Find a club in your area

Joining a local club is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills and get the most out of your western riding experience! 

North Island Clubs

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Kumeu Western Riding Club

Jo Alder

5 Madden Avenue

Kumeu, 0810

Ph 021 656417


Franklin Western Riding Club
Angela Downs
141B Andrews Road
RD2 Tuakau 2697
Ph 027 600 4910


Waikato Western Riding Club
Paula Hare

780 Wani Road

RD2, Paeroa 3672

Ph 0272046493

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Rotorua Western Riding Club
Secretary-Lyn Tetenburg
PO Box 286

Mobile 0272184541


Bay of Plenty Western Riding Club

Secretary – Tracy Watson
71 Nuku St
Ph 0220855883

Ernest Becker (President)

Taupo Western Riding Club
Elaina Brown
78 Tuhingamata Road
RD4, Taupo 3384
Ph  021 1386966

King Country Western Riding Club
In recess

Hawkes Bay Western Riding Club
Secretary – Hazel Ferguson
P O Box 2005
Stortford Lodge, Hasting
06 8452384

Taranaki Western Riding Club
Lisa Banks
116 Victoria Rd
Phone: 0273843017


Manawatu WRC
Serafina McCarthy 
115 Wanganui Road
RD2, Marton 4788
Ph 0211545211

Wairarapa Western Riding Club
Janine Price
62 Woodward St
Ph 0212688168


Gold Coast Western Riding Club
Debbie Drake
Sue Carlisle

Northland Western Riding Association
Stuart Broughton
151 Lowe Road
Ph 09 4338078

South Island Clubs

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Blenheim WRC

Betty Whyte – secretary

331 The Elevation

RD3, Blenheim

Ph 211540733
Barbara Grinter-Treasurer
75 Guernsey Road

RD1 Blenheim
Ph 021 666797

Kawatiri WPC

Tarsha Armstrong

166 Derby St

Mobile 022 588 2787

Christchurch WRA

Karen Boyle
1744 Tram Road
Rangiora 7475
Ph 027 5762276

Maruia WRC

Margaret Brooker

Box 4

Maruia 7062

Ph 021 1447884

Nelson WPR Inc
Tina Angus-Phyn
‘Rusty Ranch’
Rakau, RD2
Wakefield, 7096
Ph 03 5224667

Otago WRC
Jamie Howie
47 Beaumaris Street
Outram, 9019
Ph 027 5636401

Wallace WRC
Judith Allison
30 Flett Road RD2
Otautau-Southland 9682
03 2258222

How to become an affiliated club

How to affiliate with the NZWRF – for clubs, organisations and breed associations

New contributing bodies/clubs requiring membership with the Federation will be eligible under the following requirements:

1. New clubs – minimum of ten members
2. Specific Activity Associations – minimum twenty members
3. New Breed societies – minimum fifty

With reference to 2 and 3, provided that they are New Zealand wide incorporated societies with at least twenty percent (20%) of their members in either Island, these new Bodies will be eligible for representation direct to each Island Delegate Meeting and thence to National Executive Conference.

All applicant Bodies seeking Federation must apply for recognition at the Annual National executive conference forwarding certified membership numbers and a copy of their constitution or aims.

All members shall
a. Send to the Federation at the end of each year Auditor’s verification of its membership numbers
b. Conform to the objects of the Federation
c. Conform wherever possible to the show and performance rules of the Federation
d. Encourage membership to the Federation

The annual subscription payable by members of the Federation shall be such sum as the Federation in Annual National Executive Conference may from time to time determine. The National Executive may also impose an entrance fee to be payable by a member upon their election to membership provided however that the Federation shall not prescribe be an entrance fee which exceeds one hundred dollars ($100.00)

Yours faithfully,
NZ Western Riding Federation
Bronwyn Preston
National Secretary