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Range of trail rides and Packages at Gunnamatta

When you think of spending some leisure time, you may think of going camping or of spending a day at the beach. But we at Gunnamatta Trail Rides give you something different, exciting and fun to do; something that you and your entire family can enjoy and remember for a long time to come.
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David Norbury Training Clinic

16th & 17th April  9.30am – 3.30pm  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Enhance your horse’s performance regardless of what discipline you ride.

This 2 day mounted clinic is tailored to the participants, aimed at working on the unique needs of each individual horse and rider relationship. The topics will vary from suppleness, manoeuvres to getting the best out of your horse & identifying techniques that can enhance your horses performance.

David Norbury has training stables located in Kinglake West, and has previously conducted clinics at Equitana as well as large scale demonstrations for Western Riding, Western Pleasure and Reining. www.davidnorbury.com.au

 $140p/day. A deposit of $50 is required to secure your place.

PLEASE NOTE: This clinic is for horse and rider, designed around participants bringing their own horses.

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Start-up Clinic

26th September & 31st October 10am – 4pm  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Buying a horse is a big commitment. Make sure know what to look for, and how to make the best home for your new four legged friend when you find them.

This clinic is for those thinking about buying a horse or pony. It’s aims to equip participants with the information they need to identity what to look for in a potential mount. This covers both positive attributes, and the red flags that could mean potential problems later on down the track.

It also focuses on preparing participants for when their new horse arrives – including safe handling, agistment options, tack fitting, diet requirements and maintaining their health.

 $155pp Includes tea & coffee. A deposit of $50 is required to secure your place.


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Double Dan Horsemanship Clinic – 17TH & 18TH OCTOBER

17th & 18TH October  9am – 4pm  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Ground Control & Body Control Under Saddle (Ridden)

Double Dan Horsemanship introduces revolutionary horse training clinics that change relationships between horses and handlers. You will learn the foundation techniques of all Double Dan Horsemanship’s remarkable liberty acts.

The 2 day clinic will be structured such that it can be modified to focus in groups what you are specifically interested in. This may include, but is not limited to ground control with a focus on liberty work and body control under saddle. The first day of the clinic will include a non-riding group suitable for horses which are not under saddle.

Whether working with a young horse, refining an older horse or improving a riders understanding and control, these clinics will take you through the fundamentals to achieve flexibility and softness. Fence sitters welcome.

www.doubledanhorsemanship.com.au

$375 per person – Includes tea & coffee. A deposit of $50 is required to secure your place.

PLEASE NOTE: This clinic is for horse and rider, designed around participants bringing their own horses.

 

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Beginners Clinic – November 2nd 2014

2nd November  10am – 4.30pm  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

The Beginners Horse Clinic is a very informal and fun clinic.

Fantastic for Adults or Children 10+ y.o. accompanied with an Adult) OR anyone thinking about or just about to buy or lease a horse.

Covering horsemanship basics about interacting with your horse, ground control and handling techniques,  as well as general information about caring for a horse and things to consider when thinking about buying your own horse.

Included is a suitable horse for the clinic, all required equipment and refreshments.

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Some images from previous Beginners Horse Clinics

Photographer: Alex McKinnon

School holidays are coming..

are YOU ready for the school Holidays?

Don’t worry, we are.

Our Kids Programs are a great way to keep idol hands busy during the school holidays. Yes it’s education, but our classroom is a bit different from what they’re used to.

Open to ages 6-16 and suitable for beginners, our programs are fun hands on learning experiences kids love to participate in. We teach them about equine care, how to safely handle and interact with horses, horsemanship and basic riding skills.

Kids programs include:

  • Lesson on tack and equipment
  • Lesson on basic equine care and grooming techniques
  • Group riding lesson in one of our enclosed sand arenas
  • A Trueman’s Bush trail ride
  • Hands on fun in the arena with Gymkhana games

Our beautiful, kind nature horses are used to beginners and very calm, helping even the most nervous children become confident in the saddle.

$90 – Half Day Program – Running from 10.30am and 1pm daily

$140 – All Day Program – Running from 10.30am daily 

 

Limited spaced available so booking is essential.
Book early to avoid disappointed faces.

To book, call us on: 

03 5988 6755

Already got plans? Programs run on weekends all year round, so come visit us another day!

 

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