Dove Haven Equestrian Park is a family run equestrian center.
We offer riding lessons for children from the age of 8 years old to adults.
We provide a safe and friendly environment in which you can learn all that there is to know about horses,
not only how to ride but also how to look after them - 'Learn to speak horse'.
Half Hour Private
These lessons are $60 per lesson
(as of 1st Feb 2020).
Our half hour private lessons are for beginner riders 8 years and older.
Our School Masters are trained to carry beginners on a lunge line enabling the rider to simply focus on their own position, balance and co-ordination that is required to ride correctly.
The instructor has control of the horse at this time in your lessons. Once the student has established their seat in walk trot and canter.
Once at this level the student will be off lunge and working on control of the horse as well as keeping a balanced seat.
Our students once independent in Walk, Trot and some canter they can then join in a group lesson with other riders of the same level and goals with their riding.
45 Minute Private
Our 45 minute lessons are
$70 per lesson
(as of 1st Feb 2020).
for the more advance and competitive rider.
These lessons are directed to the more advanced riders, competitive riders and riders wanting to bring their own horse to the lessons.
These lessons can be flatwork, Jumping, open paddock riding, on ground exercises or anything that you would like to personally work on and improve with yourself and or your horse.
One Hour Group
Our group lessons are
$70 per lesson per person.
(Max 5 riders per group)
Riders must be confident and capable of walk, trot and canter dependently
To join in the group lessons all riders need to be balanced and confident in walk trot and canter independently.
Our group lessons focus on good communication skills between horse
and their riders.
There are different levels of riding abilities with our groups starting with Confident beginners riding for fun through to our Competition Team that are working on improving their
skills in Dressage, Show Jumping and
On Ground Training
On ground training lessons 45min to an hour $75 per session.
These lessons are for those owners and riders wanting to work and train their own horse(s) but are lacking the knowledge or confidence.