Kingston's Pet Expo

Next date: Saturday, 01 April 2023 | 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM

dog running in park with ball in its mouth

Animal enthusiasts, pet owners and their four-legged friends are invited to join us for a day of pet competitions, kids’ activities, demonstrations, and interactive talks.

Renew and register your pets at the expo at the customer service tent and wander our specialty stallholders at this free event for families and pet owners alike.

This free community event features:

  • Stalls to purchase pet food and all your pet accessories
  • Presentations from Black Snake and 'Bondi Vet’s' Danni Dusek on the Main Stage
  • Face painting
  • Competitions, including ‘Happiest Dog’ and ‘Dog Tricks’.
  • American Staffordshire Terrier Club dog luring - if your dog is up to the challenge, they can have a go too
  • Obedience training with Southside Dog School in the main arena
  • Free show bags packed full of pet treats and accessories for the first 50 people through the gates.

PLUS renew your pet’s registration and win! If you choose to bring along your annual pet registration renewal and pay onsite on the day, you can go into the draw to win an iPad. 

Come along and learn all about the services Council offers pet owners while enjoying the fun and entertainment!

Colouring Competition

Download the Pet Expo colouring pages and bring along on the day and you could be the winner of a prize hamper! 

Pet Expo Colouring Page – Dog(PDF, 98KB)
Pet Expo Colouring Page – Cat(PDF, 62KB)
Pet Expo Colouring Page – Rabbit(PDF, 83KB)

To enter the Competition, entrants must download the PDF colouring in page from the City of Kingston Pet Expo website or collect a colouring in sheet in person from Customer Service at 1230 Nepean Highway, Cheltenham and the libraries at Cheltenham, Westall, Clarinda, Parkdale, Chelsea and Dingley or at the Expo on Saturday 1 April. 

Entries must be handed in at the Kids Corner marquee on the day of the expo between 10am and 1pm to be eligible to win. The Expo is being held at Kingston Heath Reserve, 285 Centre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham, Saturday 1 April.

Check out the T&C’s(PDF, 86KB).

Pet Competitions

Register your dog on the day to compete in:

  • Dog Tricks
  • Happiest Dog 

Competition registrations are open until 1pm from the Kids Corner with the winner of each taking home a $100 iLume voucher and assortment of treats for your furry friend.

Enter our online Furry Feline competition to go in the draw to win! Enter via email.

1st placed winners will receive a Pet Prize Pack including an assortment of pet treats and accessories and a $100 iLume voucher! There’s also a chance to place 2nd or 3rd in each competition with more goodies.


Coming soon.



  • Saturday, 01 April 2023 | 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Kingston Heath Reserve, Centre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham, 3192, View Map

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