Hunt & Light Horse picnic day at Clarendon

AUD $10.00
  • Duration: 6 Hours
  • Location: Nile, Tasmania
Come and enjoy a family picnic day out in the country watching the Northern Hunt Club & the Lighthorse Brigade. Clarendon Estate is excited to be hosting these two equestrian groups as they display their extraordinary skills. 

Picnic Packs at $65 (2 adults) can be booked online. Booking your picnic pack in advance is essential.

Coffee, tea, mulled wine and assorted sweet and savouries can be purchased on the day.

Grounds open to the public 9.30am and close at 4.00pm

Come and watch the Hunt as they negotiate their course and jumps. 

'Nothing is chased, nothing is caught!'

Please note as the Hunt Club bring their own hounds we ask that you leave your own 'hounds' at home.

Schedule of event times:

09:15 – Main gate opens to public. Public to be marshalled
to main carpark facing into the paddock. 

10.00 – Riders mount horses and gather in paddock at west of
Clarendon  (NO riding before 10)

10.15 - Parade down avenue to lawns north east in front of

10.10 - 11.10 mounted “Hunt Breakfast” and photos on the
lawn for riders and supporters

Approx 11.00 hounds arrive

11.10 - Walking parade of horses and hounds

Approx 11.30 “Mock Hunt” of two laps with hounds.

Approx 12.00-12.30 finish

Approx 16:00 Grounds close.