Gippsland Obedience Dog Club (GODC) 

-- Scent Work Trial

2022 Scent Work Trial
Sunday, October 23


  1. Closing date for entries is Thursday, 13 October
  2. Event will be conducted under any COVID-19 conditions active at the time


Venue: Old Gippstown (Gippsland Heritage Park), 211 Lloyd St, Moe 3825

Check In and Briefing:

  • Novice
    Check In = 7:45am-8:15am
    Briefing   = 8:30am
    Judging   = 9:00am
  • Advanced/Excellent
    Check In = 11:15am-11:45am
    Briefing   = 12:00pm
    Judging   = 12:30pm


Judge Element
Angela Hervey-Tennyson Novice Exterior-Birch
Talia Duell Novice Vehicle-Birch
Sonja Needs Advanced Interior-Clove/Anise
Tammy Beattie Advanced Containers-Clove/Anise
Angela Hervey-Tennyson Excellent Interior-Cypress/Clove/Anise

The club reserves the right to add elements or alter the judges as may be necessary.

Entry Fees: $15 per element

Online Entries (only): K9 Entries

Entries will be limited to 80 dogs per judge.
If a ballot is necessary, it will be conducted at GODC Inc, on Saturday, 16 October. Results will be available at Vic Scent Facebook.

Please note that there are no additions or alterations once catalogue is complete. No refunds for dogs that do not attend or are scratched after close of entries. Catalogues will be available at Scent Work Information a few days before the trial. With an addendum to it after the Bairnsdale Trial on 19 March.

Enquiries: Elspeth Stevens, Trial Secretary, via phone 0417 581 384 (not after 9pm), or email [email protected].


Catering: There is catering for judges and stewards only. However, there is a café, and all meals can be made takeaway if you wish (menu will be in catalogue). Additionally, McDonald’s is located next door.

Judging of Excellent may commence later to allow judge to have lunch.

Presentations: To be held at completion of trial. If time permits Novice may be held earlier. If not, cards may be collected (if necessary) after judges have had time to complete and sign off cards.

Note: It is not appropriate to train at the location two weeks prior to the trial date.

Greyhound sniffing eclair
  Any dog would love this sort of scent work!
  Photo courtest (Ron Lach)

Snoop doing scentwork
Snoop doing scent work

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