Australian International Three Day Event 2012

This consultation has concluded.

Council has received an application from the Australian International 3 Day Event for the use of Victoria Park / Bakkabakkandi, Ityamaiitpinna (Park 15) and Rymill Park / Mullawirraburka for the Australian International 3 Day Event to take place from 22 November to 25 November 2012.

Before council can grant a temporary event lease we are required to consult with the community as it may affect their access to the Park Lands.

Project Information

  • Read through the documents in the 'Related Documents' section on the right-hand side for background information.
  • View the 'FAQ' section on the right-hand side which answers some commonly asked question.
A report was presented to Committee on 7 August and then Council on 14 August 2012.

Council has received an application from the Australian International 3 Day Event for the use of Victoria Park / Bakkabakkandi, Ityamaiitpinna (Park 15) and Rymill Park / Mullawirraburka for the Australian International 3 Day Event to take place from 22 November to 25 November 2012.

Before council can grant a temporary event lease we are required to consult with the community as it may affect their access to the Park Lands.

Project Information

  • Read through the documents in the 'Related Documents' section on the right-hand side for background information.
  • View the 'FAQ' section on the right-hand side which answers some commonly asked question.
A report was presented to Committee on 7 August and then Council on 14 August 2012.
This consultation has concluded.
  • The Australian International 3 Day Event

    by Engage, over 7 years ago

    The Australian International 3 Day Event has been held in the Park Lands since 1997 and is a premier equestrian competition of international standard. It is the only Olympic CCI (Concours Complet International) four star event held in Australia, the only one held in the Southern Hemisphere and one of only six held across the world. Adelaide has been the chosen host city of this Hallmark Equestrian event. In 2011 it became part of the HSBC FEI World Pro Tour Series.

    Adelaide receives world-wide media coverage, including television, through the hosting of this event.

    The competition involves three...

    The Australian International 3 Day Event has been held in the Park Lands since 1997 and is a premier equestrian competition of international standard. It is the only Olympic CCI (Concours Complet International) four star event held in Australia, the only one held in the Southern Hemisphere and one of only six held across the world. Adelaide has been the chosen host city of this Hallmark Equestrian event. In 2011 it became part of the HSBC FEI World Pro Tour Series.

    Adelaide receives world-wide media coverage, including television, through the hosting of this event.

    The competition involves three phases, dressage, cross country and show jumping that horse and rider combinations must successfully complete.

    Past winners have included Olympic gold and silver medallists Wendy Schaeffer, Stuart Tinney, Megan Jones and Shane Rose.

    The main competition will take place in Victoria Park/Bakkabakkandi. This will also be the location of additional activities including a trade village, food and wine, children’s entertainment and corporate hospitality.

    The cross country course will wind its way through Victoria Park/Bakkabakkandi and Ityamaiitpinna (Park 15) to Rymill Park/Mullawirraburka for the lake jump where additional activities on the Saturday will include a small trade village, food and wine, and corporate hospitality.

    Approximately 100 horses will be stabled in temporary stables at Victoria Park/Bakkabakkandi which will also be the base for approximately 200 riders and grooms. Riders and grooms remain onsite to maintain the welfare and security of the horses. Competitors will start arriving from Monday 19 November 2012 and will depart by Monday 26 November 2012.

    Please see the project Information for the listed event infrastructure in the Park Lands.