Dressage In The Bush - 14th to 16th April 2023
Held 14th to 16th April 2023, it is a solid three days of dressage that attracts more than 220 competitors travelling regionally and nationally to compete.
The Championships are open to both members of the club & Equestrian Australia.
The club is held in high esteem by both competitors and sponsors for being a highly organised & friendly event and was named by ENSW as Dressage Event of the Year in 2018.
Arena Familiarisation Timetable
Competitor News & Updates
26th March 2022
Horse & Country to livestream the event
Horse & Country (H&C) are delighted to be offering live coverage from the YDA Championships from 7th - 9th April. Members of H&C+ will be able to live stream each event and watch back on-demand.
H&C+ is available to purchase worldwide from just $9.99*/month. Find out more about the service, here: horseandcountry.tv/subscribe
*Please note, pricing may vary depending on your country of residence.
21st March 2022
TRADE STALL DIRECTORY NOW AVAILABLE
We are pleased to welcome the following trade vendors to the Championships, providing lots of shopping opportunities for competitors!
LP Equestrian/Aussie Blue Heeler
11th March 2022
THE ENTRIES ARE IN & THE DRAW IS UNDERWAY!
With 211 riders, 260 horses, over 800 tests, $40k+ in prizes and cash to be won, the 2022 YDA Championships are set to be a fantastic event on the regional dressage calendar. There is also a great line up of trade stalls booked to attend the event.
22nd February 2022
RECORD ENTRY NUMBERS
Entries flooded in with 110 horses entered in the first 30 minutes of opening on nominate.com.au. A cap will be placed on class numbers, so if you are considering entering, do so soon!
21st February 2022
We are pleased to partner with Diamond Sponsor, Wilmont Equestrian to offer these beautiful, custom designed event shirts for the Championships.
These are a pre-order only, with limited numbers and sizes available. We will not be holding stock/spares to purchase at the event.
So, if you are attending the Championships and think you may like one, jump onboard straight away to secure your size, as they won't last long!
Order online now, 𝙨𝙚𝙡𝙚𝙘𝙩 𝙁𝙍𝙀𝙀 𝙋𝙊𝙎𝙏𝘼𝙂𝙀
Collect from the YDA Championships.
20th February 2022
𝗠𝗔𝗟𝗘 𝗘𝗡𝗖𝗢𝗨𝗥𝗔𝗚𝗘𝗠𝗘𝗡𝗧 𝗔𝗪𝗔𝗥𝗗
To encourage male participation in dressage, generous YDA Diamond Sponsor, Mark Dowling, has donated a $250 cash prize to a worthy recipient that will be chosen by the judges.
19th February 2022
When booking a stable or yard, you are booking per day (midnight-midnight).
When entering, ensure you enter your correct arrival and departure dates (nominate calculates the number of days) and the number of yards/stables you require.
𝗧𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗲 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝟲 𝗼𝗽𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗮𝘃𝗮𝗶𝗹𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲:
36 covered yards
3 stallion yards (please only book if you have a stallion)
• There are plenty of yards and stables available, for everyone.
• You cannot select where you want to be stabled, we will allocate you, however, you can request to be near your friends, just add their names in the box asking who would you like to be stabled near.
Camping – free (no power)
YARDS - $25 per day or $90 whole event
COVERED YARDS - $180 whole event
STALLION YARDS - $25 per day or $90 whole event
STABLES (SOUTHERN CROSS) - $60 per day
YARDS (SOUTHERN CROSS MESH) - $25 per day or $90 whole event
YARDS (SOUTHERN CROSS DELUXE) - $25 per day or $90 whole event
STABLES (PERMANENT) - $220 whole event
Stabling Co-ordinator: Amy McKenzie