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Winter International Committee

The Winter International Committee is:

Mr Lance Heilmann (Chairman), Mrs Pauline Brennan-Lim (Secretary), Mr Peter Thompson (Convenor), Mr David Johnson, Mr Joy Lim, Mr John Rice and Ms Shontelle Davies.

Once again in 2017, the Winter International will be supporting two very worthy Charities, with "PINK DAY" on the Saturday supporting BREAST CANCER NETWORK AUSTRALIA and "BLUE DAY" on the Sunday supporting BEYOND BLUE.

About Dogs SA Winter International

The Dogs SA Winter International is the Premier Three Day, Three Show weekend in South Australia. The Show is run for Dogs SA by the Winter International Committee. Our Major Sponsor is ADVANCE, along with PLUSH PUPPY, TOTAL ANIMAL LOGISTICS, The Complete Canine Company, Puddleby Art, Ingrid Matschke Photography, Dog News Australia, Easy Dog Entries, Alpha Dog Beds and K9Online. Our panel of nine International Judges will officiate at:

  • Three All Breeds Championship Shows
  • Eight Group/Breed Specialty Shows
  • The South Australian leg of "The Amish Challenge" sponsored by Cordmaker Kennels
  • The "Total Animal Logistics" Breeders Teams Sweepstakes
  • Veteran and Neuter Sweepstakes
  • The "Estrela Shield" for Junior Showmanship - 2 Heats and a Final, plus a Saturday Workshop

June 02 - 04
2017

David Roche Park
Adelaide

3 All Breeds Shows
8 Specialty Shows

9 International
Judges

Mr Chua Ming Kok

Singapore

Mr Jose M Doval

Spain

Mr Steven Gladstone

United States of America

Mrs Carol Graham

Canada

Mr Chien-Wei Tang (Jamy)

Taiwan

Ms Keiko Kawada

Japan

Mrs Ainslie Mills

Canada

Mr Daniel Ceres Rubio

Brazil

Ms Yoko Koda

Japan

Events Schedule

The Friday Winter International All Breeds Championship Show commences in Rings 1 - 8. The Terrier Club of SA Championship Show commences in Ring 9 in reverse alphabetical order. Note: The Terrier Group will be judged in Ring 8 all weekend for the Winter International.

Group 1: Keiko Kawada; Group 2: Ainslie Mills; Group 3A: Jose Doval Sanchez; Group 3B: Chien-Wei Tang Group 4: Steve Gladstone; Group 5: Yoko Koda; Group 6: Daniel Ceres Rubio; Group 7: Carol Graham; General Specials: Yoko Koda

Terrier Club Judge: Chua Ming Kok

During the Lunch break, Veteran Sweepstakes will be judged in Ring 1, followed by Neuter Sweepstakes. Judge is Mrs Carol Graham.
Judging recommences in all rings through to the end of Group Specials. General Specials will commence in Ring 1 approx 10 minutes after the end of the last Group Specials has concluded. Best in Show for the Terrier Club of SA will be judged after the Terrier Group for the Winter International has concluded.

Junior Showmanship Heat 1 for the Estrala Shield commences at 08:15am. The Saturday Winter International All Breeds Championship Show commences at 09:00am in Rings 1 - 8. The Pug Club of SA Championship Show commences in Ring 9 at 09:00am, followed by the Samoyed Club of SA Championship Show.

Group 1: Jose Doval Sanchez; Group 2: Carol Graham; Group 3A: Ainslie Mills; Group 3B: Daniel Ceres Rubio Group 4: Chien-Wei Tang; Group 5: Chua Ming Kok; Group 6: Steve Gladstone; Group 7: Keiko Kawada; General Specials: Daniel Ceres Rubio

Pug and Samoyed Clubs Judge: Yoko Koda

During the Lunch break, The "Total Animal Logistics" Breeders Teams Sweepstakes will be judged in Ring 3 and 4. Judge for the event is Mrs Carol Graham.

Judging recommences in all rings through to the end of Group Specials. General Specials will commence in Ring 1 approx 10 minutes after the end of the last Group Specials has concluded. The Chihuahua Club Show will be judged in The Hall, commencing at 4:00pm. The Irish Wolfhound Club Show will be judged in Ring 4 after the completion of the Hound Group. The Dobermann Club Show will be judged in Ring 6 after the completion of the Utility Group. The actual starting time will also depend on the availability of the Judge after completing their Group assignment for the day.

Chihuahua Club Judge: Yoko Koda; Irish Wolfhound Judge: Ainslie Mills; Dobermann Judge: Chien-Wei Tang

Junior Showmanship Heat 2 for the Estrala Shield commences at 08:15am. The Sunday Winter International All Breeds Championship Show commences at 09:00am in Rings 1 - 8. The Labrador Club of SA Championship Show commences in Ring 9 at 09:00am.

Group 1: Carol Graham; Group 2: Chien-Wei Tang; Group 3A: Chua Ming Kok; Group 3B: Yoko Koda Group 4: Daniel Ceres Rubio; Group 5: Steve Gladstone; Group 6: Keiko Kawada; Group 7: Ainslie Mills; General Specials: Ainslie Mills

Labrador Retriever Judge: Jose Doval Sanchez

Heat 1 (Judge: Keiko Kawada) and Heat 2 (Judge: Chua Ming Kok) of the Amish Challenge will take place in Rings 3 and 6. Four Finalists will be selected from each heat to compete in the final to be held immediately prior to general Specials. The final of the Estrela Shield for Junior Showmanship will take place in Ring 1.

Judging recommences in all rings through to the end of Group Specials. General Specials will commence in Ring 1 approx 10 minutes after the end of the Amish Challenge, which will be held 10 minutes after the last Group Specials has concluded. Amish Challenge Final Judges: Chien-Wei Tang, Keiko Kawada, Chua Ming Kok. The British Bulldog Club Show will be judged in Ring 7 after the conclusion of Non Sporting Group. The actual starting time will also depend on the availability of the Judge after completing his Group assignment for the day.

British Bulldog Judge: Chien-Wei Tang

Important Dates

SCHEDULE Publication Month Dogs SA Journal, March 2017
Entry Closing Date Friday 5th May 2017
CaTALOGUE aDVERTISING Bookings Close Friday 28th April 2017
Artwork Deadline Friday 12th May 2017
Marquee Site Applications Application Deadline Friday 12th May 2017, unless booked out prior

Partner Club Schedules

Sponsorship

Event FAQs

The Schedule

As well as being able to be downloaded from this website, the Winter International Schedule is published in the March edition of the Dogs SA Journal. It is also available to be downloaded as a PDF file from the Dogs SA website and the Winter International Facebook page. It is also published in Dog News Australia and K9Online. Partner Club Schedules are published in the Dogs SA Journal and Club Websites/Facebook Pages and can also be downloaded from this website. Go to the Schedules Page for access to all Schedules as they are published.

Marquee Hire

When it is intended to book and erect a commercial marquee, an application must be made to the Dogs SA office for any show. Go to their website. Refer to downloads for “Commercial Marquee Procedure” for an application which must be lodged no less than 10 working days prior to the event. The booking must be made on the site plan – Refer to downloads for “Commercial marquee site plan” and accompanied by the non-refundable prescribed fee of $50.00. Dogs SA Office Enquiries to Hayley Prior on 0883494797.

All Bookings of and payment for Marquees, must be done direct with the Commercial Marquee Hire Companies.

Dogs SA Website Link

WINTER INTERNATIONAL Entry Methods

Exhibitors are able to enter the three Winter International All Breeds Championship Shows online via EASY DOG ENTRIES or post paper entries to the Convenor. South Australian Exhibitors may hand their entries direct to the Convenor Peter Thompson at Shows.

BREED CLUB ENTRIES

Exhibitors are able to enter all Breed Club Shows either ONLINE or postally to the address in the Breed Club Schedules

Setting up Times and Security

Private Gazebos can be set up on the Thursday morning as soon as the gates are open, around 7AM but check the Winter International Facebook page during the few days prior for updates. There will be Security on the Grounds Thursday through to Saturday nights. The Gates will remain open until approx 8pm on the Thursday to allow for late set up. Please note that all items are left on the grounds at your own risk.

Unfortunately due to lack of suitable facilities, Camping is not allowed on David Roche Park. However, there are several Caravan Parks around Adelaide that are Dog Friendly. There are also Holiday Houses and some Motels that will allow Dogs in Trailers. Do a Google search on Dog Friendly Accommadation in Adelaide for options.

Event Location

David Roche Park
Cromwell Road, Kilburn
South Australia
Phone: 0408806464
Email: winterinternat@adelaide.on.net