The German Shepherd Dog Council of Australia Inc is the governing body of the German Shepherd Dog in Australia, and affiliated to the Australian National Kennel Council (ANKC).

We offer information on all facets of the German Shepherd Dog for owners, members and the general public who may own or are interested in the German Shepherd Dog breed.



As a result of the motion carried at the 2015 GSDCA AGM the ANKC have approved that a survey is conducted of all owners of registered German Shepherd Dogs to amend the current Litter Registration... Read More

GSDCA AGM documents

Documentation and the agenda for the 2016 GSDCA Annual General Meeting are now available. View the AGM Agenda View the documentation DRAFT CWA Manual and GSDCA National Show Manual – For approval at the GSDCA 2016... Read More

Uppy Collars

We refer all exhibitors to the attached information regarding the use in the show ring of an ‘Uppy Collar’. Please read the attached to ensure you are informed regarding their use. View the notice Notice... Read More

Member Club Breed Survey Procedures

The GSDCA Executive have implemented a new requirement for the conduct of Breed Surveys. This being that at all Member Club Breed Surveys, 2 breed surveyors will be present. Please read the attached information advising... Read More

Charity selected for 2016 National

The charity organisation selected by the GSDL to receive the GSD fraternity’s support at the 2016 GSDCA National Show and Trial is ST JOHN AMBULANCE AUSTRALIA (NSW). We’d like you to donate NOW. Select GIVE... Read More

2016 National

2016 logo25th - 27th March 2016
Hosted by the German Shepherd Dog League NSW
Judges: Herr Richard Brauch and Fr. Margit Van Dorssen