Fire engulfs Waiheke Island Pony Club’s tack and clubrooms. Photo Eric Rangi Hillman

Waiheke Island Pony Club was due to celebrate its 50th anniversary this weekend but the planned ‘Yellowstone’ themed party has been postponed after a devastating fire ripped through their Blackpool facility. 

Club representative Carla Robinson says last Saturday [10 February] the evening sun shone on the club grounds as young riders tended their ponies and began packing up for the day. 

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