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EQUESTRIAN

Welcome to Northern Farm Equestrian Park – Where Equestrian Dreams Come True. Just 10 minutes from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg.

Nestled in the picturesque countryside, Northern Farm Equestrian Park is a haven for horse enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels. Our premier equestrian facility offers a unique blend of natural beauty and top-notch amenities, ensuring an unforgettable experience for both riders and their equine companions.

Whether you’re a seasoned rider or just starting your equestrian journey, our dedicated team of experienced trainers is here to support and guide you every step of the way. From beginner lessons to advanced training programs, we tailor our services to meet the individual needs and goals of each rider, creating a nurturing environment for growth and achievements.

WINTER TRADING HOURS : 07:00 – 16:00

OPEN : WEEKENDS & ALL PUBLIC HOLIDAYS EXCEPT CHRISTMAS DAY

SINGLE ENTRY FEE : R65 PP FOR OUT RIDES FROM THE CLUB HOUSE SIDE (MAIN ENTRANCE TO NORTHERN FARM)

USAGE OF THE EQUESTRIAN PARK : R200, PAY ZAPPER AT THE GATE (ENTRANCE PAST HERON BRIDGE COLLEGE)

Discover the magic of Northern Farm Equestrian Park today. Whether you seek to improve your riding skills, bond with horses, or simply escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, our welcoming and idyllic setting provides the perfect backdrop for your equestrian journey. Come experience the thrill of riding, the joy of connection, and the beauty of horses at Northern Farm – where dreams become reality.

ABOUT NORTHERN FARM

Northern Farm is a full not for profit entity, the entire recreational programme is dedicated to developing the community and providing a recreational hub on in a safe environment on the doorstep to Johannesburg. The Northern Farm Equestrian Park (NFEP) is an extension of the current very successful “Managed Open Access” activities of mountain biking, birding, hiking, walking and equestrian. These projects have been extremely successful and will partially fund this new venture – NFEP. In turn NFEP will fund and promote an equestrian development project in the future. 

The park is situated in Johannesburg North at the equestrian entrance gate to Northern Farm, (GPS co-ordinates S 25^56’34.7”  E 27^57’34.3”E). The ground levy for horse riders is R150 payable to NFEP bank account and p.o.p. must be presented at the gate. Contact Anita on 082 929 7807 for more info.  The park is open on weekends, public holidays and most of Dec 

The farm itself falls under the umbrella of Dieplsoodt Nature Reserve. With respect, we do ask that you adhere to the rules and regulations of the establishment when riding here.

THE RULES AT NORTHERN FARM

NO DOGS OR PETS PERMITTED AT NORTHERN FARM

NO HELMET NO RIDE 

We aim to provide the equestrian community with a one stop quality venue which will be able to host both local and international events as well as training shows. The Park will cater for the following riders: 

Show Jumpers, Dressage, Eventing, Endurance, Western trail riding, Cross country, General hacking, Etc.

 

– The farm is only open on weekends and public holidays.

 

 

– Please read the “Rules of the farm” to familiarize yourself with what is allowed and what is not.

 

Enjoy your visit!

 

 

EQUESTRIAN PARK (NFEP)

1. Entrance of R200 per rider must be pre-paid into NFEP bank account and proof of payment to be shown at gate. Please also fill in details on form at gate.

 

 

NO CASH PAYMENTS PLEASE

2. NFEP is open every weekend and public holidays from 7.30 am till 3pm (you must leave by 3pm).

Weekday riding must be organised with Anita 082 929 6807

3.. No helmet, no ride, no exceptions

 

4. No driving of vehicles beyond parking areas

 

5. News of events available on FaceBook page ‘NFEP’

 

GENERAL FARM RULES

 

1. No fire arms allowed

2. No noise or loud music

3. No misuse of alcohol – no drunkenness

4. No littering – take rubbish with you

5. Do not feed any animals

6. No snaring/trapping of animals

7. No picking of, or damaging plants

8. Stay on designated pathways and roads

9. Do not swim in any of the dams or the river

10. Do not drink water from the river or dams, only drink from designated taps

11. Use the toilet provided

12. No lighting of fires in undesignated areas – ONLY at designated braai areas at clubhouse

13. No unaccompanied minors

14. Please close any gates you open

15. No pollution of any kind

16. NO DOGS!

REACH OUT TO US AT NORTHERN FARM

CONTACT US

REACH OUT TO US AT NORTHERN FARM

Volunteer crew for contact:-

Chairperson ~ Richard Ferrer 
Birding ~ Andre Marx andre.marx112@gmail.com
Equestrian ~ Charles Charles.duSautoy@charlesdusautoy.onmicrosoft.com 
Mountain Biking / Trail Running ~ Gavin Kearns trails@northernfarm.org

MTB Hire ~ TEMPORARILY CLOSED

 

Fourways Life Hospital’s number for emergencies: 086 0444 044