Tracking Information Night

The sport of tracking is open to all dogs (pedigree and mixed-breeds) from 6 months old.  No prior training is required. This sport is a great way to put your dog’s keen sense of smell to the test. This information session will give handlers a general introduction to the dog sport of tracking including how a trial is run.  Our team of handlers will step you through how to get started, demonstrate some basic training techniques and the importance of team building.Monday, 16 September at 6 pm$15 per person (includes tea/coffee and hand-outs)Cairns City Kennel Club, 1 Quigley Street, Cairns(behind Showground Shopping Centre)Please leave your dogs at home this timeThis initial information session will be followed up by a 2 day workshop planned for 12 and 13 October.  More information regarding this workshop will be available at a later date.Please make your payment directly to Cairns City Kennel Club before

Breed Numbers July 2019

Download a copy by clicking the link below: Cairns Show Association – Friday, 19 July 2019 Cairns City Kennel Club – Saturday, 20 July 2019 Mareeba & District Kennel Assoc – Saturday, 20 July 2019 Cairns City Kennel Club – Sunday, 21 July 2019

2019 Cairns Ag Show

The Cairns Show, on Friday 19 July, comes with some unique challenges because of the high number of spectators.  All exhibitors are reminded of the following special arrangements for this day. General matters: Smoking is only permitted in designated smoking areas. No alcohol. The show grounds are a licensed venue and alcohol can only be consumed at the licensed bars. Judging will be suspended from 12pm to 1pm for the agility demonstration. Numbers and pass out stamps will be issued on entry. Please do not enter the assembly area until the previous group has vacated and your group is called. There is ample time between groups. Dogs are not permitted in the club house or canteen at any time. Trolley space and gazebos: So that the general public and exhibitors have ample room to move around the grounds on the day, there are restrictions on trolley parking and where gazebos

Breed Numbers – May long weekend shows

Breed numbers for the Cairns City Kennel Club and Mareeba District Kennel Club shows: 4 May 2019 – CCKC Breed Numbers 4 May 2019 – MDKC Breed Numbers 5 May 2019 – CCKC Breed Numbers 5 May 2019 – MDKC Breed Numbers 6 May 2019 – CCKC Breed Numbers

Obedience/Agility Trial Catalogues Now Available

Catalogues with running order are now available for this weekend’s obedience and agility trial: CCKC Obedience and Rally Friday 26-04-2019 CCKC Agility and Jumping Saturday 27-04-2019 CCKC Obedience and Rally Saturday 27-04-2019 CCKC Agility, Jumping and Games Sunday 28-04-2019

Trivia Night – fundraiser for Townsville flood relief fund

Many of our canine community were affected by the recent flooding in Townsville.  As a show of support, the CCKC will be hosting a Trivia Night to raise funds for the Dogs Queensland Townsville flood relief fund. Great prizes available. When: Saturday, 2 March 2019, at 6:30pm Where: CCKC Club House, Quigley St, Cairns Cost: $20 per person including supper. Soft drinks available for sale, BYO alcohol (please drink responsibly) Tables of 6 available To reserve your table contact Gordon via email on

CCKC Annual General Meeting

A reminder to members of the Cairns City Kennel Club Inc that the 2019 Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at the club grounds on Quigley Street, Cairns. The evening starts at 6:00 pm with a social BBQ followed by the AGM at 7:00 pm. The following documents can be downloaded: CCKC AGM Notice. List of 2019 Office Bearer Nominations Membership Application Form