Freedom, fun and family are what this north Brisbane horse riding company stand for. Slickers Horse Riding is situated on a magnificent farm that has stunning scenery you are bound to enjoy. With a koala forest, grassy plains, rainforested creeks, dense bush, deep gullies, mountainous terrain and a beautiful 40-acre lake in the middle of their main property, it’s a beautiful piece of land in the Moreton Bay Region hinterland.
A visit to Slickers Horse Riding in the north Brisbane suburb of Kurwongbah is the perfect opportunity to experience riding country out in nature’s elements. With Slickers, you are guaranteed to have an unforgettable experience each time. They have 180 horses for riding lessons that are suited to riders of all levels of experience. No matter whether you happen to be a seasoned rider looking for a weekend escape or possibly someone looking for an opportunity to have your first time sitting in the saddle. Rest assured, they have a horse, a trail and an activity suited to you!
Providing a great opportunity for both children and adults to participate in a different and fun activity, Slickers Horse Riding also offers trail rides, kids Saturday riding clubs, trips away and campout riding excursions, farm stays, school holiday programs, corporate days, cross country adventure rides and pony parties.
Every weekend Slickers Horse Riding run tours to the local winery, Ocean View Estates. Over the course of two to three hours the tour will take you through the Slickers property to the winery. Riders can take in the beautiful hinterland scenery along the way and there will be plenty of moments to stop for a photo or two. A glass of wine and lunch await you when you arrive at Ocean View Estates. This tours is suitable for beginners to experienced riders, Slickers Horse Riding will pair you with a suitable horse and instructors will guide you along the way.
The horse-riding lessons are conducted either in an enclosed yard or on open terrain, depending on rider requirements. If you are an experienced rider, the local north Brisbane horse riding company encourages you to ride out on your own, however, they happily escort and guide beginner or inexperienced riders. These lessons are open to all ages and offer all types of terrain.
The school holiday programs and Saturday riding clubs aim to encourage kids to take part in different activities. Teaching them both practical and interpersonal skills. These activities go beyond just the horse riding - they get the kids outdoors and give them hands-on contact with horses, actively enabling them to consolidate their knowledge of the animals and riding ability in a fun and social setting. Children learn to ride in the equestrian arena, as well as on 3500 acres of open terrain.
They offer farm stays situated on their own 900-acre cattle farm in just north of Brisbane. As well as weekend trips away riding. For these activities, Slickers Horse Riding is more than willing and able to tailor your experience to your special requests.
In a cross-country adventure ride, you can enjoy adventuring through thick scrub, across hills, or into deep rain forests whilst taking in some remarkable views of South East Queensland. These rides go for 2 – 3 hours, dates and times can be arranged to when the rider would like.
Finally, nothing says an unforgettable birthday like a Pony Party. Slickers Horse Riding has a number of smaller, adorable horses that your little ones can ride in total safety. BBC facilities and acres of playground is also available for the Pony Parties.
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