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Hawkesbury Riding Club currently has over 300 members. There is an approx 2 year waiting list to join the club.

New memberships are offered at the start of each year, subject availability.   If you would like to add your name to the membership waiting list, please contact our club secretary, Gail Benson.



Training days

HRC offers fortnightly Training Days to all members. These days are held on the second and fourth Sundays of each month, at the club ground.


Three sessions are usually held between 9.30am – 1.00pm.


Dressage, Show Jumping, Cross Country and Beginner Lessons are run in 10 different groups.

Group descriptions

Members are graded into groups, depending on the experience of the combination and interest. On training days, you remain within your group for the first two sessions, with an option to join a different group/discipline for the third session.



Beginner children of any age who are not confident to ride out in the open.  Riders can be either led or off the lead.


Green horse and/or rider starting to jump.  Trot poles and jumps up to 45cm in height.


Show jumping and x-country training 45cm – 60cm in height


Show jumping and x-country training 60cm – 75cm in height.


Show jumping and x-country training 75cm – 95cm in height.


Show jumping and x-country training 95+cm in height.


Training at Preparatory Level dressage. Suitable for riders not yet confident to canter in the open.


Training at Prelim dressage.  Can walk, trot and canter confidently in a group environment. Competing at prep / prelim level.


Training at Novice level dressage.  Includes lengthening of strides. Competing in dressage at preliminary / novice level.


Training Elementary level and above.  Includes lateral work and medium paces. Competing in dressage at novice / elementary and above.

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