Located in the picturesque Hunter Valley near Wollombi, Fernances Creek Riding Club is an Equestrian Australia Affiliated Club, perfect for your next riding club event.

We hire out our facilities to clubs, camps and individual instructors that are fully insured. As a club or an instructor you can organise a day or a few day camp with us. You can choose to use either the cross country course, the showjumping / dressage or working equitation courses together or individually. You can also elect to have access to the amenities in the clubhouse, horse yards and camping.

New: Ride & Stay- Hire our accommodation. You must bring your own horse and be a current Equestrian Australia member. Use our cross country and showjumping facilities.

Ride & Stay is for EA current financial members that wish to book accommodation, bring their horses and use our cross country and showjumping facilities. Groups are also able to provide their own EA instructors for non-EA members or request Fernances Creek to provide an instructor. The EA insurance insures that all riders are covered for insurance.
In your request, provide the date and the accommodation type and number of riders. All Ride & Stay are 2 day packages and includes accomadation, course hire and horse yards. The Back Forty is our luxury cottage. The Clubhouse is a more rustic but comfortable stay. You can view both properties on our website and AIrBnB for photos. Both properties can be booked together for larger groups Specify non-riders.
When your request is submitted, we will confirm that the date you requested is available and the total price for the package. There is a 50% deposit required and a 20% cancellation fee on the deposit if cancelled less than 14 days. You can also look at the calendar on AirBnB to see if the accommodation is available,

Other Events

Fernances Creek also hosts other types of events such as gardening and other types of clubs, artist workshops, small weddings or team building.

Gardening or Other Clubs: We can offer lunch, morning or afternoon tea and an information talk about our haflinger horses. Buses catered for.

Artist Workshop or Painting in the Vines: Groups have a painting day and lunch with an artist.  This can be organised by a group or ourselves.

Team Building Day: Groups book our Clubhouse and paddock area for Team Building exercises. We can provide lunch, refreshments and seating in the clubhouse.

Small Weddings: Small groups looking for a venue for a Hunter Valley country wedding.


Why not visit Fernances Creek Farm in the Hunter Valley and meet our beautiful Haflinger horses. You can book the Clubhouse with camping options for extra guests, or our brand new two-bedroom cottage.