Gisborne Pony Club is open to members of all ages and ability from any location. The annual membership fees are effective 1st July however a pro-rata fee may apply if joining outside this time of year. Membership is registered via Pony Club Victoria (PCV) which includes club and PCV fees and insurance.
You can sign up online for a 'Ride and Try day' with Gisborne Pony Club to get a feel for the grounds and our club prior to joining.
Ensure you read the Club Info page and Events & Rally Dates to help you with general information and dates.
Online, select the Come and Try day option via Pony Club Victoria website
(must sign up if you don't have a log-in/account). Should you opt to pay by EFT, please email us once payment has been made. Alternatively, you can contact GPC to make an enquiry.
Ride & Try Registration and a $45 payment (includes insurance for the 1 day) must be received by GPC prior to your 'try day'. This option is only valid once for each rider.
'Pony Club Victoria membership enables members to participate
(ride, coach or officiate) in any Pony Club Victoria affiliated club or
sanctioned activity/event or development course. You must be a current member of Pony Club Victoria and have purchased your membership prior
If you would like to join Gisborne Pony Club, please express your interest to DC, Katrina McDougall by email.
Upon confirmation, you will be required to register and create your Pony Club membership with PonyClubAustralia.
Once payment has been received, Gisborne Pony Club will be in contact with you!
Gisborne Pony Club is a not for profit group registered as an incorporated association. The group operates under the model rules for an incorporated association under Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012.
Upon joining us, you will be provided with a Pony Club Card which must be updated (by our delegate) to keep records of rider and horse attendance and grading. Our delegate can retain your card for you or you can take them at the end of a rally day. This Pony Club Card is required to be presented at all Pony Club Events that you can elect to attend so it's imperative it is updated and kept in a safe place!
REGISTERED ADULT SUPPORTER
All accompanying adults that frequently attend rallies should also create a log-in and register (free) with PonyClubAustralia (seperate registration to riders). As per the PCV by-laws, a Working With Children check (WWCC) should also be obtained and ensure that Gisborne Pony Club is
listed on your profile.
GPC send our members Pony Club updates and monthly rally plans by emailed newsletter.
We also have two facebook pages to follow if you are on the social platform (one being a private group).
We ask that you wear the minimum uniform requirement for Gisborne Pony Club, being the GPC Polo top and
beige/white/banana riding pants. You can obtain your uniform and optional apparel at your next rally
attendance and receive your order upon payment receipt (subject to stock).
A full uniform list with prices is available in the Member Area of this webpage.
Once a registered and paid member, please ensure you obtain the log-in details from GPC to access the
Members Section of this website..