2020 arbc show NEWS

The ARBC for 2020 is excited to launch the Feature Events to the calendar. Below are the Feature Events for each of our disciplines, thus far. Stay tuned as we launch more updates for our 2020 ARBC Show Program as they come to hand.

We now have separate pages for each discipline so you can navigate around to find your Program of Events as well as information specific to the equine discipline you are competing in.

Nominations for all Disciplines will open in September, a link will be placed on each page to help make it easier to find.

Please contact Gita on 0409 630 199 or Errol on 0417 617 461 if you have any questions thank you. We look forward to welcoming you to this years ARBC Show.

If you are interested in sponsorship partnering in 2020 please contact our event organiser Gita Thomas on 0409630199. There are many levels of sponsorship available as well as Trade Stand Opportunities.


The 2020 ARBC Show will see the launch of the “Australia’s Greatest Horseman” Event. This event will have a first go round of the 3 phases, Two Handed Cutting, Dry Work & Down the Fence, held throughout the week of the 19 – 24 October. This event is open to all aged horses. The Cutting Phase is to be ridden two handed in a snaffle bit. The Dry Work & Down the Fence phases can be ridden one or two handed. If you are riding in a bridle you must ride one handed in these two phases of the event. If riding in a snaffle bit, you can ride two handed in all 3 phases.

Nomination for this event is $800.

top 3 scores in 1st Go Round Two Handed Cutting will receive a payout of $3,000, $1,000 & $500 Top 3 Scores in 1st Go Round Dry Work & Down the Fence will receive a payout of $3,000, $1,000 & $500

The top 15 scores go on to compete in the “Clean Slate Finals” for this Inaugural Australia’s Greatest Horseman Event, held on Friday Evening 23rd October at the Dalby Equestrian Center. Payouts for the FINALS in All 3 Phases is down to 10th Place.

1st 2nd 3rd 4th  5th  6th 7th 8th  9th  10th
 $15,000  $6,000  $3,000  $2,000  $1,000  $800  $800  $800  $800  $800

2020 ARBC Reining Feature Events

“ARBC DAN KINGSLEY CUSTOM SADDLERY & SILVER OPEN DERBY” The ARBC Reining Events will include a Full NRHA/Reining Australia Approved Program of events with 20 Championship Buckles up for grabs. The full program of events will be released in early 2020. We would like to thank Dan Kingsley from Kingsley Custom Saddlery for handcrafting a beautiful Trophy Saddle for the ARBC OPEN Derby Champion.

“ARBC ROCKIN W RANCH ROOKIE SHOOTOUT” We welcome on board Wade Farquhar from Rockin W Ranch and thank Wade for his sponsorship of a Trophy Saddle for the “ARBC Rookie Shootout” being held on finals day Saturday 24th October 2020. The top 10 Rookie Level 2 scores from Friday go on to compete in a Clean Slate Final to take home this beautiful saddle.

“2020 ARBC NOMINATED STALLIONS” We invite all stallions owners to nominate their stallions in the ARBC Stallion Program in 2020. The ARBC offers both financial and marketing incentives for nominated stallions.

2020 ARBC Stallion Nominations are now available online. Click NOMINATE NOW ONLINE

2020 ARBC western dressage Feature Event

2020 ARBC One Roan Peptos Western Dressage Championships

The ARBC Western Dressage Championships will cover a full program of tests approved by Western Dressage Association of Australia. We will have walk trot Intro Level classes right through to sanctioned classes with Championship Silver Buckle Pennants. Dean Lowrie from DVL Saddlery & Equine is handcrafting a Silver Trophy Bridle for the highest aggregate score of the show. The full program of these Championships will be released in early 2020.

2020 ARBC stockmans challenge Feature Events

2020 ARBC dvl saddlery & equine open stockmans challenge

We welcome Damen Lowrie as a Major Sponsor of the 2020 ARBC Show your sponsorship of this hand crafted Trophy Saddle is appreciate and look forward to welcoming Damen to this prestigious Event.