrian organization providing quality horsemanship education from the ground up.  

 

For "Sheer Riding Pleasure" with the emphasis on safety, education and enjoyment, please join us for a rewarding experience with these magnificent riding school horses or riding and educating your own horse under the guidance of encouraging and qualified riding instructors:

 

RIDING LESSONS

Private Riding Lessons:

For Beginners to Experienced riders

Learn the basic skills of riding through to extending and correcting existing skills with experienced and qualified senior level riding instructors accredited by Horse Safety Australia.

 

Riding lessons are available for beginner, intermediate and experienced riders wishing to gain confidence in the saddle, for seat correction and to develop riding and horsemanship skills.

 

Private Riding Lessons are tailored to suit the individual requests of the rider. Instruction is available for seat correction, show jumping, sporting,  working equitation, bare back riding, dressage and riding independently on the open trail. 

Private Lessons for horse owners offer an exciting opportunity to further develop riding and horsemanship skills while progressing the education of horse and rider together.   

  

Participants require approximately one hour preparation and riding time.

For riders wishing to receive instruction grooming and preparing a horse to ride please state this at the time of booking.  Additional time will be required prior to the lesson at no additional charge. The minimum age is ten years old.

(Younger riders may be approved to commence a series of lessons by the riding instructors).

 

Cost $85.00 per lesson on a riding school horse

Cost $65.00 per lesson riding your own horse

Cost $50.00 per lesson for Agistment customers

Family Riding Lessons:

For Beginner to Experienced riders  (from the age of ten years old)

These small group lessons are ideal for family and friends booking a riding lesson together.

Qualified riding Instructors are available to work with a variety of abilities within the lesson. Family lessons are designed to assist riders with their confidence and to further develop riding skills. Instruction is also available for show jumping, sporting,  working equitation & bare back riding.

 

Participants require a little over one hour for preparation and riding time.  

 

Cost $70.00 per rider – Minimum booking, two riders.  

Please Note:

For the safety of each rider the current Weight Limit is 85kg to 90kg maximum. We apologise  for this inconvenience to some riders.

Kangaroo Valley Horses are constantly training and educating horses to safely carry as many riders as possible of differing heights, weights and riding abilities.  

Regular Saturday Morning Group Riding Lessons:

Regular riding lessons cater for Intermediate to Experienced riders of all ages from ten years old to adult riders. 

 

Small group riding lessons are designed to further the skills of intermediate to experienced  riders. Please note: Beginner riders are required to participate in Private Riding Lessons for seat correction and assessment prior to riding in the regular group lessons.  

 

Group lessons run throughout the public school term. These lessons are an affordable way to accelerate riding and horsemanship skills working on the ground and in the saddle.  Riders are welcome to join these group lessons on their own horse approved by the riding instructors, or to ride and work with the Kangaroo Valley Riding School horses.

 

Saturday morning group lessons begin on the ground safely catching, grooming and preparing a horse to ride followed by ground work instruction and ridden instruction in the arena, sporting paddock and out in the open developing confidence and skills in a variety of disciplines.

  

The group lessons are excellent preparation for competing at the Inter Schools Championships, gymkhanas, working equitation events and shows, or simply for the love of riding and working with horses. Open to riders confident in the rising trot as a minimum requirement. Adults and children welcome.

 

Participants require approximately two hours for each lesson.

 

Cost $70.00 per lesson per rider or $50.00 per lesson when booking into a term of Saturday morning group riding lessons. Please click on "BOOKING Enquiries" at the top of the page for available dates of the group riding lessons.  

RIDING CAMPS & CLINICS:

Run throughout the NSW school holidays. Children and adults enjoy riding lessons, trail rides, sporting, show jumping, working equitation & bare back riding instruction. Participants work on the ground grooming and preparing the horses to ride. Riding camps and Clinics are fully supervised by qualified riding instructors accredited by Horse Safety Australia. 

"Sheer Riding Pleasure!" 

Half Day Horsemanship & Riding Experience

For Beginner to Experienced riders. 

 

Enjoy a beautiful ride through open farmland crossing creeks, riding across rolling hills and into bushland trails on schooled horses under the instruction of qualified Riding Instructors and Trail Guides accredited by Horse Safety Australia.
 
Experience this horsemanship & riding adventure in a small non commercial group! For the safety of participants, all rides commence with riding instruction in an enclosed arena. 
 
Twelve years old is the minimum age for this country experience. Younger riders may apply on a date prior to this ride and are required to demonstrate the basic skills of riding throughout a private riding lesson receiving seat correction and the opportunity to further develop riding skills.
 
Please leave somewhere between two and a half to three hours aside for this horsemanship adventure.
 

Cost $140.00 per rider

Cost $ 90.00 for regular private and group lesson riders. 

Confirmation of bookings will be confirmed on receipt of payment in full

Please Note:

For the safety of each rider the current Weight Limit is 85kg to 90kg maximum. We appologize  for this inconvenience to some riders.

Kangaroo Valley Horses are constantly training and educating horses to safely carry as many riders as possible of differing heights, weights and riding abilities.  

Full Day Horsemanship & Riding Experience

For Beginner to Experienced riders.

 

This Full Day experience provides the perfect opportunity to enjoy an amazing adventure within a small group! You will have the opportunity to learn how to care for and prepare a horse to ride. A riding lesson before the trail ride will assist with confidence in the saddle, seat correction, advancing the skills of experienced riders or learning the basic skills of riding for beginners enabling participants to further benefit from the beautiful afternoon trail ride.  Please BYO lunch and a water bottle to enjoy along the way. 

 

 

Cost $190.00 per rider on a riding school horse.

Cost $120.00 for regular private and group lesson riders. 

CORPORATE RIDES tailored to your requirements are available on application. 

Please phone: 0402 902 072 or email: info@kangaroovalleyhorses.com

EQUESTRIAN CLINICS

 All Day Clinics offer a great mixture of ground work and riding instruction improving

riding ability and horsemanship skills of both adults and children in an encouraging and positive environment.

Each clinic is designed with a different theme from Horse Training to Show Jumping

Two & Three Day Equestrian Clinics  - are available riding your own horse or working with a riding school horse and may include ground work, riding lessons, bare back riding, trail riding instruction, working equitation and sporting instruction!
Horse Training Clinics are also available on your own horse or working with a riding school horse. 
   
Aim -  To safely enjoy extending  skills, both on the ground and in the saddle, enhancing the riders ability and confidence while progressing the relationship of trust and respect between horse and rider.  

GIFT CERTIFICATES

Personalized Gift Certificates are available for each of the equestrian activities above. Simply choose the value of your Gift Certificate from $50.00 to your preferred value. Gift Certificates make a fantastic present and may be used for Trail Rides, Riding Lessons, Equestrian Clinics, Corporate Rides and Camps!