Class Details

New classes for both puppies and older dogs start every first Tuesday of the month from February to October (Puppy class in November only). The official classes and class times are as follows:

Tuesday nights- 6.30-7.15pm; Basic Obedience 1 (first 4 weeks) and Puppy Class

                            7.45-8.30pm; Basic Obedience 2 (last 4 weeks)

                            7.45-8.30pm; Fun class. For all members who have completed Basic 1 and 2. This class covers a broad and varied range of activities that you can do with your dog, including: Agility, Obedience, Games, Nosework, Tricks and anything else the trainers can think of.

Bookings are essential. To book, please send an email to [email protected]

Monday nights- 6.00pm; Instructor training for instructors only

                           6.30pm; Competition training for all members who wish to train their dog to a desired level of obedience or agility. This time slot is not structured and is open to all those who wish to compete and work with other members. Please note that you require your instructor's approval to attend Monday nights.

Thursday and Saturday nights- Competition training. Please note that you require your instructor's approval to attend competition training.

Sunday mornings- Tracking training. If you are interested in tracking/track & search, please talk to your instructor to see if you are eligible to attend this training.

Additional classes (e.g. Rally-O and scentwork) as well as obedience, agility and tracking seminars will be offered throughout the year where possible.

 

Fees

The following fees for courses and training were adopted at the Annual General Meeting of Rockhampton Dog Obedience Club Inc held on 20 October 2021.

  • The Puppy Class Course is $130.00 for the 4 week course. Includes Dual Membership + Treat pouch (worth $38)
  • The Basic Obedience Course is $170.00 for the 8 week course. Includes Dual Membership + Treat pouch (worth $38). If graduating from puppy to basic class the fee is reduced to $85 (half price).
  • Fun class is $10.00/night
  • Monday nights competition training is $10.00/dog for those who do not attend Tuesday night classes. It is free for those who do attend Tuesday classes. 

Membership renewal fees for 2021/22 for returning members (puppy and basic obedience includes your membership fee):

Single Membership :          $40.00

Dual Membership    :          $50.00

Junior membership  :          $10.00. 

Clarification of age of Junior is 10 to 17 years of age inclusive in accordance with Dogs Queensland Rules and Rockhampton Dog Obedience Club Inc Rules.

 

Membership Form

Please click here to download the 2021/22 Membership Form. Please fill this out and bring it with you on the first time you come to class. Copies are also available at the clubhouse.  

 

Additional requirements

Additional COVID-19 precautions have been implemented by the club. As per the Dogs Queensland policy published on 3 December 2021, only fully vaccinated persons will be permitted to enter or attend an event or class at RDOC. Any persons who have an exemption from vaccination on genuine medical grounds should contact the Dogs Queensland Office directly.  Please note that children under the age of 16 are exempt. Anyone entering or attending a RDOC event or class agrees to the following conditions:

  • I agree to check-in via the Queensland Government ‘Check In Qld’ App every time I attend a RDOC event/class.
  • I note the provisions above in regards to being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter any Dogs Queensland or RDOC event/class and confirm that I am fully vaccinated.
  • I note that by entering any Dogs Queensland or RDOC event/class, I accept checks may be conducted on entry or throughout the event to verify my COVID-19 vaccination status

Contact Details

Rockhampton Dog Obedience Club
Rockhampton, QLD, Australia
Email : [email protected]