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Tonimbuk Trail Rides - CLOSED

250 Ellis Road | Tonimbuk, Gembrook, Victoria 3815, Australia
+61 3 5629 8525
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Not for rookies

My mother bought me a voucher for this place for my birthday. After expressing to the staff that I... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2015
April L
,
Warragul, Australia
Had an enjoyable and safe time

I went on a trail ride with Tonimbuk Trail Rides in a group for a two hour trail ride. There were... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2014
CearaCRR
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Greater Hobart, Australia
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Tonimbuk Trail Rides offers horse back riding adventure tours alongside the magnificent Bunyip River and through the Bunyip State Park, south east of Melbourne, Victoria.We offer hourly rides, half and full day rides and also overnight rides at affordable prices. Catch a glimpse of the wildlife. Listen to the native birds. Enjoy the solitude and peace and quiet. And enjoy a ride on one of our well trained horses through the Australian bushland.
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25 Dec 2015
“Not for rookies”
21 Sep 2014
“Had an enjoyable and safe time”
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250 Ellis Road | Tonimbuk, Gembrook, Victoria 3815, Australia
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+61 3 5629 8525
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Reviewed 26 December 2015

My mother bought me a voucher for this place for my birthday. After expressing to the staff that I had never ridden and was a little afraid they put me on a horse that felt the need to gallop all the time and we went...More

4  Thank April L
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I went on a trail ride with Tonimbuk Trail Rides in a group for a two hour trail ride. There were older (teenage) children of varying levels of experience, some experienced riders, and some people who had very little experience. Prior to the ride, the...More

5  Thank CearaCRR
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We took 8 girls (mostly 10 year olds and a couple of younger sisters) here today for a 1 hour ride. Four had never ridden before, and all were beginners. They LOVED it. Damon and his partner could not have been lovelier and more helpful....More

2  Thank Julia P
Reviewed 12 July 2014

We did a 3 hour ride here - most of which was walking down a very long dirt road. We were lead by only one guide - a 15 year old girl. The regulations state that you must always have 2 guides and one must...More

6  Thank ChookyChick
Reviewed 17 November 2012

Very enjoyable ride. My daughter and I both inexperienced but loved the trail and were able to canter and trot and find some water to slog through. Guide experienced and knew what he was doing but not over instructive. Will go again

4  Thank F3011
Reviewed 10 December 2011

Did a 2 hour ride there today. I've been riding for over 40 years. They promised me a forward going, spirited horse because I am an experienced rider. Instead, they gave me a Clydesdale horse that was sweet, but just a very average, typical trail...More

5  Thank Christine C
Reviewed 8 December 2011

Tonimbuk website stated that horses would be appropriate for our size. Children were placed on large horses. There were two guides, one at front and one at back of group. Children in the middle of the group were left without any guidance. Scenery was attractive,...More

4  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 10 March 2011

This is exactly what we were looking for. An experience where we could enjoy the Australian bushland and see beautiful views. We aren't very experienced riders, but the guides were very patient with us and in no time we felt safe and comfortable on our...More

4  Thank cavendish_orcinus
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