17th National Welsh Corgi Speciality Show – 2017

The Welsh Corgi Club of South Australia is holding the 17th National Welsh Corgi Speciality Show sponsored by Petplan on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th June, 2017. The venue is David Roche Park, Kilburn , South Australia. The judges are Mrs Mari Carroll (USA – Brogan Kennels) for the National, with Dr Robin Herrick (USA – Beaumanor Kennels)  judging Sweepstakes.

Entries close Friday 12th May, 2017. Further details are contained in the schedule [PDF].

17th National Schedule

2016 Championship Show

Sue Hadley, our Show Secretary, recently posted the following about the 2015 Championship Show on the Corgis Down Under Group on facebook:

Looking forward to the Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria Championship Show on Saturday. Looks like a beautiful sunny day for our show, which will be held in Ring 8 on the main lawn area. Great entry of 22 Cardigans and 58 Pembrokes for our breed judge Kim Nielsen

Ring 8 is the second ring on the Westernport Hwy side of the main lawn:

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An Open Invitation

Do you want to be a Corgi Owner? Are you a Corgi Lover? Would you like to find out more about our fantastic breeds?

The Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria is holding a Championship Show on Saturday, 11th June 2016. We would love it if you could come along; entry is free and there is heaps of parking.

This is a great opportunity to talk to other Corgi enthusiasts, Corgi owners, and Corgi breeders. Find out what it means to own a Corgi, and what a Corgi expects from you.

The show is expected to run for around 2 hours and dogs of both breeds, Welsh Corgi Cardigan and Welsh Corgi Pembroke, will be on show. Exhibitors, Club Members and Members of the Club Committee (and their dogs) will be on-hand to answer questions and chat until at least 2pm.

The show starts at 10am and will be held at the State Dog Centre (KCC Park), 655 Westernport Hwy, Skye 3977 (Melways 128 J12 / https://goo.gl/maps/sz36WcvvXgD2). The show is being held in conjunction with the Working Dog Club of Victoria Championship Show. A PDF copy of this invitation is available.

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June 2016 Championship Show

The Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria is proud to release the schedule for the June 2016 Championship Show. This show will be held on Saturday, 11th June 2016 in conjunction with the Working Dog Show. The Judge is Mrs Joanne McCann (Jopearl, QLD), and entries close on Friday, 20th May 2016.

This Championship Show will be held in place of our Open Show, and is the first show that we have offered online entries for. You can enter online with Easy Dog Entries, or by mail.

The full June 2016 Championship Show Schedule (PDF) and trophy list is available as a PDF document.

June 2016 Championship Show

2015 Championship Show Update

Janice Cook, our Show Secretary, recently posted the following about the 2015 Championship Show on the Corgis Down Under Group on facebook:

I am pleased to say there is an excellent entry of 105 individual dogs. The Catalogue is now finalised and exhibit numbers should be in the post tomorrow (19 October 2015). For those who have requested to pick up their numbers on the day, I will have them ready and waiting for you.

As normal the Committee have requested an outside ring for the Show, so please remember to pack your outside showing gear. In the event that bad weather or strong winds are predicted for Saturday, 31st October we will move inside.

As soon as Dogs Victoria inform us of the ring that they have allocated us I will post another update.

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Show Sponsor:

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Show Sponsor

The Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria is proud to announce our new  Show sponsors,  Alpha Dog Beds and Love’em Liver Treats.

Alpha Dog Beds (previously Tuff Dog Beds have agreed to support our upcoming 2015 Championship Show, and our soon to be announced June 2016 Show.

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Head on over to the Tuff Dog Beds website (alphadogbeds.com.au) to check out their durable beds that come with a 100% money-back guarantee.

Love’em use the best Australian grown liver and grains from local farmers that they know and trust to make their treats.

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Dustee checks the ingredients list and does some quality control, just to make sure the other corgis will approve!

Dustee Checking the Love'em IngredientsDustee Seal of Approval for Love'em

2015 Championship Show Schedule

The Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria is proud to release the schedule for the 2015 Championship Show. This years show will be held on Saturday, 31st October 2015, and the Judge will be Mrs Patty Gailey (Triad, USA), and entries close on Thursday, 1st October 2015.

The full 2015 Championship Show Schedule (PDF) and trophy list is available as a PDF document.

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2015 Open Show

UPDATE Tuesday 5th May, 2015: Unfortunately Mr Greg Browne has had to withdraw a judge of the Open Show due to a serious medical condition. Mr Matthew Morse has kindly agreed to judge in Mr Browne’s absence this Saturday, 5th May 2015.

The Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria’s 2015 Open Show has moved back to May. The 62nd Annual Open Show will be held on Saturday, 9th May 2015; and will be held in conjunction with the 2015 Annual General Meeting. The AGM is scheduled to start at 11am, and judging of the Open Show will start at 12noon with Cardigan Dogs.

As the German Shepherd National is being held at KCC Park on the weekend of the 9th-10th May, it was decide that for this year only the Open Show will be held at the Bulla Dog Exhibition Centre.

This year’s judge is Mr Greg Browne, and entries close with Ms Sue Hadley on Friday, 17th April 2015.

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2014 Championship Show Result

The 2014 Championship Show was a great day despite some very ordinary weather!. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved: our Judges, Mr Kevin Dover and Mr Lars Saether (Sweepstakes); the exhibitors and their dogs; and, everyone who turned out to watch the proceedings.

(Best In Show, Cardigan, Pembroke, Cardigan Classes, Pembroke ClassesSweepstakes).

Best In Show

Best Exhibit In Show McCann,J & Burgess,J Ch Jopearl A Little Night Music (Pem)
RUBIS Woodward, G Ch Aberlee Take It To The Limit (Pem)
Baby Puppy Baillie, D Newpry Grace Kelly (Pem)
Minor Puppy Woodward, G Aberlee Taking It Easy (Pem)
Puppy Hutton, R&V Bojojamile Better Odds (Pem)
Junior Bethwyn Knls Bethwyn Noble Quest (Card)
Intermediate Matthews, C Ch Cormead Dirt Girl (Card)
Aust Bred [BIS] McCann,J & Burgess,J Ch Jopearl A Little Night Music (Pem)
Open [RUBIS] Woodward, G Ch Aberlee Take It To The Limit (Pem)
Veteran 7 to 10yrs Lomax, K Ch Niretha Camelots Quest (Pem)
Veteran 10yrs++ Morris,J & Stapleton,J Gr Ch Ballyheige Hot Lil Note (Card)

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2014 Championship Show Arrangements

The Welsh Corgi Club of Victoria have requested an outside ring for the 2014 (61st) Championship Show. Hopefully, we will enjoy a glorious Melbourne spring day; but it will be in the hands of the weather gods. If you are travelling any distance to the show please remember to pack your gazebo and sides.

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Update 31/10/14: Our ring allocation has changed to the Group 5 Ring – the Top Left ring in the grassed area in the photo below. Hopefully this hasn’t caused too much confusion.

Update 28/10/14: We have been allocated Outside Ring 2 at KCC Park for the Championship Show
KCC Park Ring 2 Outside