Dogs Queensland is pleased to finally be able to offer all members Camping (tents, caravans or motorhomes) at the Dogs Queensland Sports Grounds at Durack.
All bookings are to be made through the ‘Show Manager’ website. CLICK HERE or use the link from the Dogs Queensland Website. We thank Show Manager greatly for their assistance in developing this booking system.
Bookings are now available to be taken for all events at Durack, including this coming weekend 23 & 24 April.
Please familiarise yourself with the following documents (click on each one to view):
Booking Instruction Procedure
Date & Time Changes - Toy Dog Club of NQ Shows 14 & 15 May
Please note the following changes that have been necessary due to improvement works at the grounds that will not be completed in time and will therefore impact on ring availability, for the Toy Dog Club of North Qld Championship Shows that were being held at Wordsworth Park, Glenn Rd, Woodstock on Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 May:
Championship Show – 14 May 2016
Reschedule the start time to 30 minutes after the completion of the Charters Towers Kennel Club General Specials.
Championship Show – 15 May 2016
Reschedule the date to Saturday 14 May and also the start time to 60 minutes after the completion of the Charters Towers Kennel Club General Specials.
Sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Shows & Trials 4 & 5 June - Updates re Weather Forecasts
QUEENSLAND KENNEL COUNCIL SHOWS - 4 & 5 JUNE
In conjunction with the Executive of the Queensland Kennel Council, Dogs Queensland have agreed to alter the programme slightly to assist members by endeavouring to complete the Shows before the forecast rains arrive.
Originally, the Championship Show on Saturday was to commence at 9:00am. It will now commerce at 8:30am.
The Open Show will still commence at 8:00am but no General Specials will be held.
The Sunday Championship Show remains unchanged and will start at 9:00am.
Sincere apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
DANCES WITH DOGS TRIAL - 4 JUNE
Please note the the Dances With Dogs Club Queensland Inc Trial scheduled for Saturday 4 June that firstly was to be held at the VIP grounds and then changed to Woongoolba School, has been cancelled due to the inclement weather forecast.
Care Required if attending Durack tonight
If you plan on attending the AGM at Durack tonight, please ensure you take care when driving through the grounds.
Along the bitumen road directly ahead as you enter through the gate, the Grounds Committee have been digging some holes on both sides of that road to cater for specific requirements for the camping area.
Please ensure you stay on the bitumen roads whilst within the grounds today, particularly in the areas between the gate and the toilet block - do not drive on any non-bitumen areas.
Bundaberg Easter Shows - Change of Judge
Please be advised that for the Bundaberg Canine Club Inc Easter Eggstravaganza Shows over the Easter weekend 2016, there has been a last minute change to the Judges due to one of the overseas judges' flights being cancelled today.
The following changes have been required so please note for your reference:
Good Friday: Mrs J Keenan (Vic) will now judge Groups 2 & 3,
Saturday am: Mrs Olga Gagney (Canada) will now judge Groups 3 & 5,
Saturday pm: Mr David Weil will now judge Group 2 and General Specials,
Easter Sunday am: Mr Fred Salud (Philippines) will now judge Groups 2 & 4,
Easter Sunday pm: Mr Peter Machem (Canada) will now judge Groups 2 & 7,
Monday: Mr Franklin van de Spuy (RSA) will now judge Groups 7 & 6.
Sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Office Closure - Easter Break
The Dogs Queensland Office will be closed from 12:00 midday on Thursday 24 March 2016 for the Easter period and reopen as usual at 8:00am on Tuesday 29 March 2016.
Venue Change - Callide Valley Shows 5 & 6 March
In reference to the Callide Valley Canine Club Championship Shows that are being held on Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 March in Rockhampton, the following notice has been issued by the Club:
Due to the Miles St grounds being too wet to drive on, we have had to transfer our Shows to the Recreation Grounds at 52496 Burnett Highway, Bouldercombe. The Club apologies greatly for any inconvenience.
This message has been posted on Facebook pages and the Club has a list of exhibitors who we have not confirmed have seen the Facebook posts to phone, which we are working through.
For any enquiries, please contact 0417 628 400.
ANKC Press Release - Belgian Shepherd Dogs
As confirmed at the October 2015 Board Meeting, ANKC Ltd has adopted the FCI Regulations pertaining to inter-variety breeding of Belgian Shepherd Dogs and this is still in effect. Reference Regulations Part 6, Clause 9.11.
Please CLICK HERE to view a copy of the current FCI Regulations confirming the current status of inter variety breeding of Belgian Shepherd Dogs.