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Annual Fun Day 2018

18/02/2018 @ 12:00 pm4:30 pm

Banksia Park is a park on the banks of the Yarra River in Heidelberg. The park is well suited for our event, lots of walking tracks, shaded areas, toilets etc. There is also a very large (5acre) fully fenced lead-free area for dogs. This off-lead area was very well received at our puppy picnic.   


How to get there
Vehicle entry is available from Templestowe Road, Bulleen (Melway 32 E5). Once in the park turn right at the first roundabout – the meeting point is at the carpark (end of the road) near to the
entrance to the off-lead dog park.The toilet block at Banksia Park is wheelchair accessible.




  • Walk and talk
  • Games for the children.
  • Education component
  • The annual Great Basenji Sausage Eating Relay Race will be held, plus other games for the Basenjis and owners. All running games temperature dependent.

Extreme Temperature Policy
If the temperature of the area is forecast above 35 degrees on the ABC news the night prior, the event will be canceled or the start time may change. Watch our website, facebook and twitter feed for any updates. An email will also be sent to members.

Non VBBA members are very welcome to attend, with or without a Basenji. If you are considering one as a companion this is an idea opportunity meet breeders, Basenjis and their owners.


12:00 pm – 4:30 pm


Adam Druce
03 9018 9332