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Royal Melbourne Horse Show

The 2016 Melbourne Summer Horse Show will be held across the Australia Day weekend from Friday 22- Monday 25 January, at Werribee Park Equestrian Centre.

The Melbourne Summer Horse Show, Australia’s largest horse breed show is a prestigious event to promote and benchmark breeds over four days of competition which more than 4,400 entries.

Details of the event will be confirmed in the coming months, with entries open later this year, but will feature similar Sections and Classes to previous years and the continuation of the online entry system, with some exciting new additions for 2016.

Whitmere Lollipop Awarded 2015 Royal Melbourne Horse Show Best Of Show Championship

The prestigious 2015 Royal Melbourne Horse Show Best of Show Champion has been awarded to Whitmere Lollipop exhibited by Michelle Labahn of Healesville, VIC.

RASV congratulates Michelle Labahn on winning the prestigious Best of Show Championship at the 2015 Royal Melbourne Horse Show with her mare Whitmere Lollipop, Mr O’Sullivan said “We received a large number of entries this year to the Royal Melbourne Horse Show and the caliber of competition has been outstanding,” Mr O’Sullivan said.

The chestnut mare riding pony become eligible to enter the Best of Show after being awarded Supreme Champion Led Open Breed, in her first time at the Royal Melbourne Horse Show since competing as a yearling.

“We are absolutely delighted to see such a small pony take out the award in such a quality field. It was just a complete thrill to be Best of Show,” said exhibitor Michelle Labahn, who has owned the riding pony from six months old.

RMHS 2015 Best In Show

Competition Dates

Friday 22 January - Monday 25 January 2016