The ever popular Birthday Parties at Mini Mates consist of a
period of two hours, wherein we provide an hour of activities
consisting of led pony rides - through to
brushing, grooming, and feeding the Miniature Ponies and Horses.
After these activities, all parents are welcome to utilise our facilities where we provide shaded cover, tables, and chairs in our eating area. Party food and birthday cake is however, your responsibility.
Provided with every party are invitations including a Mud Map to direct your guests to the farm.
Early bookings are essential as we get booked out quickly - to book, please contact us
Birthday Parties cost a minimum of $360 for up to 15 children (14 children plus Birthday child).
Additional children are $20 per child. A $60 deposit is required at the time of booking.
Individual rides take place every Saturday and Sunday. We begin
with a half-hour ride in the round yard and spend the remaining time
in the Barn caring for the ponies - a very fun learning experience.
We start at 8:30am and finish 9:30am, no appointment necessary. This allows half an hour of close-up time with our miniatures in the Barn after the rides. Individual rides can be arranged during the week and school holidays by appointment only. Cost is $20 per child.
Rides are led around our round yard at a leisurely pace with complete adult supervision, our ponies are the perfect size for the children to feel comfortable and safe on their ride.
What an excellent opportunity for Schools to arrange an educational field trip for their students. We have regular visits from schools with a number of special needs students which we provide memorable, therapeutic activities to assist in their daily life experiences. The smiles on their faces when they ride our ponies is exciting to see.
During school holidays, we offer 1/2 day visits for children to
learn what is involved in caring for a future horse of their own. Learning
how to care for animals is a very rewarding experience for children.
School Holidays are very popular with Mothers and Grandparents, guests are welcome bring food for morning tea.
Mothers clubs, Preschool groups, Play groups and Seniors /
Respite Groups are welcome by appointment. We provide a Morning
Tea if required. We can offer a special time out for everyone to
enjoy an interaction with our miniatures.
These events are tailored for each particular get-together, so contact us about what you're after, and we're sure we can arrange for a great day out.