Riding for the Disabled

New Zealand Riding for the Disabled Association is a not-for-profit organisation which provides opportunities for anyone with a disability to enjoy safe, healthy, stimulating, therapeutic horse riding and horse-related activities in New Zealand. Our core purpose is to provide interaction with horses to develop increased ability, independence and self-worth for children and adults with physical, intellectual, emotional and social challenges.

Gisborne City Hit Pit

Gisborne City Hit Pit Boxing Club is a not for profit organisation, promoting full physical, intellectual and social potential.


OBM RFC is a sports club that currently provides teams in the Poverty Bay Rugby Union Competition and Gisborne Netball Competition.

The club provides an environment that supports all existing members – players and supporters; and those who were once a part of the OBM family who have moved on from Gisborne. The club also welcomes new visitors to our club.

Gisborne Wairoa Pony Club

Gisborne NZ Pony Club consists of 2 branches, Tawai and Taruheru. Our Pony Club is a place to learn riding and horsemanship skills whilst having fun!

Gisborne Trampoline Club

We have trampoline classes suitable for children ages 5 & up.

Recreation classes are split into 2 groups:
5-8 years
9 years +

We also offer competitive classes & adult classes. If you are interested in joining a recreation class, come along and talk to Doug (head coach)

Poverty Bay Golf Club

A beautiful but challenging golf course with friendly and welcoming staff and members.

Green fee players welcome

Lessons available

Carts and clubs available for hire