Horse Welfare Events Jan and Feb 2014

Happy New Year! Coming up in the next 2 months there is the Australian Brumby Challenge, Large Animal Rescue events, a racehorse welfare demonstration and opportunities for volunteers to help out at a working bee or volunteer day. A somewhat quiet start to the year. If you know of any events we’ve missed let us know!

Amish buggy giving rides to tourists, USA.

Amish buggy giving rides to tourists, USA.

If you are travelling overseas check out our new page “Responsible Tourism for Working Equines“.

January 2014

  • Sat 4th & Sun 5th Jan – Cranbourne, Vic – We Were Champions “Working Bee” – Facebook event
  • Sat 11th Jan – Gold Coast, Qld – Coalition for the Protection of Racehorses “Magic Millions Demonstration – 1% to Stop the Slaughter” – Facebook event
  • Sun 12th Jan – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website
  • Sat 18th Jan – Cranbourne, Vic – We Were Champions “Adoption Day (with 30 horses looking for homes)” – Facebook event
  • Sat 25th Jan – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website

February 2014

  • Sat 1st & Sun 2nd Feb – Upper Beaconsfield, Vic – Victorian Brumby Association “Australian Brumby Challenge” – Website and Facebook page
  • Sat 8th Feb – Caboolture, Qld – QSEC’s “Horse Home Show” will include a Large Animal Rescue Demonstration, and the South East Qld Brumby Association are among the exhibitors – Website
  • Sun 9th Feb – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website
  • Sat 22nd Feb – Gold Coast, Qld – Large Animal Rescue “Presentation to Gold Coast Writers’ Group” – Website
  • Sat 22nd Feb – Willowmavin, Vic – Edgar’s Mission “Volunteer Day” – Website

Expressions of interest sought ~ 2015

All year long
  • Host your own fundraiser for Project Hope Horse Welfare Victoria “Extra little bit of hope” – Download the program here (PDF file)
  • Host your own fundraiser or book a brumby spotting tour and training demonstration to support South East Qld Brumby Association – Website
  • Equine Emergency Rescue ~ Organise your own equine emergency rescue event in 2014 – click here for details
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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