The Melbourne Dog Walkers was founded in March 2011, and welcomes people and dogs of all ages and sizes, from all around Melbourne.

Our club is a place for dog-lovers and their dogs to meet and do fun stuff together.  Our dog walks are generally around the inner city and Bayside areas of Melbourne.  The walks are held about once a month.  Since our club welcomes dogs of all shapes and sizes (from Great Dane to Chihuahua), and we are now quite large in numbers, it is important that everyone keeps their dog under control at all times.  With this in mind, I have decided that as we enter the fourth year of the club, we'll now "Take the Lead" and walk with our dogs on leads during our meet-ups.

The format of our walks is quite simple.  We usually meet for a walk (for around 40 - 60 minutes), and end with a coffee and social catch-up at a kiosk or café at the end of the walk.  The regular monthly walk is hosted by me (Kate), ably assisted by Philip (my husband) and Harry (the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel).  From time to time, other members also help out with hosting walks.  Please let me know if you're interested in being a host!  All walks are free, and there are no membership fees for this group.

In addition to our monthly walks, Melbourne Dog Walkers also promotes other dog-friendly activities such as pub nights (with your dog of course!), and keeps an ear open for local council pets in the park days, doggie night at the open air cinema, and much more!

People are most welcome to join and come along if they don't have a dog, but enjoy canine company.  There are always plenty of eager wagging tails lining up for an extra pat!

Looking forward to meeting you and your furry friends soon!

 

Join us and be the first to know when new Meetups are scheduled
Log in with Facebook to find out
By creating a Meetup account, you agree to the Terms of Service

The Wonderful Wagging Tails of Melbourne!

  • There are no upcoming Meetups

    But there are 3 suggested Meetups!

    Check them out

Recent Meetups

What's new

  • New Member
    Erin Erin joined
    Yesterday
  • New Member
    Kellie Kellie joined
    2 days ago
  • New Member
    Jan Jan joined
    2 days ago
  • New Discussion
    Kate

    "Dear Woofers! Happy New Year to you all!  I hope everyone had a fabulous Christmas and New Year. The Melbourne Dog Walkers has reached a new milestone - 1000 members!  This is a lot of people - and a lot of furry friends! ..."

    Read more…

  • New Member
    Brian B. Brian B. joined
    3 days ago
    Brian B.
    "I've lived in Southern California for the past 27 years. I recently moved back to Melbourne in April of 2013. I'm a dog and cat dental hygienist. I have two gorgeous sons Braeden 9 and Xane 5. I love the outdoors and the ocean."
  • New Member
    Diana Diana joined
    4 days ago
  • New Member
    anna anna joined
    5 days ago
  • New Member
    itsbenjiandi itsbenjiandi joined
    5 days ago
  • New Member
    Annie Annie joined
    6 days ago
  • New Member
    hilda hilda joined
    6 days ago
 
Founded Mar 27, 2011

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Imagine having a community behind you

Get started Learn more
Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

Rafaël, started French Conversation Group

Start your Meetup today

Act now and get 50% off.
Until February 1.

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy