Sydney Dog Lovers’ Festival is back!

Sydney Dog Show 2022

The Dog Lovers Festival is an annual event that takes place in Sydney, Australia, and is a must-attend for all canine enthusiasts. This festival is returning to Sydney on August 26th and 27th, 2023, with over 800 canines set to converge at the Sydney Showground.

The main aim of the festival is to educate, entertain, and inspire dog lovers, and it does this through a range of activities and events. One of the biggest highlights of the festival is the ADVANCETM Stage, where renowned speakers and performers will take to the stage. This year, the lineup includes popular Australian children’s TV show characters Bluey and Bingo, as well as talks by celebrated science communicator Dr. Karl Kruszelnicki and animal trainer Luke Hura.

Another exciting feature of the festival is the AntinolĀ® DockDogs splash zone, where impressive canines compete in various competitions. These competitions include big air, extreme vertical, and speed retrieve, and are sure to leave you in awe of these talented dogs.

In addition to this, the VitaPet Arena will feature demonstrations from Farmer Dave Graham and his “Extreme High Jumping Dogs,” as well as displays of skill and stamina by Kelly Gill, Dr. Katrina Warren, and The Wonderdogs. The Agility Dog Club of NSW will also showcase talented agility dogs, and the Frizgility sport will be featured.

But that’s not all! The Lyka Pat-A-Pooch Zone offers a space to interact with dogs of different breeds, including Australian Shepherds, Border Collies, German Shepherds, and Yorkshire Terriers. This zone is perfect for those who just want to cuddle up with some furry friends and enjoy their company.

Overall, the Dog Lovers Festival promises to be a weekend of fun and entertainment for all ages. So whether you’re a dog owner or just love spending time with dogs, this festival is not to be missed! You can find more information about the festival on their official website at