Horse Rescue & Equine Welfare Events ~ May & June 2013

Events in the next couple of months include World Donkey Day, large animal rescue roadshow dates, a high tea for mothers day, two trivia nights, law lecture series, picnic with donkeys, thoroughbred retraining demonstrations, volunteer days and an animal career discovery day! Take a look below for events near you, and don’t forget to check the “Events” tab on our site at any time for what’s happening all year round.

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8th May is World Donkey Day!

Equine Emergency Rescue Roadshow ~ Australia & New Zealand

May 2013

  • Wed 1st May – Melbourne, Vic – Voiceless “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Thurs 2nd May – Warrnambool, Vic – Coalition for the Protection of Racehorses “Warnambool Jumps Carnival Demonstration” – Facebook event
  • Thurs 2nd May – Perth, WA – Voiceless “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Fri 3rd May – Perth, WA – Voiceless “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Fri 3rd – Sun 5th May – NSW – Hunter Valley Brumby Association will be at “Tocal Field Days” – website
  • Fri 3rd – Sun 5th May – NSW – Horse Welfare Inc will be at “Tocal Field Days” – Facebook event
  • Sun 5th May – Atherton, Qld – ATHRA/QHC Large Animal Rescue Roadshow “One day information workshop” – website link
  • Mon 6th May – Adelaide, SA – Voiceless the Animal Protection Institute “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Tues 7th May – Sydney, NSW – Voiceless the Animal Protection Institute “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Wed 8th May – Worldwide – World Donkey Day
  • Wed 8th May – Canberra, ACT – Voiceless the Animal Protection Institute “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Thur 9th May – Brisbane, Qld – Voiceless the Animal Protection Institute “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Fri 10th May – Brisbane, Qld – Voiceless the Animal Protection Institute “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Fri 10th May – Clarencetown, NSW – Good Samaritan Donkey Sanctuary “Picnic with the Donkeys” – See their newsletter for more info (PDF file)
  • Sat 11th May – Rosehill Gardens, NSW – NSW Thoroughbred Rehabilitation Trust “Enjoy a private suite at the races and support the TRT” – Website
  • Sun 12th May – Glen Oak, Hunter Valley, NSW – Horse Welfare Inc “HWI High Tea – Mother’s Day” – Facebook event
  • Sun 12th May – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website
  • Mon 13th May – Gold Coast, Qld – Voiceless the Animal Protection Institute “Law Lecture Series” – Website link
  • Tues 14th May – Clarencetown, NSW – Good Samaritan Donkey Sanctuary Inc “Picnic with the Donkeys” – See their newsletter for more info (PDF file)
  • Sat 18th May – Gidgegannup, WA – Equine Welfare Partners “Pony Not Included – Horse gear sale/swap” – Facebook event page
  • Sat 18th May – Vic – Bendigo Animal Welfare and Community Services “Annual Trivia Night” – Website
  • Sat 18th May – Scone, NSW – NSW Thoroughbred Rehabilitation Trust demonstration at “2013 Scone & Upper Hunter Horse Festival” – Website and Facebook event
  • Sat 18th May – Werribee, Vic – Mitavite 2013 Victorian Dressage Expo will have a presentation “From the track to the dressage arena” – Info on Facebook
  • Sun 19th May – National – RSPCA Australia “Million Paws Walk”
  • Sun 19th May – Sydney, NSW – Edgar’s Mission receives funds raised by “Women of Letters” – Facebook event page
  • Thur 23rd May – Sydney, NSW – Edgar’s Mission receives funds raised by “People of Letters” – Facebook event page
  • Sat 25th May – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website
  • Sun 26th May – Wallumbilla, Qld – ATHRA/QHC Large Animal Rescue Roadshow “One day information workshop” – website link
  • Sun 26th May – Northcote, Vic – Edgar’s Mission receives funds raised by “Women of Letters” – Facebook event page

June 2013

  • Sat 1st Jun – Canberra, ACT – RSPCA ACT “Adam Hills Live (special function before the show)” – Website
  • Sat 1st Jun – Robina, Qld – Animal Welfare League of Qld “Glamour Pusses Presents – The Great Gatsby” – Website
  • Thur 6th & Fri 7th June – Roseworthy, SA – Safety Access Training / Horse SA “Two-day course for event organisers, coaches, officials, welfare officers or people who encounter large animals in the workplace.” – website link
  • Sat 8th June – Brisbane, Qld – Animal Welfare League of Qld “Winter Wonderland Dinner and Dance” – Website
  • Sat 8th & Sun 9th June – Roseworthy, SA – Safety Access Training / Horse SA “Two-day course for event organisers, coaches, officials, welfare officers or people who encounter large animals in the workplace.” – website link
  • Sun 9th June – Freemans Reach, NSW – Horse Rescue Australia “Volunteer Day” – Website 
  • Sun 9th June – Townsville, Qld – ATHRA/QHC Large Animal Rescue Roadshow “One day information workshop” – website link
  • Sun 9th Jun – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website
  • Sat 15th Jun – Perth, WA – Second Chance Horse Rescue & Rehabilitation Inc “Second Chance Music and Trivia Quiz Night” – Website link (see right side bar) & Facebook event page
  • Tue 18th Jun – Burwood East, Vic – RSPCA Victoria “Animal Career Discovery Day” – Website link
  • Sat 22nd Jun – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website
  • Sun 23rd Jun – Boonah, Qld – Donkey Society of Qld/QHC Large Animal Rescue Roadshow “One day information workshop” – website link
Other calendars of events

Please email us at editor(at)australianhorserescue.com it you know of any events involving equine welfare or rescue for Australians. 🙂

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