FW: Australian International 3 Day Event October Enewsletter 2018


Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event | 15th – 18th November 2018


With just 3 weeks to go until all of the action of the 2018 MMAus3de kicks of in Adelaide’s East Parklands, all systems are a go! Start planning your Adelaide visit – find out more about the best places to eat while here, and check the entry lists to see if your favourite horses and riders have entered!


Click here to purchase your tickets to the 2018 MMAus3de!



General Admission – available as single day passes or a 3-day pass (Fri-Sun)
General Admission tickets provide access to Victoria Park, the heart of the MMAus3de, which includes the Main Arena, home to all the competition action, as well as the Market Place Shopping Village. On Cross Country day, the action extends across a number of the other parklands, and General Admission provides you with up close viewing from wherever you choose to be.

City of Adelaide Heritage Grandstand – available as single day passes or a 3-day pass (Fri-Sun)
These passes allow you access into the comfort of the City of Adelaide Heritage Grandstand where you’ll enjoy the best vantage point overlooking the action of the Main Arena in Victoria Park. With an elevated, shaded position, these passes provide general admission entry plus grandstand seating.

Giddy Up Club – available as a 4-day pass (Thurs-Sun)
The Giddy Up Club is an exclusive marquee ringside to the Main Arena for dressage and show jumping day, and adjacent the popular Rymill Lake water complex on Rymill Island for cross country day. Food and drink is available for purchase in the marquee, so you can skip the queues and not miss a minute of the action! These passes include general admission entry plus entrance to the Giddy Up Club.

Chairman’s Lounge VIP Marquee – available as single day passes or a 3-day pass (Fri-Sun)
Experience the MMAus3de in style from the Chairman’s Lounge VIP Marquee. With ringisde seating for dressage and show jumping day, and views over Rymill Lake for cross country day, you’ll be wining and dining on the finest South Australian produce as you watch the world class competition. These passes include general admission plus entrance to the VIP Marquee, a 3 course lunch and all beverages.

Coopers Blush Garden Bar – available Sat
This hospitality package provides access to the exclusive Garden Bar marquee with views of the exciting water jump complex. Included in the price is general admission entry plus entrance to the Coopers Blush Garden Bar and a 4-hour food and beverage package.

The Last Jump Party – available Sat evening
Located in the VIP  Marquee at Victoria Park, the Last Jump Party is to celebrate the horse and rider’s successes during cross country day. Have a boogie with your favourite riders, with tunes provided by Little Miss DJ. Open from 4pm with a cash bar, the Last Jump Party ticket includes a gourmet barbecue.




Do you want a seat close to the action, sheltered from the elements and that you’re able to call yours for the whole day? Then look no further than our new Ringside Reserve Grandstand Seating! Located at the southern end of the Main Arena, these seats get you arena side without having to sacrifice comfort – and if you want to go for a spot of shopping in the Marketplace, or grab some food, then you don’t have to worry about someone else pinching your seat while you’re gone!

CLICK HERE to purchase Friday Ringside Reserve Seating
CLICK HERE to purchase Saturday Ringside Reserve Seating
CLICK HERE to purchase Sunday Ringside Reserve Seating

Please note, these tickets are only available to purchase by individual day.


At the conclusion of Saturday’s Cross Country, head back to the Chairman’s Lounge VIP Marquee in Victoria Park for The Last Jump Party! The VIP Marquee will be open to the public from 4.30pm with a cash bar. Get front row seats for the Cross Country Masterclass with Stuart Tinney, to be followed by the final of the IRT Jumping with the Stars series. 

Tickets to The Last Jump Party can be pre-purchased for $40 via Eventbrite, or purchased at the door for $45. Included in the ticket price is a gourmet barbecue.






We are incredibly pleased to welcome Marilyn Payne to the 2018 Aus3de as President of the Ground Jury. Marilyn will be joined on the Ground Jury by Christian Landolt of Switzerland and Anne Tylee of New Zealand.

Marilyn, FEI 3 and 4* Eventing Judge and USEF Senior Dressage Judge is a distinguished judge, trainer, competitor and educator of judges. She trains both USEF and FEI officials and is a member of the FEI Eventing Committee.

She was President of the Ground Jury at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio as well as the 2010 World Equestrian Games. Marilyn officiated at the 2008 Olympics as well as at each of the 4* events around the world.

Marilyn has been teaching for more than 30 years and has produced dozens of successful dressage riders and eventers. She resides with her husband Dick, at their Applewood Farm in Oldwick, NJ. Their children, Holly and Doug, are both 4* riders who are competing successfully in both the US and abroad.



This year, we are excited to announce that our Dressage Masterclass, to be held on Friday’s Pryde’s Easifeed Dressage Day, will be presented by the very talented Tor Van Den Berge. Tor grew up on his parents breaking and training property, and it was there that he developed his passion for horses. Tor has successfully competed to an international level, and is the winner of several Australian titles, both in open and young horse fields. He is most known for his partnerships with a number of competitive dressage horses, including the Grand Prix stallion Fishermans Friend, stable mates Lauries As, Donna Bonita and Lady Sinatra, Jaybee Alabaster, Florett, Karingal Anastasia and Remi Frangelica.

Tor enjoys training horses through to Grand Prix, and has a reputation for his ability with difficult horses. Tor also spends a lot of his time teaching, and has a number of very successful students who are competitive across all Olympic disciplines.

The dressage masterclass will feature a number of horses, from those competing in young horse classes, to Advanced, to Grand Prix. 





The Australian International 3 Day Event have confirmed our dates with the International Federation for Equestrian Sports (FEI) and Equestrian Australia (EA) for the next three years. The annual event will continue to be held on the third weekend of November.

Make sure to add these dates to your diary!
2018: 15th – 18th November
2019: 14th – 17th November
2020: 19th – 22nd November