For the first 8 weeks of every school term we run a Riding School on a Saturday morning. This is an opportunity to give children the chance to learn how to ride a horse. Whether they are a complete beginner or have had horse riding lessons before we are able to offer a riding programme.
Riding School Programme
Our riding programmes consist of group lessons (max of 4 riders per lesson) for 45 minutes per lesson.
8 week programme - $440
4 week programme - $250
Class times are based on rider capabilities and your lesson time will be confirmed a week before lessons are due to start.
- Lesson 1 - 9-9.45am
- Lesson 2 - 10-10.45am
- Lesson 3 - 11-11.45am
- Lesson 4 - 12-12.45pm
Term 3 2021- Booked Out
- 8 week programme starting Saturday 31st July 2021
- 1st 4 week programme starts Saturday 31st July 2021
- 2nd 4 week programme starts Saturday28th August 2021
(Note: There will be no riding on Saturday 11th September, a makeup date for the last riding session will be Saturday 25th September 2021)
Term 4 2021
- 8 week programme starting Saturday 23rd October 2021
- 1st 4 week programme starts Saturday 23rd October 2021
- 2nd 4 week programme starts Saturday 20th of November 2021
(Note : There will be no riding on Saturday 6th November, a makeup date for the last riding session will be Saturday 18th December 2021)
Enrolment and Payment
To book a space in our riding programme complete the below enrolment form. Payment is required once your enrolment has been accepted.
- Term 4 enrolments will be available from the 1st of September
Riding School Policies
Please read our Riding School policies before enroling your child in our riding programme.
Enrolment- All riders must have enrolled in the programme prior to starting. Once enrolled, you have committed to the full or half term
Fees -Riding fees are due before the start of the programme. An invoice will be sent to you on enrolment for immediate payment
Classes - Riders will be placed in groups with similar capabilities. Your riding time will be confirmed 1 week prior to your start date
Weather - We have two covered arenas, so rides will not be cancelled due to rainy days. However, we may have to cancel in the event of a storm for Health & Safety concerns
Postponement and Cancellations - In the event that lessons are postponed by Tauranga RDA, you will receive a makeup date. If the lessons are cancelled by Tauranga RDA, you can receive a refund. No refunds are available if you can't make your lesson
Adult Lessons - There are no adult lessons or casual lessons at this stage
Weight Limit - Maximum limit 75kg
Age Limit - 6 to 16 years