Pony Shed and Cattle Shed

These sheds have dirt floors and relatively high ceiling studs.
Both sheds are used for storage purposes - including boats, cars and machinery.

Both sheds are secured and installed with monitored alarms.
Enquiries about storage can be directed to either the Caretaker, Secretary or Mr Gary Brook on (03) 208 4221

Ram Pavilion


This is the South Island's main centre for selling rams. It has a circular selling area with raised seating and houses 400 sheep pens.
The Association's Ram Fairs dates for this coming season can be seen on the Ram Fairs page.

Hire cost: $16.50 per ram. 


The grandstand consists of a large concrete base with kitchen, changing and shower facilities underneath a wooden seating area.
The kitchen is older, but has three working ovens, sinks and hot water heating. 

Hire Cost: $57.50 per day (kitchen and associated area)
These areas are available for changing (used by rugby in the winter)
Showers are available on a casual basis at $2:00 per shower.
These facilities are available for an overnight stay if required. Please contact the caretaker for casual rates and to confirm availability prior to arrival.


We have a steady flow of motor home people staying on the grounds. There are also some permanent tenants.
We can offer power sites, safe parking on hard surfaces as well as grass areas, tranquil surroundings, shelter and dump station.
A washing machine and clothes drier are also available for use at a small charge.
Cost: $10.00  per motorhome for unpowered site.
Cost: $15.00 per motor home for powered sites per night. Power paid for by arrangement with the caretaker.
Showers are available on a casual basis at $2:00 per shower.

Ground Hire

We have four designated playing fields available. These have been used for touch rugby, rugby, marching, tractor rallies, entertainment, horse events and Young Farmer's events.

Hire cost: $115.00 per field.

Main Ring

The ring is sand-based and can accommodate two full sized show jumping areas with ease.
The area also has full lighting, making it suitable for day and night events.

Hire cost: $275.00 per day plus power (if required)

Horse Boxes and Yards

There are approximately 50 older style and 20 larger wooden horse boxes available for hire.
Eighty new pipe horse yards are also available. Arrangements must be made with the caretaker prior to arrival. This is for safety reasons.

Box hire cost: $25.00 per weekend.
Yard hire cost: $10.00 per weekend.
Casual overnight hire: Contact caretaker.

Hokonui Pavilion

Accommodates full size netball/basketball court or tennis court.
Kitchen facilities include two large ovens, large bench areas and serving areas. Display boards areavailable. Trestle tables and chairs are available

There is full lighting, electric wall heating and toilets within the building. The large external doors are fully lockable. Ample parking is nearby.

Hire Cost:
$11.50 per hour
$57.50 per half-day
$115.00 per day
Kitchen Facilities:
$57.50 per day

Facilities for Hire

Secretary's Office

Available for casual hire. If you would like to use this facility, please contact the caretaker.
Hire cost: $11.50 per night

All charges are GST inclusive

Casual Accommodation

To be negotiated with the caretaker. This is available under the grandstand. Your own sleeping gear is required. Cooking and shower facilities are available. $5.00 per person per night.