Diggers Rest Horses

Diggers Rest Horses|Pearl

‘Pearl of them all’ may be a small mare but she has a big character. Pearl joined our trekking herd last season and has fast become one of our standby horses. She has been known to test her rider’s confidence with a little defiance at times but with an experienced rider on board she shows […]

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Young Horses

“Never knock the curiosity of a young horse” ~ Tom Dorrance Some of our best horses have been the most curious young ones…Quartz, Tom and Henry to name a few. They seem to have that extra get up and go about them, which at times can be a real challenge for the human but also […]

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Roderick and Tomboy

Diggers Rest Horses|Tomboy

Tomboy came to us on loan last season, and we found him to be such a fantastic horse that we had him back again this year, for keeps. He is willing, well-trained and loves working cattle. Not for the inexperienced rider, Tomboy is quite clever and needs a rider who appreciates that in him. Spread […]

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Diggers Rest Horses

Diggers Rest Horses|Rio

This young horse has an old soul. Rio joined our trekking mob this season and impressed us with every step. He looked after his riders like he had been doing the job for years. Everyone who rode him wanted to take him home:) He is going to be one of our rocks for years to […]

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Roderick and Alida Woodland with their Koolie-Kelpies

Closing for the season on September 26, 2017

We have had a fantastic season this year, but due to high temperatures and quickly receding waters, we will be closing this coming Tuesday, September 26. Many thanks to everyone who made their way out to Diggers this year. We hope to see you again in the future! All the best, Alida and Roderick Woodland […]

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2018 Horse Trekking Dates

2018 Horse Trekking Dates

We have set our dates for the 2018 horse trekking season! We’ll be offering treks from May through August. We hope you can join us. May 14-17  four day King River Valley trek June 2-8  seven day King River and Wuggubun trek July 29-August 4  seven day King River and Spring Country trek August 25-31 […]

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New standard breds!

Diggers Horses|Youngins and Standard Breds

These fellas are keeping our horse trainer Joe Guy very busy. He’s doing a fantastic job with them, and they are coming along nicely. It looks like they are all lined up, ready and waiting to come through the gate and get to work…but actually, they are just checking out a few of the new […]

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Open for the 2017 Season

Our road is rough but it’s officially open, so we are too! The country is looking fantastic, the nights are getting a bit cooler, and we are in full swing. Hope to see you out here at Diggers this season. Spread the word

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