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Michael Mason

Ridden Section: Non-Professional Trainer

Michael is 28 years old and has been training in Australia for the past four year, with his prior experience in the UK. He has worked with a variety of breeds from Station horses and Campdrafters in the north to Welshys and Riding School horses in the middle to Race horses in Tasmania and Trail Horses in Victoria.

Michael has a passion for horses in general, with his main passion being to find the best way to work with every individual horse. Michael feels every horse has something new to teach him and he has to adapt his methods to suit. Michael’s training embodies patience, trust, respect and consistency.Michael is excited to be able to take part in the Australian Brumby Challenge in 2016, having missed out on the last Australian Brumby Challenge After selections due to visaissues!

VBA Honey

VBA Honey is a mature, chestnut mare who was caught from the Long Plain region of the Kosciuszko National Park in NSW in winter, 2015. Honey was turned out to one of our larger paddocks at our Brumby Junction sanctuary to build up her strength and to get used to life on a farm. Honeys trainer in the Australian Brumby Challenge is Michael Mason.

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