16-24 November 2002
EQUITANA's move to Brisbane in 2002 has generated a lot of interest
from across Australia and abroad. To make sure that you don't miss
out on any breaking news, we have created a monthly news update
that will keep you up-to-date with all EQUITANA information including
program details, special guests and prize giveaways.
find out more about the event please visit www.equitana.com.au
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1. Monty Roberts to appear at EQUITANA Brisbane
Events is excited to announce that renowned horse trainer, Monty
Roberts, will be a special guest at EQUITANA Brisbane in November.
a well-known figure in the equine world, having written 3 best-selling
and educating hundreds of thousands of people about his popular
techniques. Queen Elizabeth was so impressed that in 1989 she commissioned
him to come to Windsor Castle and train 16 cavalry horses. Since
has continued to win widespread fame and popularity towards his
especially his deep-rooted philosophy of creating a "better
world for horses
Roberts will be conducting an exclusive clinic at EQUITANA Brisbane
and will be appearing as part of the Education Program. To find
about Monty, visit http://www.montyroberts.com
2. CDI - W Dressage Competition confirmed
Brisbane is set to host a CDI - W Dressage World Cup qualifying
event at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC), on
Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd of November.
top Dressage riders will compete for World Cup points in Australia's
best international indoor arena, right in the heart of Brisbane.
local and Sydney Olympian, Ricky MacMillan, has expressed her interest
in the event and is keen to compete. With a string of recent successes
to her name, Ricky is likely to be travelling to Jerez, Spain in
September to compete as part of the Australian Dressage Team in
the World Equestrian Games. Ricky's horse 'Crisp' will be flown
home after Jerez, and should be out of quarantine in plenty of time
for EQUITANA Brisbane.
more information, please contact Cathy Oates on the details below.
3. Exhibition Space at EQUITANA
response for exhibition space at EQUITANA Brisbane has been overwhelming.
Over 50% of space has already been sold.
are quickly realising the potential that this market has for their
business. Queensland has one of the largest horse populations per
capita in the world and has a proven high demand for equine products
only 10,000sqm of space available for the exhibition, we expect
to sell out very quickly. Therefore to avoid disappointment, book
your preferred booth today.
exhibition information, please contact Fraser Bayne (details below),
4. Insurance - What can be done?
has received a lot of enquiries about insurance and would like to
advise of the following meeting being organised by the Australian
Horse Industry Council on Friday 19th April in Melbourne. For more
information please click here: http://www.equitana.com.au/news.ez?viewStory=345
5. Mane Event 2001 Videos for Sale
all the excitement, drama, action, fun and entertainment of the
MANE EVENT 2001 - Dancing With Horses.
- Anky van Grunsven, 2001 Olympic Dressage Gold Medallist
- Lee Kernaghan and the National Reining Horse Association
- Steven Jeffries with daughter Ashleigh and 'Jamieson'
- The Bushpoet, Guy McLean & 'Nugget'
- Steve Brady with 'Beau' & 'Nicki'
- Jose Mendez and 'Fortuno'
AND MANY MORE!
fantastic keepsake of the equine entertainment spectacular of the
year can be yours for only $21.95 plus postage and handling.
purchase a copy please phone Definitive Events on +61 3 9596 8744,
fax on +61 3 9596 0936 or e-mail email@example.com
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