Live in position available on a dressage/ performance horse property, 1 hour from Melbourne in Victoria.
Exciting opportunity for backpackers and those who love horses.
You will help with feeding, caring, lunging and riding horses (dependent upon experience), stable and general farm duties.
We provide self -contained accommodation, all food, internet, possible use of a car, training, ground work and riding lessons.
Our property is 1 hour from Melbourne CBD in a semi rural location on the Mornington Peninsula and is close to beaches and wineries.
Some experience with horses essential.
Great opportunity for horse enthusiasts to build on their equine knowledge.
Opportunity to be involved in taking horses to clinics and competitions and opportunity to sightsee Melbourne and surrounds.
Motivated, mature, proactive non- smoker required. References appreciated if possible.
We are only looking for mature, experienced applicants who can stay for a minimum of 2 months.
Please note that this is not 2nd year visa qualifying.
Please see our website www.thecottagehorses.com for more information and references from past backpackers who have been with us.
Postcode: 3977 (Cranbourne South, Victoria)
Not a backpacker? That's ok. We accept applications from Australian citizens, permanent residents, international students as well as working holiday visa holders. If you are qualified for this position, please register and apply via the form below.
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The Cottage Agistment Centre is a boutique horse agistment property on the Mornington Peninsula located in Cranbourne South, 45 minutes from the Melbourne CBD catering to a small number of horses and riders. We provide high quality facilities and services to the discerning horse owner to ensure that you and your horses’ needs are met which is perfect for the working professional.
We also act as hosts for travellers from all over the world who are horse enthusiasts to come and experience equestrian life here in Australia on a performance horse property. We have been hosting travellers for over 15 years and have met many wonderful young people who have been able to build on their knowledge and experience with horses and see a part of Australia at the same time.
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