Each meeting of the Obedience and Tracking Committee is held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:30pm at the Amenities Building Bill Spilstead Complex for Canine Affairs 44 Luddenham Road, Orchard Hills.

For more information contact Dogs NSW on (02) 9834 3022 or email 

Obedience & Tracking Committee contacts:

  • Maria Wheeler, Board Appointed Chair - 9628 6716 or 0409 988 901
  • Anne Howard, Treasurer & Tracking Rep - 0409 242 827
  • Vicki Etherington OAM, Elected Member - 0418 226 915
  • Wendy Donohue, Elected Member - 0412 375 024
  • Beryl Rand, Elected Member - 0408 974 300
  • Louise Patterson, Elected Member - 02 9831 8656
  • John Spiteri, Elected Member - 0418 228 509
  • Tiki Friezer, Elected Member

Committee Mission Statement:

  • Monitor the organisation of Obedience Trials and Tracking Trials and ensure that they are conducted in accordance with the Regulations.
  • Allocate and amend Trial dates.
  • Make recommendations for amendments to the Trial Regulations.
  • Consider reports of Trial Representatives.
  • Refer incidents reported at Trials by the Trial Representatives to the Secretary, the Board or the Affiliate concerned as appropriate.
  • Conduct State and National Obedience Trials as required by the Board.
  • Provide advice and guidance to the Affiliates on Trial regulations and all other matters relating to Obedience and Tracking.
  • Manage all issues relating to Obedience and Tracking which are not specifically assigned to another committee.

Policy Document

  • Download the Policy document as a pdf document.


  • Refer to ANKC Website for Rules for Obedience, Tracking and Endurance.
  • Download the Rules for Encouragement rings as a pdf document.

NSW State Obedience Titles

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