Main Stage


Ground Level


9:30am – 5pm daily.

The 2019 Melbourne Dog Lovers Show presents the all-new Main Stage with a wide array of talented speakers, new content and our all-time favourites!

Get expert tips for a healthier, happier Dog with free talks on the stage from experts including the newest Bondi Vet
Dr Danni Dusek, Dr Katrina Warren, Kelly Gill and the incredible Wonderdogs. More exciting presenters to be announced early 2019!

We welcome the following presenters and look forward to announcing our new talent and program in February 2019.

Dr Katrina Warren, Kelly Gill & the Wonderdogs

Popular television vet, Dr Katrina Warren has teamed up with professional trainer, Kelly Gill and the Wonderdogs; a team of impeccably trained chocolate border collies. The Wonderdogs are seasoned performers and have appeared with Katrina on the Today Show, Morning Show, Funniest Home Videos, Saturday Disney and Talk to the Animals. They have also starred in numerous TV commercials and feature films and it’s a very rare opportunity to see them all perform here at the Melbourne Dog Lovers Show.


Dr Danni Dusek – The newest Bondi Vet!

We are very excited to introduce one of the newly announced Bondi Vets, Dr Danni Dusek.




Dr Lisa Chimes

Dr Lisa Chimes is an emergency and critical care Veterinarian at the Small Animal Specialist Hospital (SASH) and has been a welcome addition to Australian homes since 2008, with her TV presence on Bondi Vet and more recently, Dr. Lisa to the Rescue on the Nine Network.
Well loved by the media, Lisa has made appearances on The Project, Sunrise, Ten News, The Nine Network’s Mornings, Studio 10, Today Extra and Kyle and Jackie O, as well as various newspapers, magazine and radio appearances.
Lisa is also a published author, with children’s books ‘My First Puppy’ and ‘My First Kitten’, as well as being a long-term ambassador for Boehringer Ingelheim’s Spectra, Real Pet Food Company and the Animal Welfare League.
Lisa lives in Sydney with her husband Brad, their three children Hudson, Darcie and Spencer and their two cavalier cross poodles, Nelson and Lucas.

MC: Brodie Young

Brodie is returning to the Melbourne Dog Lovers Show in his new role as MC on the Main Stage. Brodie has developed a reputation as a vibrant, energetic and enthusiastic MC by securing TV hosting and acting roles on-ground sports host, television commercials and radio announcements all around Australia.