Julie Scougal

Julie started at Hill Cottage in March 2011, moving down here from her families farm in NSW (near Swan Hill).

Julie studied at the University of Ballarat and completed a Bachelor of Management specialising in Marketing.

Julie has been lucky enough to always have horses in her life, she started riding as a 2 year old on her fathers TB. She attended pony club – from age 6. Over the years she has competed in Dressage, eventing, show jumping and showing. Representing the zone and the state, as well as competing at numerous Royals.

Julie competed in the 2012 Aachen challenge on Adele Plumridge’s beautiful mare “Southern Cross Tamarisk”. This was her first time competing above novice/elementary, and she was very proud to place 10th with a score of 62.056%

Julie has a ’08 WB gelding by Rituel (imp), bred by Bridget Caruso. Genuine River was broken in by Bruce O’Dell and has been ridden and trained by Julie all his life (under Charlottes watchful eye)

In the start of 2013, Julie become the manager of Hill Cottage, she really enjoys working here and couldn’t imagine being anywhere else. Being Charlottes groom and looking after Come To Me is the best job in the world!

Julie on Tomse

Julie on Tomse, and Rohan Luxmore on Shady. Both are coming back into work, Tomse after a holiday, shady after winning the 2 star event at Melboutne 3D event in June.

Julie on Lancia Puddles Carlos

Julie on Lancia Puddles Carlos

Julie on Christina M's Ace

Julie on Christina M’s Ace, who is also just coming back into work!!