What's News - Updates about events and actions



  Welcome to a new page designed to keep members up to date on happenings and
actions occurring in the Griffon World. 
Stay tuned for our next Get Together details
Our Christmas Get Together will be held on Sunday December 9th. 2018
Venue: The State Dog Park 
655 Westernport Highway, Skye
Full details of the day are below. Our club will be part of this HUGE day
and we will have an area for
Griffon owners to meet and greet and have some fun games on the day. 

It's the Year of the Dog....  and we celebrate the contribution of our four-legged friends and the social benefits of having a dog as part of the family. 

WHEN:    Sunday 9 December 2018
WHERE:  KCC Park – 655 Westernport Highway Skye
TIME:     10.30am to 4pm
ENTRY:   Free
Grab your canine and human friends, meet fellow dog lovers and share a great day out!  All dogs are welcome, on their lead at all times please.   Bring a picnic or there will be a selection of food vans onsite. 
This pawtastic event has plenty of entertainment and activities for pooches and their human companions to enjoy:     
  • Breed and Club displays
  • Meet the Breeds
  • Dog sport demonstrations and dog shows
  • Canine Christmas Market
  • Fun competition
  • Lure coursing and tunnelling
  • Free Kids activities
  • Raffle & Lucky draws
Come along and discover all about purebred dogs and the fun activities you can enjoy with your dog. If you are interested in a particular breed of dog, our members are happy to lend their expertise and answer any questions and give advice on responsible dog ownership and the dog that best suits your family.

We welcome Dogs Victoria Patron, Mr Peter Hitchener OAM, Newsreader for Channel Nine News to the event.   And we are excited to announce Mr Hitchener will be our guest judge for the Dogs Victoria Fun Competition.  Pooches can put their best paw forward for a chance to win the title of:

  • Most Talented Dog
  • Best Groomed Dog
  • Waggiest Tail
  • Best Paw Shaker

And there will also be prizes awarded to the winners of the ‘Doggie and Owner Look-a-like’ and ‘Most Fabulous Family’   

And we acknowledge our gratitude to Peter Hitchener in donating the Grand prize in the Dogs Victoria Mega Raffle.  We are pleased to announce the INCREDIBLE PRIZE Of 


A one hour afternoon tour of the Channel 9 News Studios followed by Afternoon Tea with Peter and photo opportunities. (guests must be over the age of 16) 



































Contact Details


 President - Mrs Beth Canavan p[email protected]

Secretary -Mrs Robin Simpson [email protected]

0409 255 369

         Puppy enquiries - Beth Canavan [email protected]

03 5664 1275