Horse boxes come in all shapes and sizes, from simple horse trailers to luxury mobile homes; you can find them all for a safe travelling option for your horses. Whether you are travelling, competing, or just looking for a fun place for your horses to stay in NSW, Brisbane or other regions across Australia, there are appropriate horse floats for sale here at East Coast Trailers & Horse Floats.
Horse floats are a modern innovation that is designed in a way to help in the easy carrying of horses to competitions and shows. These trailers are a comfortable way to transport your horses, especially in case of long-distance trips eliminating the need for horses to stand during transit.
Horse float trailers are generally made of steel or aluminium. Still, if clients request it, our horse floats for sale can also be customised with several valuable extras for your convenience. For example, horse float trailers with tack cabinets, additional storage space for hay and bedding, water containers and seating etc, are some of the standard accessories available.
East Coast Trailers have horse floats for sale available at a wide range of different prices that you can choose from based on your budget.
One of the most significant benefits of our horse floats for sale is that they are easily transported as a truck, SUV, or van can easily tow them.
Horse floats are an essential piece of equipment for equestrians, and it’s necessary to choose the right one to suit your needs. If you’re new to riding horses or are looking to purchase your first horse float in NSW, Brisbane or other regions in Australia, selecting the suitable horse float for your horse can be difficult. There are a fair few variables to consider when shopping for horse float trailers. East Coast Trailers are experts in trailers of all shapes and sizes, and have various kinds of horse floats for sale in Brisbane and NSW. Plus, we’re Australia’s premier supplier of Ifor Williams Trailers. With our vast range of Ifor Williams Trailers including horse float trailers and livestock trailers, we’ll find a horse float to suit your needs.
If you have a single horse, the Ifor Williams Trailers’ HBX-403 or the HB403 single horse floats are the perfect solution to your horse float needs. However, if you have more than one horse, and you plan on transporting more than one horse at a time, you need to consider looking at larger horse trailers. Fortunately, Ifor William Trailers horse floats available from East Coast Trailers come in a massive range of sizes that are available for sale. For two horses or up to five ponies, you should have a look at the below models:
If you’re looking to transport two or more horses or five or more ponies, you should browse East Coast Trailers’ catalogue of Ifor Williams Trailers’ livestock trailers.
The size of your horse will dictate the appropriate Ifor Williams Trailers horse float for you. We’ve organised a brief guide to help you find the perfect horse float for sale:
Each of our Ifor Williams Trailers horse floats for sale offers different options for your horse’s travel. For example, one of the first things to consider is if you want your horse floats to face forward or if you’d like a herringbone horse floats, which allows your horses to stand sideways. East Coast Trailers offer two options for herringbone horse trailers: the Ifor Williams Trailers’ Eventa L or the Eventa M. The rest of our range allow your horse to travel forward in a typical horse float design.
Next, how much air and sunlight your horse will be getting. All of our Ifor Williams Trailers horse floats for sale in Brisbane and NSW come equipped with windows that allow plenty of light and fresh air. However, our Ifor Williams Trailers’ HB510XL and HB610 have added roof vents, providing an even more comfortable space for your horse.
Finally, ramp placement is important when considering ease of access for both you and your horse. A heavy ramp will be difficult to lift or lower if you are travelling alone, which is why the Eventa L and Eventa M’s spring ramp is such a great concept. All horse floats in our HB range, which includes the HB403, HB506, and HB511, are equipped with a rear loading ramp and a offloading ramp that is gas strut assisted for ease of opening. The HB range also allows customers the freedom to choose which side of the trailer the front offload ramp is situated. These horse trailers are also fitted with front access groom’s doors, so you can easily check on your horse without pulling the ramp down.
There are a few crucial details you don’t want to overlook when choosing a horse float trailer for sale in NSW or Brisbane. To start, for safety and reliability, aluminium horse floats are of the best quality. At East Coast Trailers, all our horse trailers are made of premium aluminium and fitted with rubber mats for your horse’s comfort. All our Ifor Williams horse trailers undergo rigorous testing to ensure they are structurally the safest and strongest horse floats on the market.
Another feature we pride our horse floats is their mechanical brakes. Unlike electrical brakes, mechanical brakes won’t short circuit or suffer any wiring faults. All of our Ifor Williams horse trailers are fitted with Knott Brakes 200 x 50 Brake Assembly 8” mechanical brakes.
We’ve been Australia’s premier seller of Ifor Williams trailers for 5 years now, and we’re proud to say we know their products inside and out. We know your horse’s comfort and safety is important to you. Therefore, it’s important to us. We want to find you the best horse floats in NSW and Brisbane, so you and your horses are happy. If you’re interested in looking at our range of Ifor Williams horse trailers, contact us today.