The next best thing to having your own pony. On a Pony Day, children learn how to care for ponies under expert supervision. The emphasis is on fun and on building confidence and skills. The day includes activities such as leading and grooming the ponies, feeding and mucking out, as well as quizzes, games, and pony puzzles.
The Hope Pastures Pony Days take place during school holidays from 10.00 am – 3.00 pm, with a half-hour break for lunch.
As well as taking part in lots of fun-filled activities throughout the day, the children will also, learn about the importance of animal welfare and how to care for the animals under expert supervision.
The activities on the day include: