AusRFS Events 2020

All events have been postponed

until further notice due to the

current restrictions in Victoria. 


AusRFS Event List 2020

Please click on the title

of this box to download

a list of events for this year.

Additional events may be added during the year.

Full details for each event are posted on our website and Facebook

page prior to the event.

Please see the notes at the bottom of this page for an explanation of the types of events and who can attend.

AusRFS Members - please refer to Rat Tales Newsletter 

for additional information for members.


Sun 16 February         AusRFS Annual General Meeting, Elsternwick (Members meeting)


Sat 7 March                Red Hill Show (Display & Open Championship Show)


Sun 15 March             Knox Pets in the Park, Knoxfield (Display & Open Fun Show) 


Sun 5 April                  Baw Baw Pet Expo, Warragul (Display)


Sun 26 April                AusRFS Annual Show, Elsternwick (Members Championship Show)


Sat 9 May                    Casey Pet Expo, Berwick (Display)


Sun 7 June                  Collingwood Children’s Farm, Abbotsford (Display)


Sun 19 July                  AusRFS Social Day (Members event)


Sun 16 August             AusRFS Working Bee, Richmond  (Members event)


Sun 13 September       AusRFS Spring Gala, Warragul (Members Championship Show)


Sun 18 October            Pets Day Out, Frankston (Display)


Sun 15 November        Whitehorse Community Festival, Nunawading

                                                                                                  (Display & Open Fun Show)


 TBA  November           Glen Eira Party in the Park, Pet Expo, McKinnon (Display)


Sun 6 December           AusRFS Christmas Party, Cranbourne (Members event)

Members Event   

Only AusRFS members and invited guests may attend.

Members Show

Only rats owned by AusRFS members may be entered.



AusRFS display at an externally run public event. The display is manned by club members and their rats. The aim is to introduce our rats to the general public and provide information about pet rats. Some merchandise is also offered for sale. 

Look out for the AusRFS marquees/signs and come say hello!


Open Show         

A show held at a public display. All pet rat owners are welcome to enter their rats for judging, but need to contact the AusRFS prior to the show for an entry form/details.

Non-Members attend as our guests, under the same rules and conditions as club members.