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 ...