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.


Spring Edition Review Magazine

The Spring edition of the GSDCA Quarterly National Review is out now. Members should receive their copy in the mail. Past editions can be viewed here non-members can subscribe here  Read More

Hip & Elbow Stats Update

The updated statistics for the GSDCA Hip and Elbow Dysplasia Schemes are now available, current to June 2020 They can be viewed here  Read More

GSDCA Documents Update

Revised and updated documents with updates taking effect 1 July 2020 are now available. GSDCA Regulations Manual Breed Survey Manual National Show Manual National Trial Manual ZAP Character Test Manual Scale of Charges GSDCA (1... Read More

2021 National Dates

The confirmed dates for the 48th National Show and Trial are May 14, 15 & 16 2021. The venue is Erskine Park, Sydney, hosted by the GSDL. Read More

60 Day Motions approved

The GSDCA Executvie advises that the 60 day motions from the AGM held in February have all been carried, following meetings by affiliate memmber clubs. The correspondecne can be viewwed here. Read More

NBC Meeting cancelled

The GSDCA Executive advises that the annual National Breed Commission meeting, scheduled for 1st & 2nd August 2020 in Adelaide has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We hope all our members stay safe... Read More

48th National

scheduled for May 2021

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2019 National Results

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