Cavalli Park is owned and operated by husband and wife team Paul and Michelle Brent. Paul has been training performance horses professionally for over twenty five years and riding and competing since he was a child.
Paul attended Pony Club and competed in all disciplines. He evented to two star level before solely pursuing his passion, show jumping. Paul was named Victorian Young Show Jumping rider of the year in 1990. He has since gone on to produce many young horses right through to the very top level. Paul has competed successfully at World Cup and Grand Prix level Show Jumping and was named Victorian Jumping Rider of the year 2018.In 2020 he took Fontaine Blue VDL to New Zealand where he placed 2nd in the Takapoto Gold Final.
Michelle has also ridden for most of her life, going through the pony club system and then competing EA in dressage and eventing before turning to show jumping where she competes successfully up to Mini Prix level.
Paul and Michelle are both NCAS qualified and insured coaches.
Fontaine Blue VDL (imp)
Fontaine was bred in Holland by the famous VDL stud. He is by one of Heartbreakers most successful sons Toulon and out of an Indoctro mare. In 2018 and 2019 he has been the Current Stars Champion at Dressage and Jumping with the Stars as well as runner up SA State Champion 2019 and Best Performed Part 3 horse at Sydney Royal. He then went to New Zealand in early 2020 where he finished 2nd in the $100,000 Gold Final.
Kabalesse Kavita (imp)
Kavita was purchased from the VDL stud in Holland. Kavita is by one of Europe’s current top stallions Zirocco Blue (Mr Blue) out of a Hearbreaker mare. After having a beautiful Cardento foal she has commenced her competition career in 2015. She won the SA State Championships Mini Prix and the Bronze Final at the Aquis Champions Tour 2019.
Cavalli Park Aliyah
Aliyah is by Animate out of a thoroughbred mare. She commenced her competition career in 2014 and has placing’s at Adelaide and Melbourne Royals in Part 2 along with being 2018 SA State Champion.
El Nino Vivace
Archie is by Vivant out of a 3 star thoroughbred eventing mare. He has placing’s at Adelaide and Melbourne Royals and Mini Prix classes.
Cavalli Park Ciara
Ciara was born at Cavalli Park after importing her mother Kablesse Kavita in foal. She is by Cardento and started her competition career in 2018. She was 4th overall in the 4 year old class at Dressage and Jumping with the Stars 2019.
Cavalli Park Bella
Bella is out of our Mini Prix mare Cavalli Park Anibell (Animate x Ring the Bell) and her sire is Balou Du Rouet. She started her career in 2018 and finished 3rd overall in the 5 year old class at Dressage and Jumping with the Stars 2019.
Cavalli Park is situated on 50 acres in the picturesque Yarra Valley. The facilities include:
- Paddocks are all post and rail with laneways between them all.
- Rubber lined oval yard for free schooling and breaking in
- 70×40 all-weather arena
- Full set of show jumps including liverpool
- 10 horse stable block
- 6 horse, large rehabilitation rubber lined stable block
- Hot and cold wash bay
- Tie ups
- Tack and feed rooms
- Automatic waterers
- Vet crush
- Foal pen