Event calendar

Winter Special 2014

August 2014


22-24 August

Farm Fantastic

Whole Venue

Farm Fantastic is Australia's largest outdoor Rural, Retail, Home & Lifestyle Retail Trade Expo. Celebrating its 13th year in 2014 with new dates and a new venue. Over 900 exhibitor sites, you can find anything from a pair of socks, to a luxury camper and a 10 tonne truck. Experiences include the new Health & Body Centre with its tranquil atmosphere and numerous health professionals offering information on healthy lifestyle. Destination Food - Food for Thought marquee has cooking demonstrations, and guest appearances. Names coming soon. There is entertainment for the whole family with an action packed main arena with junior stockmen experience and more, FREE Clara's Craft Centre and children's area, comedy circus shows, animal baby center, and also children can follow Clara's trail for the chance to win some great prizes!...it's everyone's idea of a great weekend!!

For more information
Leanne
Ph: (07) 5490 1440
Farm Fantastic website


30-31 August

Cones And Obstones Driving Event

Main Park

Caboolture Carriage Club's very first event will host the Queensland Club Cone Classic and Obstones Driving Event. Novelty events will include cones carousel, odds and evens, keyhole, toll gate and six bar cones. Spectators are more than welcome to come and watch!

For more information
Sherylyn
Ph: (07) 5497 4588


30 August

QSEC's Rodeo Rampage

Main Arena

An All Round rodeo featuring some of the best in the business compete for pride and glory in events that include the much loved barrel race, steer wrestling, breakaway roping, saddle ride, bareback ride and the toughest 8 seconds in sport – the Open Bull Ride.

For more information
QSEC
Ph: (07) 5433 3222
info@qsec.com.au
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September 2014


06 September

Caboolture Dressage Group Inc Picnic Day Event

Outdoor Arena Complex

Caboolture Dressage proudly presents our first Club & Participant (C & P) event from preparatory to advanced with para-equestrian & RDA classes to be held in the outdoor arenas. Spectators are most welcome to come along.

For more information
Rowena Knight
Ph: (07) 5405 8582
knight.rowena@gmail.com
www.caboolturedressage.org.au


13 September

DQ Judge's C-D Seminar

Meeting Room

DQJSC C-D level Dressage Education Seminar for judges, riders, coaches and interested parties.

For more information
Elizabeth
Ph: (0402) 829 367
coeliz@iinet.net.au


13 September

DQ Dressage Series

Main Arena

Official Dressage Competition Medium to Grand Prix Special

For more information
Kate Wilson
Ph: (0427) 120 422
wilsonpr@tpg.com.au


14 September

AHAQ Spring Affair

The Arabian Horse Association of QLD (QHAQ) presents the 2014 Spring Affair - Arabian & Arabian Derivative Halter & Saddle Show.This event will be held at the Outdoor Arena Complex - access via gate 15. Spectators are welcome - entry is free.

For more information
Yvonne
Ph: (0417) 755752
secretary@arabianhorseqld.com.au
AHAQ Website


14 September

Caboolture Dressage Group Inc Official Event

Outdoor Arena Complex

Caboolture Dressage proudly presents the first Amateur Owner Championship event from preliminary to Intermediate I to be held in the outdoor arenas. This event is the first of its kind & CDG welcome all Amateur Owner Riders to their own championship event. Spectators are most welcome to come along.

For more information
Karen Herald
herald@hotkey.net.au
www.caboolturedressage.org.au


20 September

QLD Festival of Dressage

Main Arena

2014 Queensland Festival of Dressage.

For more information
Stephanie
Ph: (0433) 707 818
stephanie.neergaard@live.com.au
www.qlddressagefest.com

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26-28 September

The Queensland Indoor Showjumping Championships

Whole Venue

The Indoor Championships Queensland

For more information
admin@queenslandshowjumping.com
queenslandshowjumping.com


October 2014


05 October

Caboolture Dressage Group Inc Club & Participant Event

Outdoor Arena Complex

Caboolture Dressage proudly presents our first Club & Participant (C & P) event from preparatory to advanced with para-equestrian & RDA classes to be held in the outdoor arenas. Spectators are most welcome to come along.

For more information
Cheryl Stephen
Ph: (07) 3882 0044
cherylandtony1@bigpond.com
www.caboolturedressage.org.au


10-12 October

(POSTPONED) QLD State Dressage Championships

Main Arena & Main Warm Up

For more information
Kate Wilson
Ph: (0427) 120 422
wilsonpr@tpg.com.au


16-19 October

AMHS QLD State Show

Main Arena

AMHS State Show

For more information
Narelle Benson
Ph: (0408) 434 866
njbtransport@live.com.au


25 October

AWHA QLD Mare Classification Day

Main Arena

Classification is the process by which mares are assessed for their genetic potential for inclusion either in the Studbook, the Warmblood Foundation Mare Register or the Foundation Mare Register. Mares are assessed by two AWHA Ltd Classifiers and if they pass classification then their pedigree will determine which category of the four studbook categories they will be listed under. The breeding guidelines provide more information about this process.

For more information
Claudette Johnson
Ph: (07) 5544 9241
claudetj@au1.ibm.com
www.awha.com.au


November 2014


02 November

Caboolture Dressage Group Inc Club & Participant Event

Outdoor Arena Complex

Caboolture Dressage proudly presents our first Club & Participant (C & P) event from preparatory to advanced with para-equestrian & RDA classes to be held in the outdoor arenas. Spectators are most welcome to come along.

For more information
Cheryl Stephen
Ph: (07) 3882 0044
cherylandtony1@bigpond.com
www.caboolturedressage.org.au


08 November

Professional Bull Riders

Main Arena

Experience a once in a lifetime event as the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) prepare to deliver one huge night of the toughest sport on dirt. It’s a showdown like no other – elite cowboys versus the toughest bulls on the planet in a 3 hour action packed sporting entertainment event that will keep you on the edge of your seat from the spectacular opening through to the last bull of the night. Twenty-two riders all eager for glory as they strive to overcome the power of the 52 most extreme bucking bulls in a head to head battle of power, agility and the fight of the fittest 8 seconds at a time. Choreographed with pyrotechnics, lasers, concert sound system and mega screen replays, with multiple camera angles that will take you behind the scenes and inside the bucking chutes as riders prepare for the ride of their life whilst delivering you the ultimate live event bull riding experience inside the Caboolture QSEC Main Arena. This is not a rodeo – this is the one and only PBR.

For more information
Jackie
Ph: (07) 4945 4450
jackie@pbraustralia.com
www.pbraustralia.com

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15 November

Abbey Medieval Jousting Spectacular

Main Arena

The Abbey Medieval Festival in partnership with Our Village Foundation will present the Abbey Medieval Jousting Spectacular at the Queensland State Equestrian Centre on Saturday 15 November.  For the first time in Australia a medieval jousting tournament will be presented in an arena show, with additional medieval entertainment, food and beverages. International and Australian Jousters will compete for honour, as two late medieval dynasties in conflict with each other are forced to celebrate the marriage of their heirs. Crowds will be immersed into the conflict and celebration during this spectacular medieval Joust.

For more information
Brett Mills
brett@ourvillage.com.au
Abbey Medieval Jousting Spectacular website


25-29 November

The Snow Queen

Main Arena

A modern day take on classic fairytale ‘The Snow Queen’, this brand new production from InsideOutside Theatre Company is suitable for all ages and will delight and intrigue audience members old and young.

For more information
Angela Witcher
Ph: (0499) 002 989
angela@insideoutsidetheatre.com
www.thesnowqueen.net.au