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19 - 23 November 2003
Proudly presented by Emirates

The largest and most exciting equine event in the Southern Hemisphere returns to the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, bigger and better than ever before!

EDUCATION: With the best ever line-up of international and Australian guests, EQUITANA Asia Pacific continues to set the highest standards. This year there will be hundreds of presentations and demonstrations from the world's leading equine specialists, including: Martina Hannöver, Pat and Linda Parelli, David and Karen O'Connor and many, many more.

COMPETITION: A showcase of Australia’s premier equestrian and western sports, featuring Australian and international riders, and including never before staged indoor events. The impressive program includes: Cutting Series Grand Final, Reining, Indoor Polo Skins Tournament, Indoor Cross Country, World Cup Dressage & World Cup Showjumping.

EXHIBITION: A shoppers paradise! The largest gathering of equine exhibitors in the Asia Pacific region. Whatever is required for the horse, home or stable, with over 200 exhibitors from Australia and around the World - under one roof!

EVENING ENTERTAINMENT: Four nights of spectacular entertainment!

The 2003 Mane Event – Thursday 20th, Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd November - promises new faces and new acts such as exciting quadrilles, Spanish Garoucha and Cowboy Dressage to live bluegrass music, in a “Variety Special” that guarantees a great night out!

NEW! Two elite competitions will also be held during the evening:

Indoor Polo Skins Tournament - Wednesday 19th November
Dressage Competition and Entertainment Spectacular - Friday 21st November. Featuring the Grand Prix KUR in addition to performances from special international and Australian guests.

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