Measuring Day



  • Your measuring application form, filled out
  • Your registration papers
  • Your horse measuring cards &
  • Your payment - (correct money please)

$15 measuring fee per horse - EA members
$25 annual measure for  - non members
$70 life measure EA
$75 life measure SHC

In the event, general scheduled measuring dates and locations for all members, isn't convenient for you, a member can request a private measuring day for $500.00. 


Upcoming ESA Measuring Days will be listed here.

Approved measuring days are available to ESA members wishing to obtain a valid EA measure.

Next Measuring Day:

  • *Saturday 18th February, Talunga Park, Mt Pleasant Show Grounds.
  • Friday 3rd March, Strathalbyn Polo Grounds.


WHEN: Saturday 18th February 2023

TIME: 2pm to 5pm

WHERE: Talunga Park, Mount Pleasant Showgrounds

MEASURER: Gayle Manning

COST: $15 - annual/limited measure 

            $70 - Life measure 

            $25 - non-memberrs/unfinancial members 

PAYMENT: Either cash on the day or via direct deposit to the following account 

ACCT NAME: Equestrian South Australia

BSB: 015-650 ANZ

ACCT NO: 4400 41623

Please use reference: Measuring at Mt Pleasant

WHAT TO BRING: Measuring application form filled in with correct details (can be found on the ESA Website) /attached

Horses must be presented with a bridle/bitted

Registration papers (hard copy) for each horse being measured

Previous measuring cards (if any)

Membership card/proof of current membership

There is no requirement to book in, however, it can take up to 15-20 minutes to process each horse/pony. With this in mind, please be aware that you may have to wait in line if several horses arrive at the same time. Please be patient.

Forward Plan;

  • The next available measuring day will be Friday, at Strathalbyn, on the 3rd March 2023, starting at 1pm
  • While there was a proposed date in Clare, in between Mt Pleasant & Strathalbyn, that will not transpire.
  • The next available measuring day will be Friday, at Strathalbyn, on the 3rd March 2023, starting at 1pm
  • The DC’s will be working with Chief Measurer in building their measuring schedule for the immediate future and will post this in due course, aiming to provide a few more dates for the balance of the year.

That's it for now.

For further information re measuring days please contact the Showhorse or Dressage Discipline Committees at [email protected] or [email protected]