Learn to Play
Lessons take place daily at the Werribee Equestrian Centre or Red Gum Run Arena (Freshwater Creek).
Lessons are planned and managed in accordance with the client’s horse experience, riding ability and confidence.
The three key areas of focus are polo technique/riding, rules and game play. These areas are targeted through the following sessions:
- Private Beginner Lessons: Polo Technique & Riding
- Group Lessons: Polo Technique, Riding & Polo Rules
- Instructional Chukkas: Polo Rules & Game Play
Beginner Lessons are all inclusive at $125 per hour and include professional coaching, horse and equipment hire. Subsequent lessons cost $150 per hour.
Group Lessons (3ppl+) $100 per person.
Venture Polo facilitates weekly chukkas for anyone wanting to play polo within a safe and controlled environment.
Academy Chukkas (Beginner Group)
Played on a 3/4 length field Academy Chukkas are largely instructional based focusing on game play and polo rules. Academy Chukkas act as a gateway for players wanting to proceed to playing formal chukkas or affiliated club tournaments. Cost: $200 all inclusive
Advanced chukkas are played on the full length of the field and operate in accordance with APF rules. Chukkas run in association with the Victorian Polo Club and cater to anyone wanting to push their polo to the next level. Cost: $100 per chukka all inclusive
Arena polo facilitates largely over the winter months, played within a state-of-the-art indoor facility at Freshwater Creek. Arena polo is a fantastic way for beginners to get started playing polo, in a safe and controlled environment. Cost: $75 per chukka all inclusive
Contact us to be notified weekly of the chukka timetable.
Wooden Horse Sessions
The wooden horse is a useful aid for both beginners and seasoned players alike. It enables clients to practice and perfect shots through repetition in order to gain precision, consistency and build muscle memory.
The wooden horse is used to establish and practise your key body positions, swing setup and rotation.
Note wooden horse sessions can be filmed for professional review and feedback by 5-goal player Zac Hagedoorn ($20 additional charge).
Cost (1 hour coaching session): $88 all inclusive
Contact us for more information.