Australian Working Dog Rescue


Royal ICC (Ground Level)


Timetable to be announced in 2017.

Australian Working Dog Rescue is a non profit charitable institution whose primary function is to save working Dog breeds from being euthanised in council pounds and shelters and find new homes for them.

In 2017 the Australian Working Dog Rescue team and their celebrity ambassadors will be showcasing their incredible talents!

Below is a snapshot of what this amazing Rescue Group has to offer at our Show:

  • Free Dog Behaviour Advice – ask our dog behaviour experts about your dogs behaviour.
  • Meet the current MDBA Master Rescuers of the year – AWDRI Founders Di & Carey Edwards.
  • Learn all about training a real working Sheep Dog.
  • Meet AWDRI ambassador Nimble the Kelpie.
  • Meet AWDRI ambassador and international model Lauren Vickers.
  • Learn how to become a volunteer and help save lives!
  • Find out about the release of our upcoming book through ABC Books and Harper Collins.
  • Watch some of our Dogs and the awesome tricks they perform.

AWDRI operates in each state and territory of Australia and has one of the widest networks for animal rescue in the world. Come and chat to some of thier friendly volunteers and co-ordinators, who rescue, foster and adopt out working breed Dogs and find out how you could be a part of it all!