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.


48th National Cancelled

The GSDCA 48th National Show & Trial, scheduled for May 2021 in Sydney will NOT be held. This is due to the covid-19 uncertainty around international travel and open borders within Australia. The 48th National... Read More

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

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

48th National

scheduled for May 2022

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