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Camp Overview

Hazelwood Lodge pony camps have been running every school holidays since December 2002. Students stay in bunk rooms in the house and have 2 lessons/ day Monday - Friday. All meals, lessons, accommodation and pony hire/ agistment for those bringing their own horse is included.


Camp begins on a Sunday evening. ​Everyone is welcomed, and students participate in an informal meet and greet session.  

The whole group is divided into appropriate groups and partnered with one of our school horses, if a student has not brought their own horse at this time. ​

When students are not riding, they have the opportunity to help with the other day to day tasks on the property, including feeding the chooks, cows and rest of the menagerie on the property. A highlight includes the daily hay run with the tractor.




 There is an in-ground pool for supervised cooling off in summer. ​


All meals are provided at camp, Dietary needs can be catered for with guardian consultations. ​​

"I learned so much! I made friends, they were so nice. I also got to spend more time with the horses" (Maddy, 2023).


$800 for 5 days / $650 for 3 days 

Camp Dates -

22nd Sept - 27th Sept

29th Sept - 4th Oct

15th Dec - 20th Dec

What To Bring - 

  • Medication that may be needed, including asthma puffers

  • Sleeping bag or Doona

  • Pillow

  • Gumboots and Waterproof jacket (Summer & Winter)

  • Good solid shoes with a heel, and no laces for riding

  • ASA approved crash helmet e.g., AUS 3838

  • General toiletries (Toothbrush and paste, soap shampoo etc)

  • Towels

  • Insect repellent and Sunscreen

  • Sun hat and bathers

  • Plenty of cold and warm weather clothing (all year round)

  • If bringing your own horse:

  • Own feed (enough for duration)

  • Lucerne hay if required & grass hay

  • Rugs for all weather conditions

  • Tack

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