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We aim to provide a premium quality service in

  • Spelling

  • Breaking In

  • PreTraining and education

  • We work with racehorses at all stages of their careers as well as post racing re-education


Recent clients include Matthew Smith Racing, Craig Ritchie, Todd Rawiller, Ron Johnson, KRD Racing, Amanda Turner, Gabrielle Englebrecht, Robby Ingham, Widden Stud, Yarraman Park Stud


Lyle Equestrian is located at "Fox Hill Farm" 1.5 hours south of Sydney, at Sutton Forest in the Southern Highlands. It is situated on 100 acres of  improved pasture and rolling hills. We are conveniently located just 2lms from the Hume Hwy with easy access for big trucks.

Facilities include a 65m X 30m all weather sand  arena, 120m x 100 grass jumping arena with XC jumps, a grass hill gallop, a grass track, 12 stables, day yards with shelters and an under cover round yard.


There are 21 individual paddocks and 13 large group spelling paddocks (with more being built).


Gallery of Fox Hill Farm 


We offer long or short term spelling in group or individual paddocks.  Our paddocks have ample quality  pasture.


Our fencing is Horserail fencing providing the upmost safety for your horses.


All horses are fed twice daily.

We keep in constant communication with owners/trainers.


Note: Spellers in shared paddocks must have hind shoes removed.


Give your thoroughbred the best chance to be a champion. We will improve rideability and balance making your horse more efficient, confident and educated on the track.   Our hill gallop is ideal for building muscle, stamina and lung capacity without wear and tear on legs.

We will discuss the needs of each individual horse and work to maximise its potential.


Give your horse a confident start in life. It is most important for a horse to start its ridden life in the correct way. We take the time to ensure that the horse understands all the basics and is confident in the rider.


We have barriers here for the thoroughbreds and take lots of time getting them confident and settled with them.


A good start for a horse off the track can stand them in good stead for a successful post racing career.  We can provide a good option for trainers/owners looking to rehome their horses or for clients who may have sourced an OTTB and require some help with its training.

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Some before and after images of horses that have spelled at FHF

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3 months later
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