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Moora Working Draught Horse Muster -The Max Seamer Memorial Event

Dates: 5 Apr 2015

Address: The Moora Racecourse and Recreation Reserve, Moora-Heathcote Rd, Moora, Victoria 3612

Phone: 03 5856 1405  |  Mobile: 0402 802 804  

Email: st-thoms2@optusnet.com.au

The Moora Working Draught Horse Muster, is held Annually on Easter Sunday, coming into it's seventh year.

With a great success in 2014; 66 horses ploughing, harrowing, scarifying and pulling horse drawn vehicles. The hay sweep and grab was lifting and loading the hay and the horse works was driving the Merry Go Round.

This coming Easter come and see what is working! Plus plenty of horse drawn vehicles will be driving around. Wander around and talk to the horses and their owners about all the 'old' machinery, how it works and why; learn about their living history.

Entertainment on the day may include; vintage games for the children, horse shoe tossing, tug of war between a Clydesdale, the children and adults, drive a Clydesdale using long reins, (hand) blade shearing, old fashioned strength machine displays, Salty the blacksmith, George the cooper, old Dave, big Mick the rope maker, harness and saddlery with Noel Wiltshire, old fashioned craft displays, folk art, corn dolly Making leather goods and much more.

Catering will be available all day along with live music by Ray Cox and Co. and Callum Gleeson will entertain all day.

It is a terrific day out to see how things used to be done and its lots of fun.

Please also have a look at The Rushworth Easter Heritage Festival; held on Easter Saturday.

Content: Moora Working Draught Horse Muster

Cost

TypeValid fromValid toEntry cost($)

Child.

Children under 5 years are free

05/04/1505/04/15$7.00

Pensioner

05/04/1505/04/15$7.00

Adult

05/04/1505/04/15$7.00

Payment methods accepted

Cash Only 

Local directions

The Moora Racecourse and Recreation Reserve is seven kilometres west from the Rushworth Post Office Victoria 3612.

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Child activities
  • Coach parking
  • Access with assistance for the disabled
  • Access without assistance for the disabled
  • Toilet facilities for the disabled
  • Entertainment
  • First aid equipment
  • Kiosk
  • Shaded area

Disabled access

Can park located close to the working arena. Disabled toilets available. Please contact operator for more information.

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