EQUITANA ASIA PACIFIC - NEWS UPDATE
Mid - November 2001


IT'S STARTED!
EQUITANA got off to a great start with competition at the National
Equestrian Centre in Werribee on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18. Crowds piled in
on both days to catch their favourite athletes compete in one or more of the
13 different competitions. Enthusiastic competitors of all ages battled it
out for their chance of victory, and many dedicated friends and family
settled back to enjoy a friendly and sociable weekend.

Congratulations to all the EQUITANA winners and thank you to all who
attended for making this first stage of EQUITANA such an enjoyable,
entertaining and successful weekend.
We'll see you at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre from this Thursday.

There are still some tickets available for the Mane Event. Call now and don'
t miss out - 13 28 86


HOT OFF THE PRESS..

THE SYDNEY OLYMPICS 'REARING STOCKMAN' COMES TO EQUITANA
Steven Jefferys, the man renowned for opening the Sydney Olympics with his
breathtaking gallop to centre stage, will be entertaining crowds at EQUITANA
along with his equally famous and impressive Stockhorse, 'Ammo' and his
stunning black stallion, 'Jamieson'. You can see Steven perform with
'Jamieson' and his daughter Ashleigh in the MANE EVENT, as well as catch him
demonstrating his training tricks with his exquisite companions as part of
the EQUITANA Education Program.

DON'T MISS OUT! Buy your tickets now through RACV Ticketing - 13 28 876, or
visit your nearest
RACV Shop.

EQUITANA OFFICIAL SOUVENIR PROGRAMS NOW ON SALE!
Over 120 colourful pages detailing all areas of the event, including
timetables and schedules, enlightening feature stories, the Mane Event
Program, exhibitor and product listings and an abundance of photos. The
Official Program will be priceless in planning your days at EQUITANA for one
day is definitely not enough!

EQUITANA Official Souvenir Programs will be on sale at the Melbourne
Exhibition Centre, 21-26 November, for the fantastic price of $12.00. That's
great value for money!

CLINIC TICKETS:
For ANKY VAN GRUNSVEN, JOHN LYONS and PAT PARELLI Clinic tickets, phone
Definitive Events on +61 3 9596 8744 or e-mail
equitana@definitiveevents.com.au

www.equitana.com.au



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