Are you passionate about eventing and dedicated to supporting equestrian sports? The ESNZ Eventing Board is seeking an enthusiastic volunteer to be their representative on the National Equestrian Centre Committee in Taupō.

As a committee member, you will:

  • Advocate for the needs and interests of Eventing.
  • Contribute to the strategic planning and governance of the National Equestrian Centre.
  • Work with a committee dedicated to providing a world class facility to promote equestrian sports in New Zealand.

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • Passion for and in depth knowledge of eventing and equestrian sports.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Governance knowledge and leadership.
  • A future-focused mindset.
  • Ability to commit time and effort to attend meetings and participate in activities.
  • Enthusiasm for making a positive impact on the equestrian community.

The term is for three years from the July AGM, with the option to stand for further term/s.

An estimated commitment of two days per month. This would incorporate preparation and attendance of monthly meetings, either online or in person, and liaison and reporting through to the Eventing Board.

For more information click here to view the job description.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 4th July 2024. To apply, please provide a letter that includes your:

  • Motivation for this role
  • Experience with Eventing
  • Governance / Leadership experience relevant to this role
  • Relevant skills and strengths you would bring to the committee
  • ESNZ membership number


Application letters are to be forwarded to:

Hayley Pickmere, Eventing Sport Manager

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 027 379 3643


For further information on the role please contact either:

Raewyn Eastwood, Eventing Chair

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 021 021 223 23


Toni McIntosh, Convenor NEC Taupō

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 027 557 2966