Our world class Equestrian Centre is unique to NEGS supplying elite coaches, programs and training facilities to equestrian students from right around Australia. Coupled with its Academic prowess NEGS is the only boarding School of its kind where both students and their horses have access to outstanding programs in a number of equestrian disciplines. Not only focusing on competition riding and horse management, the NEGS Equestrian Centre facilitates an environment where our students learn the highest standard of etiquette and conduct desirable to become well rounded horsewomen who can excel as future employees in all fields of the Equestrian Industry.
NEGS has invested in a resident Olympian and a number of high calibre equestrian staff and coaches to deliver personalised training programs that have seen exceptional results from students at all competition levels to date. NEGS has produced a number of elite sports women over the years including Olympic Showjumping and Dressage riders. NEGS currently has an array of highly successful and respected Alumni competing and working in all sectors of the Australian and International Equestrian Industries.
The NEGS Equestrian Centre is home to the High Performance Eventing Squad, Show Jumping and Dressage Development Squads, Show Riding Team, Campdrafting and Polocrosse Academies. Through our training programs our riders are mentored towards achieving the highest level of personal accomplishment providing transportation to and from selected events and competitions, structured training sessions, invaluable skills in horsemanship, equine nutrition, injury prevention and management, rider fitness programs, and competition strategy to achieve optimal performance.
In addition to our regular training and in-house competitions, NEGS holds the annual Eventing Derby, Winter Dressage Gala, Youth Stockman’s Challenge and our extremely popular and biggest competition of the year, the NEGS CNC One Day Event that brings competitors from all over Australia. We host regular clinics providing students and the community with opportunities to be coached by some of Australia’s most respected specialist clinicians. Along with the specialised high performance training programs, the NEGS Equestrian Centre brings together both competitive and recreational riders, equestrian professionals, staff, coaches, family and friends in a supportive and vibrant community. NEGS offers International Equestrian Study Tours to New Zealand and USA which give students a fantastic opportunity to broaden their horizons further and discover the Equestrian Industry functions and operations abroad.
More than just a School, the top level Equestrian program here at NEGS continues to produce outstanding young horsewomen. Our world class facility includes quality paddock and stable agistment, a 1* Cross Country course, two undercover Olympic sized arenas, a polocrosse field, outdoor cutting/campdraft arena, outdoor dressage arena, a mechanical cow training aid, horse schooling and open riding areas in a picturesque setting nestled in the New England. A perfect setting for talented young horsewomen to flourish.