HISTORY OF MILITARY WORKING DOGS IN AUSTRALIA
Early History: From the early days of World War 1 to Vietnam and the latter years.
Military & Service Working Dog National Monument
In Memory of Sapper Darren Smith & EDD Herbie, KIA, Afghanistan, 7th June 2010
Dedicated, 7th june 2012
Monuments in Australia to Tracker Dogs,
Trackers & Military Working Dogs
Greensborough War Memorial Park. A tribute to the Vietnam Tracker Dogs was unveiled prior to Anzac Day (2018) in the Greensborough War Memorial Park. It features a wooden statue of Tracker Dog Justin and lists the names of all dogs who served in Vietnam. Denis Rowlands was one…
Ballina RSL Museum. Photos of some of the memorabilia from the Ballina RSL Museum under the curator, John “Macca” McCallum, a dog handler for Tracker Dog Caesar during the 1RAR tour of duty of South Vietnam in 1968/1969.
Explosive Detection Dog sculpture at the Australian War Memorial. Dedicated on the 8th October 2015. The sculpture is located near Poppy’s Restaurant.
Wacol: Military & Service Working Dog National Monument & Memorial to Sapper Darren Smith & EDD Herbie, RSPCA Animal Care Campus, Wacol Station Road, Wacol
Goolwa: Trackers Monument, on foreshore south of Railway Station Moonta: Vietnam Veterans Centre, Military Road, Moonta
Adelaide, Salisbury RSL: Salisbury RSL, cnr Memorial & Orange Avenues, Salisbury
Berriedale: Australian Trackers & War Dogs Memorial Park, Cameron Park on Lowestoft Bay, Main Road, Berriedale, 7km north of Hobart CBD.
To be the very first person that an enemy soldier sees and not to be able to look for the enemy yourself while you
concentrate on any indication of trouble from your dog in front of you...
4th & 5th May 2019: Wings Over Illawarra Air Show, Illawarra Regional Airport, Airport Rd, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527.Read More
New Merchandise Items
We have added these items to our merchandise list:
Association Badge: $5
Association Pen: $2
7th June National Military Working Dog Day Parade
7th June 2019: National Military Working Dog Day. An Invitation for all is attached.Read More