General Riding Programs


NEGS Equestrian scholarships offer opportunities to girls achieving at a high level within their chosen discipline. NEGS is able to develop and nurture riders towards achieving their goals. Whether your dream is 4-star eventing or winning a national futurity, NEGS will provide you with the best possible foundations on which to build.
Boarders and day girls are encouraged to apply for a NEGS equestrian scholarship. Scholarships provide girls with financial assistance and coaching support while studying at NEGS. Please access the scholarships page using the link below for further information about how to begin the application process.

See Program and Academy pages for more information and to find a program that will help your daughter achieve her equestrian dreams.


NEGS students are able to select the Equestrian Australia(EA) accredited Equi-skills course for an elective subject as part of the year 9-10 curriculum. The course provides students with the opportunity to work towards completion of the theory and practical requirements in introductory and level 1 riding and horse management.

The Equi-Skills course not only provides a solid foundation in riding and horse management, it signs off on two of the components required for the EA introductory coaching accreditation giving students interested in coaching a head start.

Since 2014, NEGS has been offering students and the community several exciting programs in equine education supported by clinics catering through to the elite level competitor.


NEGS competitive and non-competitive riders may select Equi-Sport as a sports elective during all four school terms. The NEGS Equi-Sport program provides riders with group riding instruction across a range of disciplines and activities to build on core riding skills and expose students to all aspects of the Equestrian sport.

St John’s Riding

The St John’s Riding Program is designed to provide core riding foundations through to discipline specific instruction via group and private lesson formats tailored to the individual needs of the riders. Lessons are available to students commencing in Transition once per week.

My Pony & Me

My Pony & Me is a custom program designed for our transition students who learn all about ponies and how to look after them. This is a wonderful program that allows the children to experience aspects of the equestrian world in a safe and supported environment with EA accredited instructors and gentle well behaved ponies.