Harnessing Potential … Moving Together … Inspiring Lives 


           Our Mission: To provide a therapeutic horseback riding program for children and adults with disabilities that promotes and enriches their physical, psychological and social well-being.


 Spring is here! Flowers and Plants available for purchase through the VTRA 

We have partnered with our friends at Growing Smiles fundraising to set up our first ever flower and plant fundraiser. We are pleased to offer outdoor planters, strawberry hanging baskets, tomatoes and herb plants and purple petunias. For more information or to order, simply click here.

Last day for ordering: Sunday 30 April 2017!

 Discover Hay Day, our fun new fundraiser for our horses! 

Teams are fundraising to fill their horses’ stalls with food! The horse team with the most food at the end wins. You can watch the progress on the wall of the clubhouse each week.
For more information, click here.


Golf Tournament June 2017

 Victoria Professionals Charity Classic 

On June 2nd, the Victoria Professionals Charity Classic (formerly CA/Lawyer Golf Tournament) will be taking place at Gorge Vale Golf Club. Every year, over 100 local prominent lawyers and accountants face off in a friendly yet competitive golf tournament. Proceeds are being donated to support the Victoria Therapeutic Riding Association (VTRA).Thank you to all our Generous Supporters for their donations for this event.


 The 3-event day – 2017 Edition is coming 

Join us on May 6, 2017 at the Elk and Beaver Lake Equestrian centre for a FUNdraiser event like no other. Drills, competitive trail and group ride around the lake will be part of this fun event. Fundraise or register for $50. To register, click here, and for more information click here.

Looking to support a 3-event-day participant?

Simply click here to donate. You will automatically receive your in come tax receipt and the amount will be allocated to the participant you choose to support. THAT SIMPLE!



We have exciting events coming up all the time! To make sure you don’t miss any, make sure to check regularly our events page. We update it regularly with all the new things coming up!

 Volunteers Video 

If you are contemplating volunteering with us, this will give you a nice overview. And for our current side walkers, there are a lot of very useful tips. Thank you Terry!



 Follow us on Twitter! 

We are entering the digital age! We are not only on Facebook but also on Twitter and Google+ (and maybe more social media to follow… Exciting…). Here is a feed of our twitter account. We hope you will find it interesting. Let us know if we are missing out on any cool stuff!

Our Horses

VTRAs team of horses assist riders of all physical, emotional and mental abilities. Learn More»

Our Riders

Find out more about the riders and their unique experience & connection with the horses that provides them with self-development and motivation. Learn More»


VTRA is striving to create stable, long-term funding although we do not receive any core funding. To help us in our mission please donate! Give Now»
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