Horse riding and tours
Tours, Horse Riding, Ecology
Trail rides and lessons
Birdwood Downs Station, well known for its sustainable land regeneration programme, is home to the Kimberley School of Horsemanship. Ride one of our well trained horses through the beautiful paddocks of our station.
The champagne sunset ride is a late afternoon trip to a very special, ancient boab. Enjoy a glass of bubbly and some nibbles as you watch the sunset over the station.
The Savannah Trail ride is a guided one hour ride through Savannah landscape and our beautiful paddocks. The horses are trained at Birdwood Downs by the Kimberley School of Horsemanship.
Our rides are suitable for all levels of experience.
Homestead tour: learn about the organic vegetable gardens, tropical fruit orchards, Wastewater Garden (an ecological wastewater treatment system Birdwood Downs specialises in building), the unique homestead buildings designed for the tropics and the botanical gardens surrounding the homestead
Station tour: showcases the pastoral regeneration programme on-going for over three decades, and for which Robyn Tredwell was awarded the Australian National Rural Woman of the Year. Explore the paddocks and learn of new approaches to horse and cattle management in this dry monsoonal tropical ecosystem.
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