Wednesday, 16 April 2014

No training day Easter Sunday. Next training day Sunday May 18th.

There will be no training day on Easter Sunday. The next training day will be held on Sunday 18th May 2013 at the Melton Botanic Garden (Darlingsford Lake), Melton. Enter the reserve off Collins Rd and follow the track cross country towards the lake. See sidebar on the right for directions via Google Maps. Training commences at 9am and finishes with a BBQ lunch at around 12pm. Anyone with a gundog is welcome.

Sunday, 30 March 2014

Duck Opening Water Practice Day





The traditional WGAA Duck Opening Water Practice Day, held on the weekend before duck opening, once again proved a highly popular event for tuning up before the big day. 40 people and 30 dogs once again enjoyed perfect weather and the opportunity to give their dogs some training over a variety of runs, some challenging and some straightforward, on both land and water. L’Epagnuel  Bretons, German Shorthairs, Labradors, Viszlas, Springers and Pointers all participated.
Responsible, sustainable hunting requires that all shot game be retrieved and the handlers in attendance were making certain that their gundogs were ready to fulfil this requirement.

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Thursday, 13 March 2014

Training Day - Change of Date for March


The next training day will be held on Sunday 23rd March at the Melton Botanic Garden (Darlingsford Lake), Melton. Enter the reserve off Collins Rd and follow the track cross country towards the lake. See sidebar on the right for directions via Google Maps. Training commences at 9am and finishes with a BBQ lunch at around 12pm. Anyone with a gundog is welcome.

Saturday, 18 January 2014

Duck Opening Water Test – Sunday 2 March



The club will again be running this exciting activity prior to the opening as an invaluable duck season training aid. The venue will be near Bacchus Marsh. This major event kicks off the year and is a great day out with your dogs.
For full details contact Kevin on 0407 091 221. New members welcome.

Training Day – February 2014



Our monthly training days recommence on Sunday 16th February 2014 at the Melton Botanic Garden (Darlingsford Lake), Melton. Enter the reserve off Collins Rd and follow the track cross country towards the lake. See sidebar on the right for directions via Google Maps.
Training commences at 9am and finishes with a BBQ lunch at around 12pm.
Anyone with a gundog is welcome.
Please note - it is a Melton Council requirement that attendees wear their membership name tags.
Please note also that the training day in March is moved to the 4th Sunday, the 23rd March, because of the clash with the Duck Season Opening.
For more information contact the Training Officer, Kevin Phelps 0407 091 221.

Friday, 8 November 2013

WGAA Training Day - November 2013

The next training day will be held on Sunday 17th November 2013at the Melton Botanic Garden (Darlingsford Lake), Melton. Enter the reserve off Collins Rd and follow the track cross country towards the lake. See sidebar on the right for directions via Google Maps. Training commences at 9am and finishes with a BBQ lunch at around 12pm. Anyone with a gundog is welcome.

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