Show Info

Equestrian Classes

Click here to download a copy of our 2019 Ring Program.
Tuesday 16th July to Saturday 20th July 2019

All of the Equestrian Classes are run by the Ringmasters noted below.

Ring Masters: Kym Henderson 0407 429 878 and Mel Burleigh 0407 442 339

For any issues or disputes please contact the Ringmasters.

*PLEASE NOTE – All Equestrian events for the 2019 Katherine Show are pre-nomination ONLY, no tickets will be available for purchase prior or during the show*


Dressage and Show Jumping Classes– Sunday 30.06.2019

All other Classes – Wednesday 10.07.2019

Refer to the Equestrian Rules and the Overall Rules and Regulations of the Show.

Prize Money

Prize money for ring events will only be paid out from 4 – 6pm on Friday of the Show and between 10am – 12pm, 1:30pm - 3:30pm & 4pm - 6pm on Saturday and 10am - 12pm on Sunday.

EA Measuring

A qualified EA Measurer be available on the grounds on Monday 15th July from 10am-2pm.

Horses to be presented unsaddled but in a bridle.  There is a fee for this.

All EA registered horses must have their registration paperwork with them otherwise they will be measured as unregistered. The cost for non registered horses is $20 per horse. Cost for registered horses is $10 per horse, please try and bring the correct amount as changing big notes can sometimes be difficult.

The following standard rules will apply to all measuring days (a full copy of the EA Measuring rules is available from the web site)

  • Handler must be 16 yrs of age or over
  • Horse must be presented in a bridle with a bit
  • Horse must have all boots/bandage/rugs removed prior to measuring
  • Handler must be wearing appropriate, covered footwear (no thongs)

If the horse is shod, it will only be measured if it is either fully shod (all 4), or shod in both front feet.  Horses with only hind shoes or with a front shoe missing will not be measured.