We are Wellington’s leading indoor horse riding centre located close to Wellington City in the Ohariu Valley. The Wellington Indoor Riding School offers superb equestrian facilities, well schooled horses and top class instruction.

Come and see our newly renovated indoor facilities which provide complete shelter in all weather conditions or come and experience the great outdoors and trek though the beautiful Valley Hills of Ohariu Valley.



Lessons offered for beginners through to advanced riders taken by enthusiastic qualified instructors. All lessons will be tailored to meet the riders needs and abilities.

Introducing WIRS Term Pricing

For our regular term clients that would like to save a little extra and have the comfort of knowing that their term lessons are paid for, we now offer term prices for our group lessons.  The next term starts on Monday 25 July 2016 and runs for 9 weeks.  Qualifying lessons for WIRS Term Pricing are ½ hour, ¾ hour and 1 hour group lessons. Discount will only apply if paid in advance. Talk to the team.



WIRS are offering the official NZPCA centre membership Pony Club. We are are committed to expanding young peoples’ knowledge of riding and horse and pony care, making you feel a part of a world wide organisation which has given so many members great fun. Pony Club rallies are held every second Friday.  

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Come and celebrate your birthday at the Wellington Indoor Riding School! Lots of fun for kids of all ages with games and pony rides, morning tea and grooming! Book now. 

Suitable for all abilities.




Our holiday programmes will be a fusion of fantastic horsey fun with practical learning. Programmes include riding lessons, stable management, theory, off road hacking/trekking, Gymkhana games and riding competitions.



Book in for an outdoor trekking adventure around the beautiful Ohariu Valley Hills. Trek through lush forests and rivers and travel up the hills to see the views of the valley below.



Another outdoor adventure visiting our nearby beaches for your riding enjoyment. This is available during weekdays/weekends. Call or email us for more details.

Please note we also offer agistment and schooling facilities, run pony days, birthdays and much more!