The World Polo Championship will be held from 21st – 29th October 2017 at Sydney Polo Club, Richmond NSW with gates opening from 9.30am daily. The 8 day festival and polo tournament* will be jam packed with things to see and do for the family.
Spend the day watching a world-class game of polo* or keep the kids (even the big kids) entertained at the festival with a FREE jumping castle, field day games, face painting, a petting zoo, a display of vintage cars from car clubs and wide range of market stalls.
The horses will be strong, fast and agile as they race up and down the field, ridden by the ablest Polo players from eight countries. If you prefer your animals with more drive, there will be jousting, or if you like more traditional entertainment Australian Olympic show jumpers will be competing.
The festival will bring together a showcase of artists from all over Australia to include works from school children, outdoor sculptors and an exhibition by internationally renowned official event artist Charles Billich. As you walk around the Village Marketplace, you will meet stilt walkers, sheep shearers, woodcarvers and many more.
There will be a range of entertainment and educational shows including cultural displays and local bands.
All of these activities will be available with a general admission ticket starting from $50pp with children under 15 FREE.
Come along, You’re invited.
* The Olympic grade Polo tournament will be played on the 21st, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 28th and 29th of October. Event details may change and final daily schedules will be released in July 2017.
XI FIP World Polo Championship
21 – 29th October 2017
Sydney Polo Club
100 Ridges Lane
Richmond NSW 2753