Kim Daley Horsemanship

Kim Daley is a renowned Toowoomba horse trainer and clinician.
His emphasis on building a strong relationship with horses, which he refers to as “relationship first,” aligns with many modern principles of natural horsemanship.

Kim’s extensive 30 years of experience in the field of horse training and teaching allows him to provide valuable insights on horse-human psychology for owners who are looking to create a stronger bond and partnership with their horses.

Kim believes that establishing a deep connection with a horse based on trust and mutual understanding is fundamental to the relationship. His approach acknowledges that horses are highly sensitive and intuitive animals and that by being attuned to their emotional, physical, and behavioural cues, we can better address their needs and work with them in a more harmonious and holistic way.

Training With Kim

Kim’s Horsemanship programs are designed to cater to individuals of all ages, abilities, and equestrian disciplines, ensuring inclusivity and accessibility for everyone passionate about horses. Whether you’re taking your first steps into the world of horse riding or you’re a seasoned rider seeking to enhance your skills Kim’s teaching approach fosters a nurturing and supportive environment where everyone can learn and grow at their own pace.

Kim also extends his expertise beyond geographical boundaries through virtual lessons conducted via Pivo. This innovative approach allows riders nationwide to benefit from Kim’s guidance and instruction, regardless of location.

Whether you’re a novice or an experienced rider, Kim Daley Horsemanship welcomes you to join their community and discover the incredible journey that awaits you and your horse.

Kim Daley Horsemanship

Relationship First

Kim’s philosophy prioritises building a solid foundation of trust and mutual understanding between the horse and the rider which encourages a healthier and more fulfilling work dynamic. This approach not only enhances the well-being of the horse but also improves the overall enjoyment of their working life.


Utilising mindfulness, focused attention, and a sincere affection for horses, Kim introduces a pathway toward empathetically understanding your horse’s thoughts and emotions. Through these practices, you’ll cultivate a profound connection rooted in mutual respect and empathy, enhancing both your interactions and the bond you have with your horse.


With a focus on consent, well-being and comfort of the horse, Kim fosters an atmosphere where students and horses can flourish. He extends his expertise through a range of horse training programs and lessons designed to accommodate individuals and horses of all ages and levels of experience.

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