Northland's equestrians converged on Barge Park on Saturday to strut their stuff at the annual Whangārei A&P show yesterday.

Northern Advocate photographer Tania Whyte went along to catch the action.

Rider Mike Dark and Whiskey perch atop a tyre in the cowboy challenge demonstration. Photo / Tania Whyte
Rider Mike Dark and Whiskey perch atop a tyre in the cowboy challenge demonstration. Photo / Tania Whyte
National Treasure leaps over the rail with rider Mandy Small in the working hunter division. Photo / Tania Whyte
National Treasure leaps over the rail with rider Mandy Small in the working hunter division. Photo / Tania Whyte
Dawn Perkins and mount Remy push the flags in the cowboy challenge demonstration. Photo / Tania Whyte
Dawn Perkins and mount Remy push the flags in the cowboy challenge demonstration. Photo / Tania Whyte
Clovercrest Amorosa looks to the camera while owner Barbara McAulay concentrates on the judges. Photo / Tania Whyte
Clovercrest Amorosa looks to the camera while owner Barbara McAulay concentrates on the judges. Photo / Tania Whyte
Rider Nicole Collier looks to her next jump as Kabo Cosmik clears the rail. Photo / Tania Whyte
Rider Nicole Collier looks to her next jump as Kabo Cosmik clears the rail. Photo / Tania Whyte
Heather Bond with Salt Aire Candence waiting for the golden horse class to begin. Photo / Tania Whyte
Heather Bond with Salt Aire Candence waiting for the golden horse class to begin. Photo / Tania Whyte
My Precious One touches down with a flourish as rider Gaia Aplin hangs on. Photo / Tania Whyte
My Precious One touches down with a flourish as rider Gaia Aplin hangs on. Photo / Tania Whyte
Boscabelle Auroras Fancy Pants and Gabriella Saunt compete in the best presented adult handler category B. Photo / Tania Whyte
Boscabelle Auroras Fancy Pants and Gabriella Saunt compete in the best presented adult handler category B. Photo / Tania Whyte