Paws at the Park is more than markets - we have a full schedule of exciting talks, demos and activities for you and your pup. Whether you're keen to enter our best dressed competition, learn how to make a flower crown for your pup or chill out with some doga - Paws at the Park has something for you.




MC Ange Anderson

Our MC will welcome you to Paws at the Park. Ange Anderson is the bubbly newsreader on Nova 106.9's “Ash, Kip and Luttsy” breakfast show. She’s also a huge dog lover and mum to Arlo a long haired German Shepherd. Outside the radio studio, her favourite place to hang out is Currimundi dog beach on the Sunshine Coast.

Sled Dog Racing, queensland style


Northern Exposure Gig Racing Club

Sled dog racing can be a recreational activity or a competitive sport for the whole family. Learn more about this exciting sport.



1:10 - 1:20PM

Frontier Pets

Hear about putting the common sense back into feeding your dog a biologically appropriate diet.

Santa's arrival


Northern Exposure Gig Racing Club

Welcome Santa to Paws at the Park, as his sleigh arrives with a team of NEGRC trained dogs.



Why Natural?


Purely Yours

Having two Toy Poodles with a host of skin troubles over the years, Purely Yours dedicated their time to develop a Pet range that reduced visits to the vet and more importantly, made dogs (and their people) happy! 

Natasha from PY will tell you why natural is the best choice for your dogs.





Christmas super foods for your pets


Bow Wow Chow

Learn how to make a Christmas inspired meal for your pup with the owner of treat business Bow Wow Chow.



11:30 - 11:45AM

Empower Assistance Dogs

Empower Assistance Dogs are the only Australian government certified organisation to train all three service dog categories – guide, hearing and assistance dogs. Watch Tracey demo how these dogs are trained to assist the disabled.



Flower crown classes


Crown of Eden

Join Crown of Eden to learn how to make a flower crown for your pup. All profits donated to AWLQ.

Doga (Dog Yoga)

10:00 - 10:30AM

Hot Tropical Yoga

Let's get down, dog! Join Hot Tropical Yoga for a fun and interactive yoga for dogs class. Just $10 adult and $5 child with proceeds supporting AWLQ.

SMS your name and dogs name to Michelle 0402 717 742 to register your interest.

BYO towel or yoga mat.

Doggie Competitions

12:00 - 1:00PM

Paws at the Park

Enter your pup in our on-stage doggie competitions to win amazing prizes!

12pm: Best trick
12:20pm: Best dressed big dog
12:40pm: Best dressed small dog

Be by the stage when each category is announced to enter.


Santa photos


Tails Photography

Get a photo of your pup with the big man himself - Santa Clause!
All profits donated to AWLQ.