News, Schedule, Entries, Accommodation, etc

Its Over!

Well the 2018 is now done and dusted.  Congratulations to all of the winners!

Thanks to all of the helpers that assisted in various ways leading up to the show and the clean up afterwards. 

See you all again in Victoria on the 5, 6 & 7 April 2019 at the 47th GSDCA National GSD Show & Trial

Deadlines ….

Saturday night – Tickets still available for the Saturday Party Night with legendary band “Show Us Your Hits” making a return after a successful appearance in 2013.  Please contact the Secretary for tickets EMAIL.   Final numbers are required by COB Friday 20 April!

Breed Survey – If you intend to submit your animal to the Breed Survey on Thursday 26 April at 3 pm, your BS1 form and all relevant paperwork must be scanned and emailed to the Secretary by 3 pm Thursday 19 April EMAIL.  If you are submitting an animal and travelling from interstate remember you must have the BS4 form completed PRIOR to an animal being breed surveyed in a State other than the State of domicile for that animal. This form is to be used in conjunction with Application Form for Breed Survey (BS1).  Forms and details available here http://www.gsdcouncilaustralia.org/forms/ 

Youth Handlers Masterclass

REGISTRATION IS ESSENTIAL!

Thursday 26 April not before 4 pm, after the completion of Breed Survey at Pedigree Park.

We have four fantastic handlers lined up to work with our Youth and give them some pointers on handling the German Shepherd dog in the show ring. 

Each participant will spend approximately 10-15 minutes with each handler doing an individual, with the aim that each Handler can provided different feedback and demonstrate different techniques.  

Register by 8 pm Wednesday 25 April by contacting Andrew O’Loughlin via Facebook, Email andrew.w.oloughlin@gmail.com or Telephone/Text 0422 367 598

Remember to bring along a dog! 

Can you help……?

If you can spare some time over the National weekend CLICK HERE for further information. 

Official Entry Numbers

CONFORMATIONLSC MALES LSC FEMALESSC MALESSC FEMALESTOTAL
Baby Puppy1071735
Minor Puppy482041
Puppy34420
Junior681328
Intermediate11131952
Open10162767
4456100243443
OBEDIENCE
UDX1
CD5
CDX8
UD3
CCD14
3131
TOTAL474

Entries Extended

…….until midnight (CST) Wednesday 4 April 2018 for online entries via showmanager.com.au.  “Snail Mail” must be received by 4 April 2018 or earlier and there will be NO FURTHER EXTENSIONS!

Online entries – Sire Progeny and Breeders Group

Please note when entering via the online system that you DO NOT have to “check the boxes” to enter Sires Progeny or Breeders Group, leave these unchecked.  Entry in the Sires Progeny Parade is automatic.  For Breeders Group entries please email the Show Manager CLICK HERE.  We have requested that Showmanager remove the check boxes. 

27th – 29th April 2018 GSDCA National GSD Show & Trial

To download a copy of the Schedule CLICK HERE

To enter using the on-line system CLICK HERE – You will require your own username and password to access the “Showmanager”.   

Change of Judge for 2018 GSDCA National GSD Show & Trial

Unfortunately, the South Australian Club was advised in January that Herr Christoph Ludwig was no longer able to fulfill the appointment at the 2018 National.

He has been replaced with Herr Hans Peter Schweimer (SV) who will now be judging All Long Stock Coat Dog & Bitch Classes, Challenge Dog and Bitch Long Stock Coat and All Stock Coat Dog Classes and Challenge Dog Stock Coat.  

Accommodation

The onus is on the exhibitor to find their own accommodation. Please respect the privilege of all establishments allowing dogs on their premises by keeping noise to a minimum and picking up after your dogs. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES ARE DOGS ALLOWED INTO ANY OF THE ROOMS unless after prior arrangement with the management. 

Main accommodation venue, subject to availability, is Adelaide Shores, Military Road, WEST BEACH  SA  5024 Telephone: 08 8355 7360. 

The Comfort Inn Haven Marina has pet friendly rooms 6-10 Adelphi Terrace, GLENELG  SA  5045  WEBSITE 

Other accommodation can be located using booking.com  or Stayz   (search on West Beach).