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Indoor riding arena

We understand your love for your horse and passion for riding doesn’t stop just because of wet weather. Our 60 m x 20 m undercover riding arena with 10-metre overhangs for getting your horse ready is available for hire, regardless of weather conditions. Allowing you and your horse to perfect your dressage, jumping and event routines year-round.

You can also take advantage of the floodlights for an additional $6 per hour to enjoy quality time with your horse as the sun sets on those short winter days.

There are also excellent road riding options nearby for a change of scenery in the warmer months.

Cost: $40 per hour – includes use of round yard and jumping arena
$6 per hour extra for floodlights

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Outdoor jumping arena

At Darby Lodge, we prioritise safety. Featuring new jumping equipment, our outdoor arena provides a safe environment for jumping enthusiasts. Whether you’re a seasoned jumper or just starting, our arena offers a fantastic space to sharpen your skills, build confidence, and enjoy the excitement of jumping with your horse.

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Lunging yard

Our lunging yard is a great opportunity for you to bond with your horse while ensuring they get the exercise they need. It’s a simple way to spend quality time with your equine companion and help them stay active and healthy. The generous round yard gives you plenty of space to see how your horse is working from the ground.

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Sprawling paddocks for your horse to run and socialise

We believe in giving your equine companion ample space to graze, play, and interact with other horses. Darby Lodge’s carefully maintained paddocks enable your horse to experience natural grazing and socialising behaviour, keeping them physically active and mentally stimulated. Our paddocks include plenty of shady trees, shelter bays, and water troughs.

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Wash bay and tack area

A cold-water wash bay is available for grooming, bathing, and cooling down your horse after exercise or jump practice. A nearby tack room provides a dedicated space to clean and maintain your equipment.

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Ample float and car parking

We’ve plenty of parking space with room for 10 floats close to the indoor arena.

TESTIMONIAL

The new owner is 1 in a million!

Cat and her family have taken on this massive task! Such a welcoming environment!

Indoor is fantastic, so much room to tack up undercover as well! Round yard and outdoor arena is also fantastic!

Brianna | Google 5 Star Review