Hello Horse Lovers 🙂 It’s that time of year for our most important annual RACE DAY fundraiser, to be held on Saturday 1st December 2018. Every year has got bigger and better and promises to be a great fun filled day with a delicious lunch and lots of prizes, lucky draws, raffles and exciting auctions items. Tickets can be purchased by […] Continue Reading

Vlottenburg Stables Compleat Horse Show a huge success!

We extend a HUGE Thank You to Louise Brown who voluntarily spent many hours of her time, organizing an event and donating proceeds to the Western Cape Equine Trust’s Re-Homing Program. Louise held a Compleat Horse Show at her stunning Vlottenburg Stables on Sunday, the 8th July, where the horses and riders were kitted out beautifully, the arenas and surrounds […] Continue Reading

Our new premises

HELLO HORSE LOVERS We are SUPER excited to let you know that WCET has moved to our new premises, the very beautiful EIKENHOF STABLES We have attached some pics we took off our phone of our big move and arrival!! Eikenhof Farm is situated approximately 9 km outside Stellenbosch, next to the Skilpadvlei Restaurant. Our horses traveled really well and […] Continue Reading

Western Cape Equine Trust Race Day Fundraiser 2017

Western Cape Equine Trust Charity Race Day a Winner! The Race Day fundraising event on Saturday, 25 November 2017 was a huge success for the WCET team and its Re-Homing Program, raising much-needed funds to continue helping racehorses once they retire from the track. We extend a huge Thank You to the owners, trainers and breeders of the racing community […] Continue Reading


The Western Cape Equine Trust is hosting its Annual Fundraising Race Day for the re-homing program of retired ex-racehorses. Come and enjoy a great day of horse racing at Kenilworth Racecourse and share in the fun!!    

Horses For Causes Fundraiser

A NEW GENERATION OF STALLIONS An auction of services to some of South Africa’s most exciting stallions takes place in the Peninsula Room, Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday 11 February 2017.  The auction is co-hosted by the Western Cape Equine Trust and the Horses for Causes project, and proceeds from the sale will be split equally between these two fine charitable […] Continue Reading

WCET Raceday 2016 at Kenilworth Race Track Cape Town

What a fantastic day! The WCET held its annual Race Day fundraising event on Saturday the 10th December and it was a great success and much fun wad had by all. Our grateful thanks and appreciation to the guests and to those generous people who couldn’t attend the event but still donated funds, prizes and are assisting with raising awareness […] Continue Reading