Upcoming Events 

Full details for each event are posted on our website and Facebook page prior to the event.


Club members are sent additional information via email. 

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


Casey Pet Expo

To download details for this event please click the name of the event above.

Our next events ...

Sunday 16th May - AusRFS Members working Bee, Richmond.

Members please refer to details emailed to members.

Saturday, 29th May - AusRFS display at Casey Pet Expo, Berwick

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 Calendar of Events 2021

Most of the pet expos we usually attend are either not happening this year,

or the organizers are holding off announcing dates.

Therefore we are unable to publish a full calendar of events.

At the moment the following are the only events confirmed for this year.  

Additional events will be added during the year.


Sun 28 March   AusRFS Annual General Meeting, Cranbourne (Members meeting)

Sun 16 May      AusRFS members Working Bee, Richmond (members gathering)

Sat 29 May       Casey Pet Expo (AusRFS display at public event)

Sun 20 June     AusRFS Annual Show, venue TBA (members gathering & Champ show)

Sun 12 Sept     AusRFS Spring Gala, venue TBA (members gathering & Champ show)

Sun 5 Dec        AusRFS Christmas Party, Cranbourne (members gathering)

 Types of Events

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 (pet expo, community festival etc)

The display is manned by AusRFS members and their rats. The aim is to introduce our rats to the general public and provide information about pet rats and their care.

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.