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Dogs In the Park Penrith - September 16

Dogs In the Park will be held for the first time in Penrith (Western Sydney) on Sunday 16th September 2018.

This is a free community event with social dogs (on a leash) welcome and all dog competitions are also free to enter.

There will be dog demonstrations from NSW Siberian Husky Express, Seek Dogs as well as free dog behaviour talks. 
Dog competitions will be held throughout the day with plenty of prizes and free samples up for grabs for participants.

In addition to watching the dog demonstrations in action, there is a whole day of fun and entertainment planned with: 

  • Competitions with prizes for 'Fancy Dress''Cutest Puppy/Dog', 'Best Trick'‘Dog Races Small/Medium/Large’, 'Best in Show' as well as Junior Handler competitions (3 categories for ages 7-9, 10-12 and 13-17)
  • Dog Rescue Groups: Pug Patrol Rescue, Saving Staffies, Golden Oldies Rescue, Dingo Den Rescue, Rescue Hub, Greyhound Rescue
  • Dog Merchandise & Services 
  • Food Stalls with a picnic area plus a chill out area 
  • Pet Adoption Day
  • Dogs NSW stall & Dog Breed stalls 
  • Vet Talks 
  • Dingo Den Rescue Talks 
  • Dog Massages & Pamper area
  • Dog Races: your dog can participate too! 

When: Sunday 16th September 2018, from 9:30am to 3:30pm 

Where: Jamison Park (next to dog park), Batt St., Racecourse Rd, South Penrith, NSW 2750

Cost: Free

For the latest details, please visit this Event’s Facebook page.

Event Program - Sunday 16th September 2018

9.30 am - 9.40 Opening of event by Councillor Karen McKeown
9.40am - 10.00am NSW Siberian Husky Demonstration
10.00am - 10.30am Seek Dogs Australia - K9 Nose Time & Trick demo
10.30am Dog Races - Small
10.40am Dog Races -Medium
10.50am Dog Races - Large
11.00am -11.15am NSW Siberian Husky Demonstration
11.25am Junior Handler Comp Ages 7-9 Years
11.35am Junior Handler Comp Ages 10-12 Years
11.45am Junior Handler Comp Ages 13-17 Years
12.00pm -12.15pm Dingo Talk - Dingo Den Rescue
12.15pm- 12.30pm Breed selection for your next puppy/dog by Matthew Churchill - Penrith Veterinary Hospital
12.30pm -12.35pm Lucky Door Prize draw
12.00pm - 1.15pm Seek Dogs Australia - K9 Nose Time & Trick demo
1.20pm - 1.50pm Best Trick, judged by Rachel Lawler - Seek Dogs Australia
1.55pm - 2.30pm Fancy Dress
2.30pm - 2.35pm Lucky Door Prize draw
2.45pm - 3.05pm Cutest Dog & Cutest Puppy
3.05pm - 3.25pm Best in Show
3.30pm - Concludes

Dogs in the Park NSW will hold similar events this year including Dogs in the Park Newcastle (Oct 14) and Dogs in the Park Central Coast (Nov 17-18).

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