Enter the 2016-2017 Auckland Miniature Horse Club Hi Points

PRIZE MONEY AVAILABLE - Hi Points Entry Form for 2016-2017 season. There will be prize money given away this season, with at least what is paid in being paid out in prizes. Please note that you need to complete the Hi Points entry with or prior to your first show for it to count for that show. Points will be accumulated from our three club shows during the season.

Upcoming Events


Saturday 25 November 2017 - Minitana Show at Equitana
Judge 1:  Graham Dore, NZ
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
Entries Close:  Friday 10 November 2017

Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 December 2017 - Double Banger Christmas Spectacular Show
Judge 1:  Debra Black, USA
Judge 2:  Janine Young, Australia
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
B Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.

Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 February 2018 - Premier Show (alongside SC1)
Judge 1:  Suz Worsley-Deacon, Australia
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
A Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.

Previous Dates and Results

Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 October 2017 - Spooktacular Show
Judge:  Sue Allfrey
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
B Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.

Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 March 2017 - Premier Show
Judge:  Kathy Callahan-Smith, USA
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
A Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.



Sunday 29 January 2017 - New Year Show
Judge:  Wendy Macdonald, Australia
Venue:  Huapai Pony Club, Waitakere Road, Kumeu
A Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.



Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 December 2016 - Double Banger Christmas Spectacular Show
Judge 1:  Sheila Jones, Australia
Judge 2:  Lauretta Wright, Australia
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
B Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.


Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 October 2016 - Spooktacular Show
Judge:  Sue Oberg, Australia
Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
B Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive, Mare Incentive and Perforamnce Incentive.


Sunday 18 September 2016 - Training Day With Horses
Successful training day run on 18 September 2016 and 24 September 2016 due to weather. This training day included a mini ribbon day.

Saturday 27 August 2016 - Training/Seminar Day
Training day without horses held in Paremoremo.  Variety of guest speakers to suit mini horse enthusiasts of all levels.
Experts included:

  • Margaret Welsby - Horse Dentist
  • Sarah Jessica Parker - Farrier
  • Tash McRoberts - Bowen Therapist
  • Graeme Dore - Well known and respected Miniature Horse and Arab Judge
  • Geoff Pullen and Stephanie Pountley - Harness/Carriage Drivers/Trainers
  • Ingrid - Dairy Flat Vet

    A successfull training day with everyone in attendance learning a lot! Thanks to our speakers.

    Sunday 7 August 2016 - AGM, Prizegiving and Dinner
    4.30 p.m. at Bar Africa, William Pickering Drive, Albany.  It would be helpful if you could let us know if you are intending to attend so we have an idea of numbers.  All current members and anyone interested in joining are most welcome to attend!

    30 and 31 January 2016 - Premier Show (alongside NZMHA Showcase 1 Show)
    AMHC Judge:  Deb Watson (Australia)
    Showcase Judge:  Michael Greene (Australia)
    Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
    A Rated Premier and AA Rated Showcase Hi Points Shows

    28 and 29 November 2015 - Christmas Spectacular Show
    Judge 1:  Suzy Coldebella (Australia)
    Judge 2:  Sheree Taylor (Australia)
    Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
    B Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive and Mare Incentive. Entries close 20 November 2015.

    24 and 25 October 2015 - Spooktacular Show
    Judge:  Alan Windle
    Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
    B Rated NZMHA Hi Point show, Gelding Incentive and Mare Incentive.


    20 September 2015 - Training Day with Horses
    Venue to be confirmed.
    Registered and un-registered Miniature Horses able to attend.
    $25 for AMHC members, $35 for non-members.
    Please note you MUST pre-register to attend

    27 September 2015 - Fun Ribbon Day
    Huapai Pony Club, Kumeu A&H Showgrounds
    As this is a fun day, not a show, both registered and unregistered horses will be able to attend.

    7 & 8 February - Double Premier and B Rated Show
    Judge 1:  Myron Krause, USA - AMHA Judge who Judged the AMHA World Show in 2014
    Judge 2:  Wendy Macdonald, AUS
    Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
    A and B Rated Hi Points shows, Gelding Incentive and Whychwood Cup - Double International Judge Show

    6 & 7 December - Double Banger Christmas Spectacular Show
    Judge 1:  Bill Fairchild, USA - Senior Carded AMHA Judge
    Judge 2:  Lauretta Wright, AUS
    Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
    B Rated Hi Points show, Gelding Incentive and Whychwood Cup - Double International Judge Show


    19 October 2014 - Spooktacular Show
    Judge:  Graham Dore
    Venue:  Kumeu Showgrounds
    B Rated Hi Points show, Gelding Incentive and Whychwood Cup


    4 October 2014 - Training Day
    A hands-on training day where you bring your own horse(s) or we can loan you a horse

    31 August 2014 - Seminar Training Day
    Training day without horses
    Professional speakers - names to be confirmed
    Venue:  Hibiscus Community House, Cnr Hibiscus Coast Highway and Centreway Road, Orewa
    Limited parking in front of the building, but you can park in the side streets or behind the Estuary Arts Centre in the Youth and Community parking
    Cost to be confirmed.

    1 & 2 February 2014 - Premier Show alongisde Franklin Club Premier Show
    Auckland Judge:  Annette Vickery, Australia
    Franklin Judge:  Patricia Blinkhorn, Australia
    Venue:  Franklin A&P Grounds
    A Rated Hi Points show.

    7 & 8 December 2013 - Double Banger Christmas Spectacular Show
    Double Judge Hi Points B rated show.  Double American AMHA Carded Judge Show!
    Judge 1:  Cindi Carlson, a well known AMHA Carded Judge who is Judging the 2013 World Show in the USA
    Judge 2:  Brian Borg, AMHA Carded Judge with 27 years experience in USA, recently moved to Australia
    Venue:  Tipapa Special Events Centre (www.tipapa.co.nz) - fantastic indoor venue


    5 & 6 October 2013 - Spring Show
    Venue:  Tipapa Special Events Centre (www.tipapa.co.nz) - fantastic indoor venue
    Judge:  Suz Worsley-Deacon, Australia

    14 September 2013 - Training Day
    This was another fantastic training and measuring day.  Great turn out from people - include 'newbies'.  This included hands on training in natural horsemanship and pressure and release techniques, presenting and standing your horse in the ring and instructions on how to participate in various classes.  This was all followed by some mock classes.

    17 August 2013 - Training Day
    This was a fantastic training day held at Sheokes Miniature Horse Farm - thank you Liane for having us!
    We had interesting seminars and talks which included:

  • Margaret Welsby - Equine Dentist
  • Mirjana Arlov - Bioptron Light Therapist
  • Melissa Crombie - Barefoot Trimmer
  • Ilan Wittenberg - Photographer (www.IlanWittenberg.com)
  • The Potted Vine Co - VineEquine Supplement


  • 25 to 28 April 2013 - AMHC Camp
    Our second annual camp was a huge success! The extra day this time proved helpful for us to spend more time with our horses and others having fun.

    1 & 2 December 2012 - Christmas Spectacular Show
    Judges:
         Winnie Northcutt (Rivinius) - USA, Senior AMHA carded Judge
         Wendy Macdonald - Australia

    28 October 2012 - Spooktacular Show
    Judge: Graham Dore, NZ


    6 October 2012 - Training and Measuring Day

    20 to 22 April 2012 - AMHC Camp
    What a huge success our first camp was! It offered a chance for people to learn some new things, meet some new people and make new friends and most importantly have fun with horses.

    3 & 4 December 2011 - Double Banger Christmas Spectacular Show
    Judges:
         Christine Rowe, NZ
         Teena Terrill, NZ

    24 October 2011 - Spooktacular Show
    Judge: Kate Dertell, Australia