Warragul Equestrian Centre was established in 1995 as a teaching and training centre for both horses and riders.

Situated in the picturesque rolling hills of West Gippsland – approx 10 minutes north from the township of Warragul and only 1 hours drive west of Melbourne. Purpose built for equestrian purposes, facilities include fully covered indoor arena, sand-based (70mx110m) outdoor arena, large outdoor yards, holding yards, 18 private paddocks (most with shelters), 2 large stallion paddocks and stable complex.


Overview of indoor and large outdoor arena

Overview of indoor and large outdoor arena


The centre is run by David and Michelle Middleton who both have a life-long involvement with horses.

Services at Warragul Equestrian Centre include:

  • Riding lessons on both school horses or rider’s own.
  • School Holiday Programs.
  • Horse Education and breaking in.
  • Breeding of quality young stock for eventing/dressage/showjumping purposes.
  • Performance horses for sale.
  • Clinics run by principal instructor, David Middleton.
  • Running of regular Dressage competitons.


Warragul Equestrian Centre is a member of the Australian Horse Riding Centres which ONLY accepts members who have well-run establishments and very high safety standards.

Our instructors are all AHRC qualified coaches and hold current level 2 workplace first aid certificates