Secretary, ADFTWDA, PO BOX 302, Coorparoo Qld 4151

Phone: 07 3324 8958    Mobile: 0428 554 008    Email:

Upcoming Events

7th June, National Military Working Dog Day

4th & 5th May 2019: Wings Over Illawarra Air Show, Illawarra Regional Airport, Airport Rd, Albion Park Rail NSW 2527. We have a display set up for this event.

7th June 2019: National Military Working Dog Day. The day is celebrated with a Parade at the National Military & Service Working Dog Monument, situated at the RSPCA Animal Care Campus, Wacol in Queensland. RAAF & Army Military Dogs along with other Service Dogs attend this ceremony. Military Dog Units throughout Australia conduct their own recognition ceremonies. The 7th June is the anniversary of the death of Sapper Darren Smith & Explosive Detection Dog Herbie on this day in 2010 in Afghanistan. Sapper Jacob Moerland was also KIA in this action. Sadly Darren was the first dog handler KIA (Killed In Action) while working a Military Dog within the ADF.