2024 Dog Trial Dates

January

Tenterfield Show Trial, Friday, 26 January, start time 11am.

Feature Open Trial only, entry fee $25 - limit of three entries per competitor.

1st $250,  2nd $150,  3rd $100,  4th $75 &  5th $25. Encouragement Award

Entries to Kim on 0448 673 373 or  email tenterfieldshow@outlook.com

CLOSING DATE : 19th JANUARY

 

February

 

March

Dorrigo, 16 -17 March.

Maiden, Novice, Open, Encouragement and Under 16 trials. Entries close 9 March 2024. Numbers may be restricted depending on entries. 

Dorrigo Showgrounds in the undercover arena. 6.30am start both days.

Entries to tamalee443@bigpond.com, entries should be paid before the closing date. Stewards: Paul Dawson 0458 278 117, Graham Langham 0409 996 206, Sally Duckett 6657 5241.

Powered camping sites $25 night, unpowered sites $20 a night. 

Dorrigo Entry Form (new)

 

April

Woolbrook 6-7 April

Maiden, novice and open trials. Entries close 22 March. Enquiries to Nathan Brown on 0473 878 144.

Woolbrook entry form

 

Bonalbo Show Trial, 12 April.

Maiden, novice and open events.

Entries close Friday 5 April. Entries limited to five per competitor. No late entries will be accepted. Dog owners need to be a full or day member of the NSWWSDA or an affiliated association.

Entries to Merlene Allen phone 0447 653 202.

Bonalbo Dog Trial program

 

Stroud Saturday 20th

M/N in conjunction & Open events

Text or phone entries to Brett Thompson 0408688482

Entries close Friday 19th 

 

Coolah 26-28 April  contact Ben Grady 0498105147

Coolah entry form

Dungowan 28th April  sheep handling contact Jan Hahn 67694338

 

May

Ashford 4-5 May

Maiden, Novice and Open trials. Open to be run on Saturday, with the final under lights on Saturday night. Maiden and novice on Sunday. 

Nominations Close 30th April 2024. Nominations to be paid via direct debit.

Program and nominiation form.

 

Wiangaree 18-19 May POSTPONED 

Due to the ongoing wet weather and the condition of the grounds, the organising committee has postponed the event.

The new date for the event is 14 and 15 September (tentative).

 

Armidale 24-26 May

Victor Moar Feature Maiden, Novice, Open and Teams dog trials.

The event will kick off at 2pm Friday, 24 May, with round one of the open dog trial.

The Feature Maiden and Novice trial could possibly start Saturday afternoon depending on entries.

The Teams trial will be held on Saturday evening from about 6pm. (Teams of two handlers/one dog per handler. Open to all classes, subject to entries and time.) 

Entries close Wednesday, 15 May, 2024. No entries will be accepted after this date. Payment due with entries.

For further details see the entry form below.

Armidale entry form

 

Dungowan 25th May   Cattle Handling contact Jan Hahn 67694338

 

White Park (SCONE) 31 May - 2 June   POSTPONED

 

 

June

Gunnedah, 8 - 10 June (long weekend).

Maiden, Novice, and Open events as well as a Bush Dog Trial. Yard dog trials will also be run at the venue.

Canteen operating throughout the weekend, with dinner Friday (Railway Hotel) and Saturday nights.

Camping fees will apply.

Entries close 1 June. For further information contact Emily Wall on 0419 705 772 or email gunnedahdogtrial@gmail.com

Entry form              Event flyer

Piallamore 22nd June   sheep handling contact Jan Hahn 67694338

July

Australian Titles, St George, Queensland 4 - 7 July.

Open, novice and maiden events as well as State of Origin teams trial.

Trialing starts 6am Thursday, 4 July.

Nominations $40 for open, $30 for novice and $20 for maiden. Nominations close 21 June - no late entries accepted. Noms and camping fee ($25) to be paid on entry.

For all enquiries contact Scott Wilson on 0497 270 477, Kym Wilson on 0437 991 574 or email stgeorgecattledogtrial@outlook.com

Event flyer      Australian Titles entry form

 

Casino Heritage Trial and NSW Championships 19 - 21 July.

Richmond Valley Council Presents Casino NSW Championships

Casino Engineering NSW Open John Gould Memorial 1st place $5000 + perpetual trophy.

Parker and Kissane NSW Novice 1st place $1000 + trophy

Casino Vet Clinic NSW Maiden 1st place $800 +trophy.

Northern Rivers Vet Service Sire Shoot Out 1st place $2000 + free semen collection and freeze from Northern Rivers Vet Service.

 

Moonbi 20th July  sheep handling contact Jan Hahn 67694338

August

2024 North Coast Futurity and Debry and Training Day, Rappville 17 and 18 August

Futurity and Derby will be run on Saturday, 17 August, with both events to be run over three rounds.

A training day for existing, new and potential cattle dog triallers will be held on Sunday, 18 August.

Registrations for the Futurity close 30 June 2024. To be eligible for the Futurity dogs must be under two-years-of age on 30 June 2024 to qualify. 

To enter the Derby, your dog must have been registered for last year's Futurity.

Futurity registration form

 

Loomberah 17th August  cattle handling contact Jan Hahn 67694338

Maclean 31st August  and 1st September

Further details to follow

 

September

Bonalbo 7-8 September

Further details to follow

Wiangaree 14-15 September

Further details to follow

Bingara 21 - 22 September

Further details to follow

Nundle 21st September  Pup challenge grand final with sheep contact Jan Hahn 67694338 for both days

Nundle 22nd September  3 sheep practise and members only trial

October

Daruka 12th October  sheep handling contact Jan Hahn 67694338

November

Nowendoc 2 - 3 November

Further details to follow

December

Please note

It is the responsibility of event organisers to ensure details on the calendar and event listings are correct. If details change or are incorrect, please advise secretary@nswworkingstockdogs.org.au asap. Also, for events run in conjunction please advise i.e., M/N or N/O, otherwise it may be presumed events are being run separately. Also, what finals are being run. Thank you.

It is the responsibility of trial organisers to send results. See our trial organisers page for templates and more.

VIEW QLD TRIAL DATES HERE

Please note

It is the responsibility of event organisers to ensure details on the calendar and event listings are correct. If details change or are incorrect, please advise secretary@nswworkingstockdogs.org.au asap. Also, for events run in conjunction please advise i.e., M/N or N/O, otherwise it may be presumed events are being run separately. Also, what finals are being run. Thank you.

It is the responsibility of trial organisers to send results. See our trial organisers page for templates and more.

VIEW QLD TRIAL DATES HERE