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Join Avondale as a Grounds Member

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Grounds membership is for people who are NOT interested in joining Pony Club NSW but would like to use our grounds and facilities with their horse.


To be a grounds member we require you to join Equestrian Australia for insurance purposes. Membership fees are $350 a year however we give a 50% discount to members of Northside Riding Club bringing the cost down to $175 per member


Pro Rate Deals apply from 1 July $180 non NRC; $90 NRC + $10 for key


See below


Grounds Membership Form

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To become a Grounds Member, complete this form and make payment of $350 + $10 grounds key (unless returning a key).   If you are a member of Northside Riding Club you are eligible for a 50% discount for Avondale fees $175 + $10 grounds key.  Note that pro rata fee terms do apply from 1 July ($180 + $10 key or $90 + $10 key for NRC Members).

Contact our Membership Secretary for more details.

Direct transfer to:
Acct name: Avondale Pony Club
BSB: 062 205

Acct no: 1048 5890

Reference – member’s name

Once payment is made and the form submit you will be contacted by the Membership Secretary to arrange the collection/exchange of the grounds key for the membership calendar year as these do change each year.


NOTE: Grounds Membership is for your personal use of the grounds and does not provide you with exclusive use of the grounds.  You can check if there are any Rally Days or private bookings via the Calendar. 

By completing the form below and paying the above fees, I understand, acknowledge and accept that:

  • Horse sports are a dangerous activity and horses can act in a sudden and  unpredictable (changeable) way, especially if frightened or hurt.

  • Horse riding and horse related activities are dangerous and accidents causing death, bodily injury, disability and property damage can and do happen.

  • I knowingly and freely assume ALL such risks, both known and unknown and I voluntarily PARTICIPATE at my OWN RISK and assume sole responsibility for any injury, death or property damage I may suffer that arises from my participation in this associated horse sport activity

  • I agree to indemnify Avondale Horse & Pony Club Inc and its Office Bearers from all liability to the maximum extent permitted by law in the event that either myself, persons under my care or supervision suffer injury or death or property damage as a result of horse riding, horse related activities or from the use of any equipment or facilities available at the Avondale grounds.

Being fully aware of the above, I wish to participate and involve myself in the above activities.  (Please complete the form below)

NOTE: Instructors - Lessons and Clinics (private grounds bookings)

The Instructor is not required to be a Grounds Member to run lessons at the Grounds.  However, the following fees apply:-

  • Up to 5 Riders is $35 per horse for grounds use.

  • 5+ horses in lesson/clinic is $30 per horse

*Existing Avondale PC and Ground members do not pay a grounds fee for lessons or clinic

Instructor charges their own fee in addition to the Avondale PC fees outlined above

Booking Duration

Half Day Booking (4hrs) 9am-1pm or 1:30-5:30pm

Full Day Bookings require a minimum spend of $500

For more information about grounds membership and usage or to discuss special arrangements for private grounds bookings please contact our Membership Secretary

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