The Pet Show | Adelaide | 18 & 19 May 2024

The Pet Show is coming to Adelaide on 18 & 19 May 2024

The Pet Show is the first national show celebrating all of the pets in your life. There will be education, entertainment, and products for all dogs, cats, fish, birds, reptiles and small animals.

With a range of celebrity vets, education and entertainment there is something for everyone at The Pet Show.

To easily navigate around The Pet Show, there are dedicated towns. Choose to follow the roads and wander the entire event, participate in the Pet Pack Treasure Hunt, or utilise the directional signage to head directly to the pet type or attraction that you love the most, discovering the rest of the show later & making it a great day out for everyone.


The Pet Show Towns:

Kid Town

All about the kids with pet themed face painting, Bluey & Bingo craft activities, and the Pet Pack Treasure Hunt.

Face Painting Fun
Join the Pet Pack crew with face painting by talented artists and become a cat, a dog, a lizard or a fish.

Hands on Fun
With Bluey and Bingo performing at The Pet Show, what better way to celebrate than with some creative craft activities.

Cat Town

Are you all about Cats? You’ll see the who’s who of the feline favourites! From Abyssinians to Toygers, Burmese, Persians, Pixiebobs and so many more.

Rescue Groups
Chat to rescue group members about adopting the right cat or kitten for your family.

Meet the breeders and their purr-fect pals to discover more about specific breeds and characteristics. See these purrfect felines face to face, give them a pat and share the love!

The Cat Town Stage
Top presenters include Dr Katrina Warren and other to be announced closer to the event.

The Cat’s Cafe
Fancy some fresh air? They have an outdoor cafe with a wide range of food & beverage.

Dog Town

Everything that you need to know about your pampered pooch!

Rescue Groups & Adoption Information
Meet the teams of staff and volunteers behind a range of trusted rescue groups. You’ll be able to meet some of their furry friends and discuss adoption to ensure success in your possible furever home.

Chat to Breeders and MEET THE BREED. Take a look at a range of dog breeds, their characteristics and needs to help make an informed choice on your newest furever friend. There will also be an opportunity to ASK THE BREEDER and share in their knowledge.

Dog Town Stage
Top presenters include Dr Katrina Warren and other to be announced closer to the event.

Refuresh Groom Town

Learn about the world of grooming!

Refuresh have presentations and demonstrations throughout the day. Refuresh’s dog grooming tools will have your dogs looking and feeling their best.

Dog Diner
Take a moment out of your day to stop and refresh with a range of food and beverage options.

Bluey & Bingo *
*Meet & Greet: No additional charge but spaces must be booked online. Choose add on after selecting your ticket for Pet Show Entry.

See Bluey and her little sister Bingo during their Live Interactive Experience. Get ready to play Magic Asparagus, Magic Xylophone, Keepy Uppy and more with your favourite Heeler duo.


Dog Arena

Are you ready to level up your relationship with your fur-friends? Learn about agility training, dances with dogs, scent work and other amazing activities that you can do with your hound.

The Wonderdogs
Led by renown dog trainer Kelly Gill, a team of highly trained Border Collies will provide entertainment and education for the public.


Small Town

Looking for smaller animals? There is a line-up of creatures to appeal to all animal lovers!

The Scales and Tails Touch Zone
Meet lizards, insects, snakes, turtles and frogs personally with the Scales and Tails team. A hands on experience not to be missed!

Small Town Stage
An amazing array of talks throughout the day complimented by stage host, Ben Dessen, TV presenter Studio10 and Play School, and author of The Ultimate Pet Handbook.

Conservation & Birdlife
Learn about Australian birdlife and conservation. Some fabulous feathered friends will be visiting too.

The Lizard Lounge

Take a break and relax with some tasty food and drink options.


Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) $60 / Adults $25 / Child (3-17 years) $10 / Under 3 years FREE | Pensioner $15



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For more information and all enquiries please visit The Pet Show website.

What:  The Pet Show – Adelaide

When:   Saturday 18 & Sunday 19 May 2024 | 10am – 4pm

Where:  Wayville Pavilion, Adelaide Showground | Goodwood Road, Wayville

Who:  Everyone

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

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