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  • Self-guided Walks

    Staying fit and healthy is just a walk in the Park! Download our free Centennial Park walking apps - available for Apple and Android smartphones. More info and download links here.

  • Swamp Closures

    Lachlan Swamp will close on days above 36C to minimise disturbance to the Flying Foxes. There will be no access to visitors.

  • Centennial Park History Book

    Our great new book on the history of Centennial Park is now on sale, and can be ordered online. Great gift idea. More info.

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Horse Riding

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Riding a horse in Centennial Park is one of Sydney’s unique experiences. Sydneysiders and tourists alike have enjoyed horse riding in the Park for many years. Not to be missed.

Whether you are an experienced rider or you've never sat on a horse in your life, come to the Centennial Parklands Equestrian Centre to appreciate one of life truly joyful experiences.

How do I book a horse ride?

There are various riding schools within the Centennial Parklands Equestrian Centre that offer Park Rides, usually taking in a whole or half lap around Centennial Park. Visit the Centennial Parklands Equestrian Centre website to find out more.

Pony Rides for kids

Hand-led pony rides are the ideal way to introduce children to the thrill of horse riding.

These specialised pony riding opportunities are available in two ways in Centennial Park at any time by arrangement with one of Centennial Parklands Equestrian Centre’s resident riding schools. Find out more.