Jolong Park is Melbourne's Premiere, state of the art Equestrian Centre. We are located only 30 minutes from the Melbourne CBD and right at the gateway to the beautiful Mornington Peninsula. Jolong Park has many facets to it. Our Riding School is a fully Accredited Pony Club Australia Centre enabling us to offer a complete Pony Club experience for those students interested in achieving Internationally recognised Certificates and Awards. We have a fabulous team of qualified Riding Coaches who cater for ages from 4 through to adults & with a range of different lesson products to choose from. Jolong Park is proud to offer the services of Australian Grand Prix Dressage rider - Mr Dirk Dijkstra & his expert team. Dirk has a lifetime of experience running Riding Schools, competing, training and breeding. Dirk holds a current FEI World Ranking with his magnificent Imported Dutch Warmblood Stallion AEA Metallic. They continue to compete today at the highest level. Dirk is also an EA Level 3 General Coach and A Level Judge. Set on 150 glorious acres, Jolong Park offers a full Agistment, Spelling and training service, which can be tailored to the owner's individual needs. Our purpose-built Equestrian facilities are second to none. They comprise an Indoor 60 x 20 Dressage Arena with Martin Collins surface and lights for night training/riding, a 60 x 20 Outdoor Arena with Martin Collins surface, 5 Horse Barns with 140 large stables with attached sand yards within & monitored security, full Breeding Stables and Crush, Veterinary Rehab Boxes, two-horse horse walking machines, two large, enclosed sand roll yards, 88 large individual grass post and rail paddocks with shelters. We are also fortunate to present a 2200 metre manicured grass training track with a full sand track running alongside it. The tracks offer our clients the unique opportunity to ride and train their horses in a completely traffic-free environment in the most idyllic setting. Jolong Park is supported by a highly professional Administration team behind the scenes which are there to help and guide their customers to the very best of their ability. Jolong Park is an enterprise that strongly advocates safety as its' highest priority, horse welfare, inclusiveness, kindness, riders from all walks of life, and all parts of the the world. Operating hours are currently Tuesday - Sunday 8.30 am - 5.30 pm, and ample on-site parking is available at all times.
It is important to note that we are currently operating under the Australian Government health and safety guidelines with respect to COVID-19.
Our Hot weather policy states that when the temperature as shown on the BOM weather app reaches 35.1 degrees we will cancel all lessons until the temperature drops to 35.0 or below.
Due to health and welfare of our horses, staff and clients at the forefront of our minds always.
No matter what the weather forecast is (winter or summer), please be sure you are wearing appropriate clothing pants/leggings, appropriate horse riding boots (Heeled shoes/boots) (No Runners) and an approved Equine Helmet. We highly recommend all Horseland Stores.
There is an answering service attached to this number, from time to time we will be busy with customers or horses. Please leave us a message and we will return your call as soon as we are able. Please note our office hours:
Mondays - Closed
Tuesdays - 11am till 7pm
Wednesdays - 11am till 7pm
Thursdays - 10am till 7pm
Fridays - 10am- 7pm
Saturday 9am - 6pm
Sunday - 9am-5pm