NEGS Equestrian – Young Women in the Campdrafting Arena

The Australian Campdrafting Magazine Proudly Sponsor the Campdrafting Academy and look forward to keeping you up to date with these young ladies training and competition results. Millie Edmonds, is a Year 10 student at New England Girls’ School. Millie is one of a small team of girls who participate in Australia’s first all girls’ Campdrafting Academy. “I got my first pony when I was …

What is campdrafting?

Where and when campdrafting started in Australia seems unclear. The more research I do the less clear it becomes.  It appears that the time was between 1880 and 1890.  One thing we know for sure is this great horse sport was made in Australia. Horses, drovers and stockmen played a huge part in the opening up of this young country and the inevitable competition over who ...

Ambassadors For Our Sport

First Published in Australian Campdrafting Magazine – February / March 2014 Story by Debbie Sadler Photos by Rozby’s Gear In November 2013 two young campdrafters had the opportunity to travel to Western Australia to represent the Eastern States in the sport of Campdrafting. Jayden Dorney who lives at Bulahdelah and April Langridge from Dora Creek in NSW, both 16 years old, were given an experience …

ACM Profile: Zane Habermann

Story by Jess Doherty  Photos from Habermann family  & Jess Doherty (Published in Feb – March 2014 Australian Campdrafting Magazine) “Their horses have something about them that makes you stop and watch. They all go in a very similar manner and have this uncanny ability to leave the yard on a loose rein and slip up beside one like its no effort at all.” Everyone …

ACM Profile: Stephen John Baxter

3.6.1957 – 7.12.2013  From Jamie Dowling, immediate pas tPresident and current Director of the SCA and current Vice President of the NCCA  (Published in Feb – March 2014 Australian Campdrafting Magazine) Stephen Baxter – over 30 years as a member of the Southern Campdrafting Association, 26 years as a Director, 4 years as Vice-President and 12 years as President. I believe that …