9:00 – 14:00
1.5 km / 5 km
Big Paws Walk
The Big Paws Walk is our main walk and begins at 11 a.m. from Stage 88, Commonwealth Park. It goes from Kings Avenue Bridge to Commonwealth Avenue Bridge and back to Stage 88. The Big Paws Walk is approximately 5km.
Mini Paws Walk
The Mini Paws Walk begins from Stage 88, Commonwealth Park at the same time as the Big Paws Walk and takes you on a scenic route around Nerang Pool. This walk is perfect for young families, puppies and older dogs who can’t quite muster the Main Walk. The Mini Walk is approximately 1.5 kilometres. Make sure to arrive early to join pre-walk activities!
The Million Paws Walk event is held in rain, hail or sunshine so please dress appropriately.
Commonwealth Park West, Canberra, ACT, 2600, Australia
City Parks Administration Depot, 1 Regatta Place, Parkes, ACT, 2600, Australia
3 Barrine Drive, Acton, ACT, 2601, Australia
37 Constitution Avenue, Reid, ACT, 2612, Australia
36 Constitution Avenue, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia
Albert Street, Canberra, ACT, 2600, Australia
Regatta Point, Parkes, ACT, 2600, Australia
Paths inside Commonwealth Park are wide enough to accommodate pedestrians, wheelchairs, electric scooters and strollers. Be aware there are some gravel pathways and there may be water on pathways after rain.
Children must be accompanied by an adult during all stages of the Million Paws Walk - at entry, during the walk and after the walk. If a child becomes lost, please take them to the RSPCA ACT information marquee.
St John Ambulance officers and RSPCA ACT veterinary staff will be roaming to attend any first aid requirements.
If you require any further information, please contact:
Event Details, Exhibitor Information, Sponsorship Opportunities
P: (02) 6287 8110
P: (02) 6287 8100
Media and Promotion Enquiries
P: (02) 6287 8102
Location Contact Information
P: (02) 6287 8110
F: (02) 6288 3184