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     Current Minutes for
    February 2018 now available. 
    Look under "About our Zone"
     For Showing Guidelines, look under "About our Zone - DCI ZA panel".
    Order form for CZ polos and jackets here 
     Note price change
    D, D* and C Certificate Assessments  2018 up-date LOOK

     C certificate application form here

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    PCV Training Day

    Engaging beginner riders 1  Central Zone hosted the PCV State Workshop at Riddells Creek on Sat Sep 1 with about 30 coaches, officials, parents and senior riders in attendance. See the newspage for photos and details of sessions.

    Central Zone Horse Trials

    Although it was cold and windy at Oaklands for the Central Zone HT, the threatened Antarctic vortex didn't eventuate and it was fine for most of the day.

    Oaklands winners CZHT shield    CZ HT grade 1 winner

    Oaklands PC won the CZ Inter-club shield. The Mathew Slade Memorial Trophy was presented to Grade 1 winner Katelyn Thompson by Warwick slade.

    See photos from the other grades in the news article.

    CZ at PCV Prince Phillip Games

    Central Zone was represented by 3 teams, a Junior from Gisborne and a Junior and Senior team from Werribee at the PCV Prince Phillip Mounted Games on Sat June 2. Although it was very chilly at Gladysdale, the sun came out and they all came home with satin.

    Gisborne Ferrari warriors 2nd Juniors The Gisborne Ferrari Warriors placed 2nd in the Juniors

    Werribee Seniors 4th Juniors 3rd The Werribee Juniors placed 3rd, and the Senior Werribee Warriors placed 4th.

    Well done all riders. A great effort. (They have started practising for next year already. Look out Yarrambat, here comes Central Zone.) See more photos on the newspage.

     The CZ Ride To Time training days 2 and 3 were held on Sat June 30 and Sat July 14 at Werribee Racecourse.

    On Sat June 2 the first Central Zone Ride To Time was held at Kilmore Racecourse. The air was cold but the sun came out and the riders had a great day learning to ride to a given time. See more photos on the newspage.

    CZ RTT Kilmore 2018

    And there is an exciting announcement about this event!!

    “Central Zone Ride To Time Frank Muddyman Memorial Award”

    We are so pleased to announce that the Central Zone of Pony Club now have a new annual award! For the Club who wins the Hi Point at the Zone Ride to Time Program, they will now receive the perpetual “Central Zone Ride To Time Frank Muddyman Memorial Hi Point Award”. The Champion of each of the Maiden & Open Section of each section will also each win a “Central Zone Ride To Time Frank Muddyman Memorial Champion” trophy! The awards will be presented at the Central Zone HT on August 12 at Oaklands. Read more on the news page.

    CZ Comfort and Safety WS Woodend May 2018 Central Zone Comfort & Safety workshop Woodend May 12. Presenter Bronwyn Fyfe explained gear check principles to 22 parents and riders.

    CZ info night May 2018 Tanya Lang presn Child Safe Club Central Zone Information night May 8. Committee members listening to the presentation on a Child Safe Club. See the News Report

    PCV Horse Trials Festival May 5/6. Central Zone was represented by 3 riders: J'Aimee Mallon and Leilani Justice in grade 2 of the champs and LaMoza Velisha, riding 2 horses in the Grade 3 Interzones Teams. See the News Report

    Jaimee Mallon gr 2 HT 7th LaMoza with WGZ team LaMoza with EGZ team

    Central Zone Autumn C certificate assessments

    Congratulations to the 9 riders who were awarded their C certificates at the CZ Autumns assessments , held at Whittlesea on Sat April 7. See the News Report for more photos. 

    C cert group April 2018





    Central Zone Gymkhana March 18

    Congratulations to Riddells Creek for winning the Lowden Family shield for the 4th year in a row; Gisborne 2nd;Kilmore 3rd. Truganina won the Russell Manton Memorial Shield (dedicated to small clubs).

    Riddells Creek winners Lowden Family shield 2018 Gisborne 2nd Lowden Family shield 2018 Truganina winners russell Manton Memorial shielde 2018

    More details and photos in the News Report.

    Congratulations to J'Aimee Mallon from Macedon PC, who has been selected to go to France with the Australian PC team to the Generali World Club Showjumping Tournament.

    Irish Gem Here is J'Aimee heading for grade 1 dressage on Irish Gem. A versatile all-rounder.

    CZ  riders bring home satin from the PCV State Dressage and Showjumping Champs. March 3/4.

    The Grade 3 dressage team placed 6th

    Gr 3 dressage team 2018  Emma Fanning Gr 3 dressage team 2018 Grade 3 dressage team

    The grade 2 team placed 5th

    Grade 1 rider Jayde Kirkham placed 5th overall in Dressage. The C grade Showjumping team placed 6th

                Jayde Kirkham gd 1                   C grade SJ team

    Leilani, Emma and J'Aimee show off their sashes. The 4th yeam member was Matilda. More details on the newspage.

     Central Zone front and centre at the PCA Nationals.


    Haylea and Jayde senior dressage nationals 2017 Chris Paton , Janet and Katrina Haylea and Jayde blitzed the senior dressage, Chris won Junior Rider of the Year and Gisborne was Club of the Year. What a week!


    See the news report for more.

    Who's Who in Central Zone

    Some of our volunteer officials changed hats at the recent CZ AGM ; and we welcome a new member (Bronwyn Fyfe) to the zone executive. 

     David Stammer's election as the 2017-2018 Central Zone Rep was endorsed at the 2017 PCV AGM.

    Members of the 2017-2018 CZ executive are shown below.



    Currently held by

    Zone Representative

     David Stammers CZ Zone Rep 2016

    Represents central zone member clubs at state meetings and competitions; ensures pony clubs within our zone operate in accordance with all current PCAV rules and by-laws.      

     David Stammers

    (Riddells Creek PC) 


    0423 354 017

    Zone President

     Tanya Stocker CZ President 2016

    Chairs zone meetings and helps co-ordinate clubs and assist them to carry out the objectives of the PCAV.


    Tanya Stocker
    (President,Kyneton PC)


    0407 351 062

    Zone Vice-Presidents

    Robin Crawford 20161.

    Bronwyn Fyfe2


    Assist the president wherever possible and acts as a deputy in the president’s absence.

     1.Robin Crawford ( Kyneton PC) 
    0429 340 544
    2. Bronwyn Fyfe (Riddells Creek)
    0438 021 967

    Zone Secretary

     Leonie Lang CZ sec 2016

    Prepares, sends out agendas for zone meetings; attends each meeting, circulates the  minutes to clubs; carries out zone instructions; does zone admin, correspondence.

     Leonie Lang (Life member, Gisborne PC)   


    0408 310 843/5428 2717

    Zone Treasurer

     Jenni Waldhauser CZ Treasurer

    Receives monies and pays accounts approved by zone committee; records zone’s financial transactions; presents monthly and end of year financial statements.

    Jenni Waldauser (Riddells Creek PC)


    0428 287 005

    Zone Delegates

    (2 per club)

    Each member club can appoint 2 delegates to sit on the CZ Committee (as well as an alternate delegate). Delegates vote on decisions of importance to individual pony clubs within the Zone. They also play a key role in conveying information to clubs and making sure things get done!

    See PCAV website for a current list of Zone Delegates.

    Zone Chief Instructor (ZCI)

     Niree Weybury Central ZCI

    Responsible for the policy and direction of instruction throughout the zone; facilitates the organization of courses for coaching, and efficiency testing.

     Niree Weybury

    (President Oaklands PC)


    0408 559 915

    Zone Examining Secretary (ZES)


    Responsible for all matters relating to organization and registration of efficiency tests within the zone.

    Pam Kalms (findon PC)


    0407 327 222

    For more details about Who's Who in Central Zone, click on the Who's Who tab in About Our Zone 



    The youngest members - the future of pony club




    GPC combined lead rein groups

    In these days of falling numbers, it is important that our youngest riders are engaged, having fun, so that they are interested enough to stay on in the club.

    At Gisborne PC, there are 3 lead rein groups. Here they are shown lining up for a combined games session. See the news page for the games they played and other ideas for the youngest riders.


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    Final President's Cup Results for 2018


    The final results for Riddells Creek, Whittlesea, Macedon, Gisborne, Melton and Bullengarook can be found on the news page. Click on the link.

    Bullengarook was the last qualifier in the series. See the news page for details.

    Central Zone Meeting


     The next Central Zone meeting is Tuesday the 2nd of October. The AGM will be followed by the General meeting.
    For the minutes of the August meeting click here.  All minutes are posted under About our Zone.
    For the August Newsletter, click here. The newsletters are also posted under About our Zone.
    To help your memory, the CZ meetings are always on the first Tuesday of the even months.
    They are held in the Ross Watts Childrens Hall, 252 Station Rd, New Gisborne, starting at 8pm.

    Entry Forms


    Click on Read More (below) for latest event info in CZ...


    2016 Course Accreditors Roster


    Click here for the 2016 course accreditors roster.

    The up-dated organising committee requirements is here.

    Also check in Info for clubs - Event Requirements

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