About the Event

Join us for Big Dog Day Out, a day filled with tail-wagging excitement and activities to delight both dogs and their owners.  Whether you have a playful pup, a seasoned senior, or a curious canine companion, there's something for everyone at this paw-some event.

Date: 14 April 2024
Time: 9am-1pm
Location: Novara Foreshore Reserve

Activities Include:

  • Dog Obedience Training
  • Pet Products and Market Stalls
  • Responsible Dog Ownership Info and Giveaways
  • Safe Surrender Information
  • Canine Agility Course
  • Roving Doggy Photo Booth
  • Dog Competitions with prizes

Competition Categories:
Please register by 10.30am at the City of Mandurah Marquee

  • Pitch Perfect (Crooner)
  • Diva Doggy (Blingiest)
  • Golden Oldie (Sweetest)
  • Look a Likes (Twinniest)
  • Doggies Got Talent (Best Dog Trick)

Plus, there's even more fun for the whole family:

  • Live Music
  • Food Vendors
  • Roving Fairy with Dog Companion
  • Doggie Face Painting
  • Doggie Inspired Crafts and Sensory Play

Event Information:

  • Dogs must be on a 2m lead and under control at all times
  • Dogs requiring muzzles by law must wear them during the event
  • Please clean up after your dog and use the bins provided
  • Novara Foreshore Reserve offers ACROD parking, accessible toilets, and pathways
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  • Please bring a can of dog food to donate to K9 Rescue

Mark your calendars and get ready to experience a celebration of our furry friends, mingle with pet lovers, and enjoy a barking good time!

The City of Mandurah has partnered with K9 Rescue Group, Number 1 Australia, and The Peel Produce Market.





Type of Event

Community Event