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NZSDTA Secretary
027 211 9117


NZSDTA Address
PO Box 42
Waipukurau 4242


Welcome To The Official NZSDTA Website

Purina Proplan Farmlands Promotion October 2018


Rule books can be purchased for $10 each (includes postage). Please contact Julia Tatam, phone 027 211 9117 or e-mail if you wish to have a rule book.  Everyone should have a rule book and read it!


Entry forms for events are on our "Members Area" - Notices page.


The results from the Tux North Island championship are on the "Results" page.

The results from the Tux South Island and New Zealanch championships are on the "Results" page - just scroll down the page.


Congratulations to Pat Coogan (King Country Centre) the new New Zealand President.

Also congratulations to Kerry Pauling (Canterbury Centre) the new New Zealand Vice President.



If you wish to be added to the email database to receive the results and notices please send an e-mail to with your details. If you have changed your e-mail address please advise me so that I can update the database.

Important Information


The trial dates book for 2018 has been posted out to everyone. There is a PDF file on our home page which you can down load if you wish. If you would like a copy of this posted to you please either ring me or e-mail me your postal address.

For details regarding the 2018 New Zealand/Australia test please refer to the Members Page under Notices.

Australia/New Zealand Test 2017:

In Taupo on Saturday 18th November 2017 the New Zealand and Australia team had their runs in very windy and cold conditions. Results are New Zealand Team:  Merv Utting 93.0; Eion Herbert 86.5; Leo Edginton 61.75; Murray Child 90.5   Total: 331.75

Australian team: Geoff Gibson 80.75; Dave Lacy 58.5; Bill Davison 79.75; Grant Cooke 86.25   Total: 305.25

New Zealand in lead by 26.5

Results day 2 for the Wayleggo Cup:

Second day of the test started in Taupo on Sunday 19th November in cold and wet conditions.

Results are New Zealand team:  Merv Utting 88.5; Eion Herbert 87.75; Leo Edginton 55.75; Murray Child 93.5. Total:  325.50   

Australian team:  Geoff Gibson 81.5; Dave Lacy 55.25; Bill Davison 51.5; Grant Cooke 90.75.  Total 279.0

New Zealand Total 657.25       Australia Total 584.25

Winner of the Wayleggo Cup for 2017 is New Zealand by 73 points.

Congratulations to the members of the winning team.

On the "Notices" page there are the programmes and entry forms for some of the upcoming club trial events, Tux Yarding Challenge and Handy Dog events that you can refer to.

As soon as I receive any dog trial results I will load them onto the website.  If you haven't received your results via e-mail you can go directly to our website for the results.
If you would like to receive the dog trial results by e-mail please send your e-mail address to and I will add you to the list.


2018 Trial Dates & Official Judges List


NZSDTA Guide for Judging April 2018

Training Sheep Dogs & Pups


Tux Yarding Challenge Course Map

Tux Yarding Challenge Rules


Tux Handy Dog Event Course Map

Tux Handy Dog Event Rules


Trans Tasman Course & Rules











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