Event calendar

Events Calendar

QSEC is home to hundreds of events every year, providing world class facilities to the south east Queensland region. With one of the country's largest covered sand arenas, among a whole host of state-of-the-art facilities, the premier equestrian sport and multipurpose venue is home to everything from showjumping and dressage to music festivals and old school car shows.

If you are interested in attending an event or would like to see what's coming up this year, take a look at our calendar below. Alternatively, you can buy tickets online or contact us for more information.

June 2016


24-27 June

Arabian Horse Association QLD - 2016 Arabian Challenge

Queensland State Arabian Challenge Show (AA Class) State Championships will be held at QSEC featuring ridden classes and halter classes for purebred Arabian horses and derivative Arabian horses.

For more information
Yvonne Barlow-Turner
Ph: 0417 755 752
ybarlow@bigpond.net.au
Arabian Horse Association QLD


28 June - 01 July

Warwick Schiller Performance Horsemanship SEQ Clinic

Main Arena

Warwick, through his clinic riders, will demonstrate the thought process that all successful horse people use when working with their horses. Fence sitters are welcome and can register on the day.

For more information
Abbie Hunt
Ph: 0417 662 881
diamondgrove@hotmail.com
Warwick Schiller Website


July 2016


02 July

QSEC's Rodeo Round-Up

Main Arena

Dust off those belt buckles, polish the boots and don't forget your cowboy hat - its rodeo time! QSEC's Rodeo Round-Up returns once again to transform the Main Arena into a full blown rodeo spectacular!QSEC's Rodeo Round-Up is an all-round rodeo featuring the Barrel Race, Steer Wrestling, Breakaway Roping, Saddle Ride, Bareback Ride and the toughest and most adrenaline packed 8 seconds in sport - the Open Bull Ride. 

For more information
Rodeo Round-Up 2016


03 July

Caboolture Dressage Group - Club & Participation Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage in the Outdoor Arena Complex. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


09 July

Jump Training Day - QLD Showjumping Club

Catering for riders and horses of all levels in a friendly, relaxed training environment. Multiple rounds and assistance are available on the day.

For more information
Sarah Matthews
Ph: 0408 262 541
queenslandshowjumping@yahoo.com.au


09-10 July

Riding for Disabled QLD State Championships

Main Arena

Each year RDAQ hosts the State Championships in the beautiful Queensland State Equestrian Centre in Caboolture. Riders, Coaches and volunteers from all around QLD travel to take part in Dressage and Mounted Games competition. Spectators are free of charge and welcome.

For more information
Jenna
Ph: (07) 3888 5277
admin@rdaq.org.au


14-17 July

2016 Saddleworld Brisbane CDI

Whole Venue

Queensland's only international dressage extravaganza. With competition incorporating Grand Prix through to Preliminary competitions, the Qld State Young Dressage Horse and Pony Championships, State of Origin teams competitions at three different levels, the Saddleworld Novice Club Team Challenge and Para Equestrian classes, there is something for everyone. Throughout the event we have an extensive trade village to satisfy all equestrian and shopping needs. The Bubbles and Beans Marquee is the social hub of the event, where you can sit down for a chat, relax and enjoy quality wines. Saturday is freestyle day, where stunning horses and riders captivate with beautifully choreographed routines.Why not book a seat at our VIP Ringside Dinner on Saturday night to get up close to the action. General admission for spectators is free throughout the event.

For more information
Equestrian Queensland Website

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19-24 July

South East QLD Paint Horse Club State Championships

Main Arena

Spectators are free and welcome.

22-24 July

A Savvy Experience - Carmen Smith Clinic

Parklands

QSEC will host a 3-day Parelli Clinic catering for all levels, split into two groups for morning and afternoon sessions, where participants can watch one and participate in the other. Progressing our partnerships to be calm, connected and responsive.

For more information
Carmen Smith
Ph: 0419 644 950
info@carmensmith.com.au
Carmen Smith Parelli Instructor Facebook


August 2016


03-06 August

QRHA QLD State Championship Show

Main Arena

The premier equine event  has been run over 20 years in the Caboolture area and brings a large number of competitors and their families, not only locally but from all over the country and even internationally with competitors from New Zealand, New Caledonia and America. With trophies and prize money valued at over $35,000, QRHA run the highest paid futurity next to the National Gold Buckley Futurity. The event is broadcasted live to a large internet audience to whom the local Caboolture region is actively promoted. Come along and enjoy this exciting event and experience one of the fastest growing equine disciplines.

For more information
Lynda Gray
Ph: 0412 479 340
gm8@bigpond.com
QRHA Website


06 August

Old Skool Cars Show n Shine

Main Park

Come down and enjoy a great family night out with approximately 500 pre-1986 old skool cars, food stalls, market stalls and family entertainment for the young and the young at heart. This is an alcohol-free event and no dogs are allowed on the premises.

For more information
oldskool_57chev@hotmail.com


07 August

Caboolture Dressage Group - Official Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage in the Outdoor Arena Complex. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


20 August

Qld Dressage Series - Meduim To Grand Prix Official Dressage

Main Arena

QSEC will host the 2016 QLD State Dressage Championships. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Anita Barton
Ph: (0433) 447 692
ascampton@hotmail.com


20 August

Caboolture Dressage Group - Member's Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage at QSEC.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
Herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


21 August

2016 QLD State RPSBS Show

Main Arena

Queensland Riding Pony Stud Book Annual Stud show. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Eleanor Gerry
Ph: (07) 5524 1263
eandtgerry@gmail.com
Riding Pony Stud Book Society website


26-28 August

Queensland State Dressage Championships

Whole Venue

QSEC will host the championships for dressage in Queensland across the whole venue. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Anita Barton
Ph: 0433 447 697
ascampton@hotmail.com


30 August - 01 September

Karen Blignault Clinic

Main Arena

Karin Blignault, author of "Successful Schooling", "Equine Biomechanics for Riders" and other popular books will be offering an exclusive three day clinic at QSEC. She offers riders of all levels a simple, scientific based approach with a focus on achieving balance and harmony in horse and rider.

For more information
Sherrilyn Walters
Ph: 0431 012 048
shezzaw@gmail.com


September 2016


03 September

Qld Dressage Series - Meduim To Grand Prix Official Dressage

Main Arena

Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Leesa Murray
Ph: (0402) 033 716
leesa_murray@optusnet.com.au


03 September

Caboolture Dressage Group - Official Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


03 September

Old Skool Cars Show n Shine

Main Park

Come down and enjoy a great family night out with approximately 500 pre-1986 old skool cars, food stalls, market stalls and family entertainment for the young and the young at heart. This is an alcohol-free event and no dogs are allowed on the premises.

For more information
oldskool_57chev@hotmail.com


11-12 September

2016 Qld Young Rider State Dressage Championships

Main Arena

For more information
TBA


15-17 September

2016 Australian National Canine Disc Championships

Main Arena

The Australian National Canine Disc Championships is held every 2 years and will see teams from across Australia come together to compete for throw and catch, freestyle and game national titles.

For more information
Allison Britton
Ph: 0428 186 053
caninediscaustralia@gmail.com


17-19 September

A Savvy Experience - Carmen Smith Clinic

Parklands

QSEC will host a 3-day Parelli Clinic catering for all levels, split into two groups for morning and afternoon sessions, where participants can watch one and participate in the other. Progressing our partnerships to be calm, connected and responsive. 

For more information
Carmen Smith
Ph: 0419 644 950
info@carmensmith.com.au
Carmen Smith Parelli Instructor Facebook


18 September

Caboolture Dressage Group - Club & Participation Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage in the Outdoor Arena Complex. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


23-25 September

Indoor Showjumping Championships

Main Arena & Main Park

QSEC will host the Indoor Showjumping Championships run by the Queensland Showjumping Club Inc. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Queensland Showjumping Club


24 September

Caboolture Dressage Group - Member's Day

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage at QSEC.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
Herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


30 September - 02 October

Show Horse Council QLD Horse of the Year

Whole Venue

For more information
Kristen
Ph: 0417 425 881


October 2016


03 October

QLD Riding Pony Champion of Champions

Outdoor Arena Complex

Led and ridden classes for adult Show Ponies and Show Hunter Ponies with winners qualifying for the National RPSBS Champion of Champion Shows.

For more information
Eleanor Gerry
Ph: 0409 710 953
eandtgerry@gmail.com
QLD Riding Pony Book Society website


08-09 October

Qld Dressage Series Championships

QSEC will host the championships for dressage in Queensland across the whole venue. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Leesa Murray
Ph: (0402) 033 716
leesa_murray@optusnet.com.au


09 October

Caboolture Dressage Group - Club & Participation Day

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage in the Outdoor Arena Complex. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


11-13 October

Australasian Police & Emergency Services Games

Whole Venue

First held in 1984, the Aust. National Police Games were founded with the intention of bringing personnel together under the common banner of sport. This was expanded to competitors from New Zealand and Pacific nations and from 1999 all full-time Emergency Services personnel were invited to compete. The Equestrian program will include Show Jumping, Sporting, Show Horse, Dressage, Western and Reining.

For more information
Karen Heit
Ph: (07) 3364 3761
Heit.KarenL@police.qld.gov.au


15-16 October

Ansa National Titles 2016

Main Arena

For more information
TBA


22 October

Jump Training Day - QLD Showjumping Club

Main Park

Catering for riders and horses of all levels in a friendly, relaxed training environment. Multiple rounds and assistance are available on the day.

For more information
Sarah Matthews
Ph: 0408 262 541
queenslandshowjumping@yahoo.com.au


29 October

Caboolture Dressage Group - Member's Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage at QSEC.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
Herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


November 2016


05 November

Old Skool Cars Show n Shine

Main Park

Come down and enjoy a great family night out with approximately 500 pre-1986 old skool cars, food stalls, market stalls and family entertainment for the young and the young at heart. This is an alcohol-free event and no dogs are allowed on the premises.

For more information
oldskool_57chev@hotmail.com


06 November

Caboolture Dressage Group - Club & Participation Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

Enjoy the beautiful art of dressage in the Outdoor Arena Complex. Spectators are free and welcome.

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


06 November

Jump Training Day - QLD Showjumping Club

Main Park

Catering for riders and horses of all levels in a friendly, relaxed training environment. Multiple rounds and assistance are available on the day.

For more information
Sarah Matthews
Ph: 0408 262 541
queenslandshowjumping@yahoo.com.au


12 November

Caboolture Dressage Group - Member's Day

Outdoor Arena Complex

For more information
Karen Herald
Ph: 0419 588 559
Herald_adsl@hotkey.net.au


December 2016


03 December

Old Skool Cars Show n Shine

Main Park

Come down and enjoy a great family night out with approximately 500 pre-1986 old skool cars, food stalls, market stalls, fireworks and family entertainment for the young and the young at heart. This is an alcohol-free event and no dogs are allowed on the premises.

For more information
oldskool_57chev@hotmail.com


10 December

Jump Training Day - QLD Showjumping Club

Main Park

Catering for riders and horses of all levels in a friendly, relaxed training environment. Multiple rounds and assistance are available on the day.

For more information
Sarah Matthews
Ph: 0408 262 541
queenslandshowjumping@yahoo.com.au


May 2017


12 May

Festival of Dressage

Main Arena

Please watch this space for more details to come!

For more information
TBA


Moreton Bay Regional Council A Moreton Bay Regional Council initiative Other MBRC websites