Coaching, riding lessons, horse education

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Adelaide Horsemanship

Kay Sullivan is a qualified Equestrian Australia Horse Riding Coach. Adelaide Horsemanship offers the following services: Mobile Horse Riding Coach, Equine Consultancy, Horse Training, Therapeutic riding lessons and much more. She is passionate about teaching the current and next generation of Equestrians in Natural Horsemanship, Dressage, Trail riding, Groundwork, Flatwork and Horse Management. LIKE Adelaide Horsemanship on Facebook

Alba View Equestrian

Alba View “ Learn to Ride’  is a modest riding school set just out of Gawler belt. Our little school  offer ‘Learn to ride’ lessons with a focus on complete beginners.  Our popular Horse Mad Gang for children 6 –16 years old is run every Saturday.  Our  students are guided each step of the way on all the  how to’s of  horse riding, horse management and safety around horses. Perfect if you are venturing into horse owner-ship or will keep those  horse mad kid happy for a while! Alba View offer a social and fun  environment with experienced  and enthusiastic coaches. Visit Facebook.

Equitation Science Coaching

Horse handling and horse riding lessons using the principles of Equitation Science. Can travel to your property, or don't have your own pony (yet?!) Come to our place and meet one of our lovable ponies ready to teach you. Our one-on-one lessons provide the opportunity to develop skills in handling horses and ponies. Grooming, leading, tacking-up and riding - all while learning about horses body language and welfare needs. Visit Facebook.

Four Oaks Farm

Four Oaks Farm is a niche Tourism business operating at Littlehampton in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, just 30 minutes from the CBD. Four Oaks Farm incorporates 5 aspects of horse-related activities, including Ponies Love Parties, a Horse Riding School, Trail Rides for those people with any level of riding skill, “Time for Tots” and Farm Visits. “Ponies Love Parties” provides specialised parties just for kids. One of the unique features is that the business is mobile. This provides the opportunity to host your child’s birthday party in your own home, or another location – the choice is yours.  Facebook

Kandoo Equine

Online courses, workshops, demonstrations, plus ‘Eat, ride, love bootcamp’. 


Kate is an Equine Scientist (BEqSc (Hons), Charles Sturt University), PhD candidate (Sydney School of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney), equestrian coach (Equestrian Australia and British Horse Society), horse trainer (John and Josh Lyons Certified Trainer). Kate has ridden, trained and competed in Dressage, Jumping, Western and polo in Australia, Europe, USA and Asia. After years of experience starting horses for clients, Kate feels strongly that owners are best served by learning to train their own horses. As a result, she founded Kandoo Equine and has developed a series of ethical, easy to follow, step-by-step guides that are suitable for horses and riders of all levels.

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Koolyangarra Equestrian Centre

Koolyangarra Equestrian Centre is situated on 11 acres in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, 5 minutes from Stirling and 15 minutes from the Toll Gate at the foot of the SE freeway. From beginner children at 3 years or a beginner adult, Koolyangarra will provide a safe and nurturing environment to teach you the skills needed for a partnership with a horse or pony. Have a lesson on one of ours or bring your own.   Visit Facebook 

Templewood Horse Riding Centre

​The Centre is situated on 200 acres in the Adelaide Hills 45 minutes from the CBD. Take a break from your busy lifestyle and relax, unwind and enjoy our beautiful open spaces and stunning scenery. Riders of all ages are welcome, from tiny tots to retirees.  We have a junior school of ponies and a senior school of horses. Beginner riders right through to competition level are catered for and you don’t need to own your own horse! Templewood is a haven where riders can feel comfortable by way of a safe environment, wonderful horses and friendly, understanding professional staff. Visit Facebook.

Yass Valley Riding School

Yass Valley Riding School provides horse riding, coaching and training for horses from foundation training upwards, specialising in resolving problem behaviours. Located in NSW, Yass Valley Riding School provides training that is largely based on Equitation Science. Visit Facebook.

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Social riding with hounds

Social riding with hounds

Adelaide Hunt Club



Southern Vales Dressage Club, Aldinga. Photo PYT Equine Photography

Endurance riding

Endurance riding

Northern Adelaide beaches Photo Shirley Ellis

Victor Harbor, South Australia Horse drawn tram

Horse industry

Horse industry

Trail riding

Trail riding

Gawler Trail Horse Riders Club. Beltana Station, Flinders Ranges. Photo: Tamara Godfrey

Events, shows, festivals

Events, shows, festivals

Australian International Three Day Event



The Kidman Trail, McLaren Vale Photo: Michael Mullen

Thoroughbred racing

Thoroughbred racing

Port Lincoln Racecourse Photo: M.Coles


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