Upcoming Events

Our volunteers are often out and about in the community to spread awareness and raise some much-needed funds for our greyhounds. Check here for events coming up through the year!

2017 Events

Check back often to see what’s coming in 2017


Sunday 24: Pointy Pembleton Launch Party
The Burns Bay Bookery, 4/50-54 Burns Bay Road, Lane Cove
11am – 1pm
Join us in celebrating the launch of “Pointy Pembleton Visits the Dog Park”, a children’s book about friendship and diversity that raises funds and awareness for charity, Greyhound Rescue.
There will be greyhounds to pat, ‘pupcakes’ to eat, colouring-in fun, as well as a reading by the book’s author, not to mention the opportunity to grab a copy of this fabulous book and have your copy signed by the author and illustrator.
This is a free event. RSVP here » 

Friday 29: Sydney CBD Meet a Grey Day
Darling Walk, C4/1 Harbour St, Sydney
11am – 2pm

Shake up your Friday and join us on 29 September in the forecourt of the Commonwealth Bank Darling Walk branch.
We will be there with greyhounds to pat and fundraising buckets to fill, ready to chat about what we do and why adopting one of these gorgeous dogs will be the best decision you ever make. A team of Commonwealth Bank employees will support us on the day, volunteering their time to raise funds for the hounds.


Sunday 8: Lane Cove Village Fair
Burns Bay Road, Lane Cove
9am – 4pm
Come and say hi to us at the Lane Cove Village Fair. Meet some of our lovable greyhounds who will be on hand for a cuddle. Ask our volunteers about fostering and adoption, or grab some of our ‘greyt’ merchandise to show your support!
This is a free event. More information » 

Saturday 14: Super Furry Festival
Shannon Reserve, Surry Hills
9am – 3pm
The Super Furry Festival brings together a number of animal charities to raise awareness, funds and adoptions for animals needing homes.
This is a free event. More information available on the Festival website » 

Sunday 22: Cruelty Free Festival
The Cutaway, Barangaroo Reserve, Sydney CBD
10am – 5pm
Visit us and our amazing ‘ambassadogs’ at the annual Cruelty Free Festival. The festival provides a full day of activities and entertainment to delight everyone who loves animals.
This is a ticketed event. More information available on the website » 

Sunday 22: Mosman Pets Day Out
Mosman Square and Village Green
10am – 2pm
Mosman Pets Day out is a much-loved community event featuring a spectacular pet-related program. Our volunteers will be available to answer any queries you may have about greyhounds and we’ll have some of our gorgeous ‘ambassadogs’ on hand for a cuddle or two!
This is a free event. More information  » 


Saturday 4: Annual Trivia Night
Forestville RSL Club – 22 Melwood Ave, Forestville
Get your thinking caps ready for our annual Trivia Night! A great family friendly fundraiser with loads of great prizes and all proceeds being donated to Greyhound Rescue. The evening is hosted by Brian Fairweather and is guaranteed to be a fun evening out for the whole family.
Tickets are $35pp or $315 for a table of 10,  bookings essential.
To book, call Peter on 0412 562 104 or email peter@greyhoundrescue.com.au



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