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The Meadow Fresh Dog Derby is BACK and is the perfect opportunity to get up close to some doggy action and take a few cute video for the 'gram! Back for the 48th year in a row, you can showcase your dog handling skills as you traverse the mountain in either our Country Dog, Townie Dog or get the kids involved in the Kid division.

Key Times:

Registration 10:30-11:30am Greengates Car park
Safety Briefing - 11:30am
Competitors upload Coronet Express in Gondolas - 11:40am
Kids Race - 12:30pm
Country Race - 12:45pm
Town Race - 1:00pm
Prizegiving - 1:30pm Greengates Car Park
Dog Barking Competition @ Cargo Gantley's - 3:00pm

The Course:

You and your best friend will head up the Coronet Express gondola together. You will then need to walk down to the start line which will take 10 minutes. The race will start on Duncan's Dance, then continue down Pro-Am.
If you're in the country division you'll have the extra challenge of sending your dog back up the hill around a gate before calling them back to you.


Make sure you wear suitable footwear & clothing for a full mountain environment as the course is slightly longer this year.

Event Date

13 August 2022


Coronet Peak

Physical Address

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  • Suitable for Groups? YES