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.


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 Show & Trial Schedule

The schedule for the 44th GSDCA National German Shepherd Dog Show & Trial, to be held on 25-27th March 2016 can be viewed here. read all the details of the event here. Also visit the... Read More

WUSV Meeting minutes

For anyone interested in the WUSV meeting, held in conjunction with the Sieger show 2015, the minutes are now available here Vince Tantaro and Robyn Knuckey represented Australia at this meeting. Read More

Notice to all GSDCA Specialist Judges

The 2015 GSDCA Judges Committee Meeting discussed the matter of oversize dogs with regard to awarding of GSDCA grading’s. It was resolved that all GSDCA Specialist Judges and Judges participating in the GSDCA Judges Extension... Read More

2016 National

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