Coaches

Sunshine Coast RDA coaches are all fully trained and accredited with NCAS or RDA NSW.  All are volunteers and have a horse care and management background as well as many having a past professional history such as business, teaching, nursing or health care.


Julie Templeton
Level 1 CD Coach (whip)
Level 1 CD Ed/Assessor
Level 1 NCAS/CAD Coach/Ed
Hippotherapy

Jan O'Halloran
OTC Ed/Assessor
Level 1 NCAS/CAD Coach/Ed
Hippotherapy Level 1

Megan Swainson
Level 1 Coach Trainee
Hippotherapy
EAGALA Qualified

Vicki Knights
PCAQ Instructor

Penny Wilson
Level 1 CD Coach (whip)

David Morris
Level 1 Coach Trainee
Level 1 CD Coach (whip)

Sharon Watts
Hippotherapy Level 2
Level 1 Coach RDA NSW
EAGALA Qualified Professional

Diana Wade
Level 1 CD Coach (whip)

Dianne Bennett
Level 1 Coach RDA NSW
Hippotherapy Level 2

Carolyn Neville
Level 1 Coach Trainee (Carriage Driving)
Hippotherapy Level 1

Libby Knight
OTC Coach Trainee (Carriage Driving)

Helen Hughes
OTC Coach Trainee (Carriage Driving)

Lisa Chilman
Level 1 Coach Trainee

Brodin Humphreys
OTC Coach Trainee