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Wollombi Pleasure Drive 21st Jan 2018

Posted by Mary Grant on January 23, 2018 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Pleasure drive at wollombi a huge success for our first run. Everyone keen on more. Next pleasure drive on this page, 4th March, keep an eye out for further details, and map of drive will be forwarded to all club members and friends as it gets closer.

Hot day but the early start prooved a success, the trail was cooler than expected at the start, mostly in shade, and beautiful scenery to match. The big horses powered on ahead and left little Pirate (mini donkey) and Roberts little white...

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Scurry Cones Competition 19th November 2017

Posted by Mary Grant on September 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (1)
Our next day (November 19th) will be a Scurry Cones Course Competition with prizes for the fastest times on the day. We encourage anyone who has never seen this before not to miss out on watching these carriages make it round the course without knocking any balls off the cones. It will be fast, and fun. We may even have spare spots on some of the carriages for those wanting to experience the excitement from the carriage itself. If your thinking of watching, please come along and cheer on th... Read Full Post »

Central Coast Carriage Driving Club Inaugural First Day

Posted by Mary Grant on September 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (0)
Thank you to all that helped in getting the Central Coast Carriage Club back up and running after a very long time. It was a lot of work but we got everything organised for our next few club days thanks to those who attended the AGM. Thank you to all who contributed with their time, horses, carriages and monetary contributions. It was greatly appreciated. We had a great day in the afternoon with Ryan Blackman driving his little Donkey for the first time at a club event, and they both went so ... Read Full Post »

Agricultural Shows 2016, Northern and Central Shows

Posted by Mary Grant on February 5, 2013 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Just to keep everyone updated on the Show dates for 2017-2018, I have listed them below. The Horse Event Schedules will be posted as the shows grow closer:


Wyong Shire Winter Show : 13th August 2017,...

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Harness Requirements For New Show Venues

Posted by Mary Grant on November 17, 2010 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Harness Classes 


Judging requirements and scoring at local Agricultural Shows having harness classes new to their venue is as follows: 


Best presented is marked on overall presentation of vehicle, driver, harness and horse/pony.

       · Must wear apron

       · Must have driving whip


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