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Closes to the heart of the Gold Coast, family run horse riding school. We help you be happy and healthy through horse experiences.

Personalised professional business that cares about you having some fun, gaining confidence and developing skills in a safe environment
Horse Care, Handling, Connection, Balance, Advancement.  Even unique day out experiences that is so much more than a trail ride!

* Over 10yrs established operation

* Highly experienced instructors with over 35yrs of knowledge and passion.

* Best horses as acknowledged by reviews.
* Quality facilities- Check out our pics
* Beautiful & peaceful location
* We know what you want- we welcome feedback!

Horse Riding is a very unique experience. Mastering our program at the Bonogin Valley Horse Retreat can provide you a great opportunity to boost your general confidence, develop your skills in coordination, concentration, improve your general wellbeing and provide an exhilarating feeling of freedom! 

**Responsibility and care, Strength & empowerment, Ownership & knowledge for the very basics in everything horses

**Connecting on an emotional level, Concentration,  Confidence development, Challenge & achievement, The perfect way to start your riding journey

**Discover the variety of equine disciplines you can learn, Ride, Relax, Enjoy

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Located in the magnificent Gold Coast hinterland, we are just 15 minutes drive from the M1 motorway at Robina Town Centre and only 30 minutes from Broadbeach.

Directions (for devices):

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GPS Lat,Long:                  -28.13479,153.327827

GPS Address Search:     BONOGIN, Aylesham Drive, 97

Directions (the good old fashioned way!)

1. Driving along M1 Motorway heading;

a) North (from say Coolangatta), take exit 82 at Robina Town Centre. At end of freeway exit, turn LEFT into Somerset Drive.

b) South (from say Helensvale), take exit 82 at Robina Town Centre. At end of freeway exit, turn RIGHT into Somerset Drive.

Then....Bella Cascades wheels

  • At end of road turn right (Still called Somerset Drive), follow for approx 3 mins and turn left into Bonogin Rd.
  • Follow Bonogin Road for approx 10 minutes.
  • You'll see a great little General Store on your right. Stop here  for Burgers, Chips, drinks, Fruit & Veg
  • Immediately past the General Store, turn right into Aylesham Drive. Follow this up to the top of the hill.
    You'll find us on your right.
  • Due to our exclusitivity, we choose not to put up any business signage.
    Look for our signature wagon wheels:
    "Bella Cascades",   97 Aylesham Drive   BONOGIN QLD 4213
  • Park on the nature strip and walk down driveway

Appropriate attire


  • Need to wear proper enclosed footwear. **NO THONGS due slippery steep road**
  • Hat, sunglasses & sunscreen recommended.


  • Correct size helmet (Approved helmet hire included in riding lesson cost)
    Or BYO bike helmet-Australian standard AS/NZS 3838
  • Fully enclosed shoes or boots with slight heel & no laces.
  • Comfortable clothing (long pants & shirt).
  • Shirt to be tucked in to give protection against weather and abrasions in case of a fall
    (i.e. no singlets or tank tops)
  • SUNSCREEN and shatterproof sunglasses.
  • GLASSES fixed around head with strap.
  • No jewellery (incl. rings, earrings, necklaces)
  • Hair not to hang in front of the rider's eyes that could obscure vision when riding.
  • Not recommended to ride with a full stomach or bladder.

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Bonogin Valley Horse Retreat was showcased on Channel 7 "Great South East" and "Weekender" programs.
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