General Information

The Venue

Boulevard Pavilion — Melbourne Showgrounds
Gate 1 (Main Gate, Epsom Road
Ascot Vale, Melbourne, Victoria
Click here for Map of Showgrounds
Click here for Directions to the Venue
Click here for Directions to the Venue from the City
Click here for Directions to the Venue from the Airport

General Public Entry Prices

  • $6.00 — Adults
  • $3.00 — Children 5 to 16 years
  • FREE — Children under 5


Day One (Saturday) Day Two (Sunday)

6.45am to 8.15am — Vetting
8.30am — Judging Commences
10.00am to 4.00pm — Show open to public
5.00pm — Judging Finishes
7.30pm — Show Dinner

6.45am to 8.15am — Vetting
8.30am — Judging Commences
10.00am to 4.00pm — Show open to public
4.00pm to 5.00pm — Judging finishes, presentation of Supreme in Rings and Overall Supreme

Show Format

  • Eight rings over two days.
  • Australian show style judging.

Show Rules

Breed Standards

Show Dinner

Breeders Best Cat

A presentation of Breeders Best cat is to be made to the International delegates, and members of the Cat Fancy from all over Australia as part of the seminar program on Friday 30th April 2010. All attendees will be provided with a copy of the accompanying booklet to take home with them, so this is your opportunity to speak directly to this audience, to have your face, your cats and your information carried to far flung corners of the world.


The Melbourne Showgrounds is situated in Ascot Vale only 10 Kilometres Nort/West from the Melbourne CBD.  Below is a list of facilities for you to contact to make your own arrangements with.  You will also find more if you search "Cat Friendly Accommodation", "Boarding or Melbourne Apartment Hotels" on the internet.


  • Quest Flemington Apartments
    • 600 Epsom Road Flemington
    • 1300 858 607
    • (03) 9525 4028

Pet Friendly Accommodation

Other Options

  • Tanya Cassidy
    • 0402469478
    • Tanya owns five bed & breakfasts in the area
  • Birches Serviced Apartments
    • 160 Simpson Street East Melbourne
    • Jennie Scheffler Managing Director
    • (03) 9417 2344
  • Knightsbridge Apartments

Boarding Facilities

  • Essendon Veterinary Clinic
  • Brunswick Central Vet Clinic
  • Pascoe Vale Veterinary Hospital
  • Cooinda Cat Resort Cory Andrews Manager
  • Fitzroy Vet Clinic
    • 102 Scotchman Street Fitzroy
    • (03) 9489 2195
    • Lots of space available

Exciting Sponsorship Opportunities

Align your company with the esteemed reputation of the World Cat Congress Conference to promote your company to a captive market of cat breeders with strong ties to pet owners nationwide.

Why not sponsor some of the quality rosettes that will be presented to winners at the show?

Display Areas and Trade Stands

If you have something to sell or want to show to exhibitors and the cat loving general public then why not book a display area?

WCC Seminar & Open Meeting

WCC Business Meeting

  • Monday 03 May 2010
  • Observers welcome