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gold coast trail riding

HORSE TRAIL RIDING.

by kimbro
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I worked with Robert Turner as a vet in the 1960’s. The surgery was located on the Pacific Highway in Pymble, Sydney. Robert Turner was also a very active Alderman and he worked for years on establishing a riding trail from Sydney to Cairns. Very few people have actually completed the entire journey on horseback. As the trail meanders through properties and forests where there is no car access, supplies have to be taken along on pack animals. The only time you have to travel on the road is to ford the major river crossings via bridges established on the […]
gold coast polo

GOLD COAST POLO CLUBS.

by kimbro
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Gold Coast Polo Club Australian polo captain Glen Gilmore believes more people now understand polo – according to the Age newspaper. There has definitely been a huge increase in spectators attending polo games over the past few years. Most of the players are farmers and horse lovers, so here in Australia at least it is not seen as a sport reserved for the aristocracy.
horse sports, jumping

GOLD COAST SHOW JUMPING

by kimbro
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Check out the “Event Calendar” for Equestrian Show Jumping. Check out the Equestrian Show Jumping event calendar for national and international events. Local sports news below the video also lists local sporting events. Australian rider Lucinda Fredericks and her mare Headley Britannia held off all rivals to win the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event at the Kentucky Horse Park on Sunday with a flawless ride in the stadium jumping…