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BLOG  Tiani writes personal accounts about the fun and adventure she and Tash (along with their support crew; Rod, Norma, Marg and Dennis) had each day during the Inaugural 2017 Horses for Courses Charity Ride for Bush Kids.

(and a couple in the lead up...!)

Join me as I reminisce about our 1,000kms Ride for Bush Kids in 2017: These ‘Stories from the Saddle’ tell of the adventures we had during our horse ride across the Northern Territory, raising awareness of issues faced by our most geographically isolated, rural & remote children; our Aussie Bush Kids

January 19, 2018

H4C ‘Stories from the Saddle’

I hope you all an incredible and very ‘Merry Christmas’ accompanied by a super start to the New Year! 2018 is your year…make it happen!

My hope for everyone is that you received the ultimate Christmas Gift of being surrounded by those who lo...

December 4, 2017

H4C ‘Stories from the Saddle’

This month see’s me bouncing between Alice Springs and Darwin with NTICPA President and NTSDE Chair duties, three weeks in and I honestly can’t wait to get back home again!

Since I’ve been in town my 17yr old daughter who’s at home with othe...

November 26, 2017

H4C ‘Stories from the Saddle’

This month see’s me based between Alice Springs and Darwin with NTICPA President and NTSDE Chair duties, along with Mummy Duties i.e. attending the ASSOA in-school week and CDU Awards night for my youngest daughter to be presented with her...

November 12, 2017

H4C ‘Stories from the Saddle’

I head out for my early morning horse ride before normal daily station routines begin; teaching my two youngest daughters via distance education whilst studying a diploma of agribusiness management, station cook, NT ICPA President duties, N...

November 5, 2017

H4C ‘Stories from the Saddle’

As I head out for my early morning horse ride before normal daily station routines begin; teaching my two youngest daughters via distance education whilst studying a diploma of agribusiness management, preparing meals as station cook for up...

September 3, 2017

Have you ever been served a curve ball at the most inappropriate time...?

My most recent curve ball was served up just before Tash and I headed off on our amazing ‘Horses for Courses’ - 1,000kms Ride for Bush Kids from home at ‘Suplejack Dns’ to Darwin...just 10 days be...

August 16, 2017

Adapted from my Presentation to the 2017 FEDERAL ICPA CONFERENCE…

  • ‘Horses for Courses’ Ride for Bush Kids

  • 31 days in the saddle,

  • 1,000kms from home at Suplejack to Darwin.

  • 4 Horses Dually, TinTin, Gypsy and Bloany,

  • Support Crew, Tash and I...and...

May 1, 2017

So…my grand plan for a cool 30km ride this last Saturday over our NT. May Day long weekend wasn’t as much fun as I’d planned! It sounded so simple and constructive in my mind. Catch horse…Ride to 8 Mile Yards and help with some drafting and calf marking...Ride home aga...

September 17, 2016

How far do you Drive to get your kids to and from School each week ...? 

Last week I drove my two youngest daughters approximately  2,040kms return to enable my second youngest daughter Shannai to see her classmates and attend school face to face for the week....

April 15, 2016

After 33 years with virtually no contact at all I got a message from my childhood friend Natuccia to say she was coming to visit! I didn't just live in the next town, I lived 3,000kms from where Tash lived. But that didn't deter her she'd booked her plane ticket the ve...

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