Brisbane Valley Retreat

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Helmets

Helmets are compulsory for all riders. Helmets can be hired for an additional $5 fee.

Have Your Own Certified Helmet? Present your current Australian Standards approved (AS/NZ 3838) or recognised equivalent horse riding helmet for inspection on the day of your activity.  Non expired, AS/NZ certification label must be visible to receive a refund of your helmet hire fee.

What To Wear

We recommend wearing full length pants. Jodhpurs, moleskins or jeans are ideal.

Fully enclosed footwear such as riding boots or shoes with a flat sole and small heel is best. Riding boots are available to hire or you can wear sneakers however they are not recommended. Sandals, thongs or large bulky shoes with a heavy tread are not permitted. 

For safety reasons backpacks, handbags etc are not to be worn whilst riding.

Remember to bring sunscreen, insect repellent and a brimmed hat.

Age & Weight Limits

Minimum age is 3 years.

For safety and animal welfare, there is a maximum weight limit of 100kg

Please be aware that our maximum weight limit may be lower than 100kg and is subject to variation according to what horses are available for riding on the day of your visit.

We are unable to guarantee that a suitable horse will be available on the day of your visit however every effort will be made to provide you with a suitable horse.

In addition to a rider’s weight, we do also take into account a rider’s height to weight ratio, riding experience, general muscle tone and fitness when assessing whether we have a suitable horse available.

Terms & Conditions

Important Information. Please note: All participants, or guardians acting on behalf of minor participants, are required to sign a contract which includes a waiver of liability and important information describing some of the risks of the activity before being permitted to participate in any of our adventure activities.  Please click here to read a copy of the contract. To review terms and conditions of your booking and participation in Brisbane Valley Retreat activities, please click Terms & Conditions