EQUITANA Trans-Tasman Volunteer Exchange Programme

Applications now open

As a recognition award for effort and commitment for a volunteer who has actively participated in the EQUITANA Volunteer Programme, Equine Productions is offering one return airfare (Between closest New Zealand city and Melbourne) and accommodation for 6 nights, for an New Zealand Team EQUITANA Volunteer to participate in the EQUITANA Melbourne Volunteer Programme in 2020.

For more information on EQUITANA Melbourne visit www.equitana.com.au or follow the EQUITANA Melbourne Facebook page.

Apply for the Trans-Tasman Volunteer Exchange program with EQUITANA

The successful recipient of the exchange must participate in the Volunteer programme at EQUITANA Melbourne, November 19-22 2020 at the Melbourne Showgrounds.

The recipient of the exchange programme will be selected using the following criteria:

  • Be a minimum of 21 years of age (at time of commencement of travel for EQUITANA Melbourne)
  • Have participated in the EQUITANA Auckland Volunteer Programme
  • Be an New Zealand Resident
  • Be available for travel during the nominated dates – departing New Zealand on Tuesday 17th November returning on Monday 23rd November 2020
  • Be prepared to participate in the Melbourne EQUITANA Volunteer Programme and meet its criteria of participation
  • Have a current passport with 6 month validity from date of departure
  • Submit an application form with all supporting information by 5pm Monday 4th November 2019 Australian Eastern Daylight Savings Time.

The Recipient of the Exchange will receive:

  • Return economy flights from your nearest New Zealand Capital city to Melbourne, Australia
  • 6 nights Accommodation within easy travelling distance to EQUITANA Melbourne venue
  • A AU$200 travel allowance to be used at the recipient’s discretion
  • Equal benefits of the EQUITANA Melbourne Volunteer Programme (including uniform etc)

The Recipient may be required for the following:

  • Pre-arranged Media promotions pre, during and post events
  • Daily event ‘journal’ or blog
  • Image may be used by Equine Productions for promotional purposes

Apply for the 2020 Trans-Tasman Volunteer Exchange Programme

    Yes, I have a current NZ Passport with 6 months validity remaining following departure date in November 2020

    Yes, I'm available for travel to Australia between November 17th and 23rd 2020

    I've been a volunteer at these EQUITANA:
    2019 Auckland2018 Melbourne2017 Auckland2016 Melbourne2014 Melbourne2013 Sydney2012 Melbourne2011 Sydney2010 Melbourne2008 Melbourne2005 Melbourne2005 Brisbane Open Air2003 Melbourne2002 Melbourne2001 Melbourne1999 Melbourne

    I've had roles in these EQUITANA Teams:
    TransferCompetitionEducationCustomer ServiceStables & Breed VillageFloating / All Rounder

    • I certify that the information in this application is true and correct
    • I agree to abide by the terms and conditions of the EQUITANA Trans-Tasman Volunteer Exchange Program
    • I acknowledge that in the event of being selected as recipient of the exchange scholarship, should I become unable to accept the position offered, I will inform Equine Productions at my earliest convenience

    I agree to the above statements.