Where & When?

The Pup Cup will be held at:

RED-C, Jordan Esplanade, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450 on Saturday 1st August and Sunday 2nd August 2020.

The Pup Cup Dog Grooming Competition is the only one of it's kind, uniting professional dog groomers, dog enthusiasts and those with domestic animals that consider them part of the family. We encourage all pet groomers to get involved whether in the ring or outside. 

Competitions are the best place to meet with like minded souls, put your skills to the test and learn from the judge's valuable critiques. 


We welcome all fellow dog lovers along to enjoy this event.

The doors will be open 9am - 5pm Saturday 1st August 2020 and 8:30am - 5pm Sunday 2nd August 2020.

Animal Rescue Coffs Harbour will be collecting gold coin donations upon entry.

All proceeds will go to Animal Rescue Coffs Harbour, a not-for-profit organisation that has an ongoing charitable purpose of working towards the rescue and re-homing of unwanted animals in the mid-north coast region of New South Wales.

public dogs

As much as we love our four legged friends, we kindly ask that members of the public leave their pets at home. 
Dogs of the event and service dogs are only permitted to enter. 


FREE - Parking is available on site to competitors and the public.

*Please note that parking at the venue is open to the elements.


Food& Drink

The kitchen will be open across the weekend catering to competitors and the public. 

Eftpos and cash payments are accepted.  

This venue boasts a fully stocked bar.

Enjoy a beverage out on the deck. However, we ask you to enjoy in moderation. Any intoxicated persons will be asked to leave the event. 

event features

Dog Grooming Competition

A display of live grooming and sculpting by professional groomers that will give people the chance to get inspired about the art, importance and skills of dog grooming.

The Pup Cup Young-Stars

We are excited to offer a groovy area just for our young-stars!

Children play a large role with our pets at home. It’s important for children to learn how to interact with dogs to avoid harm to both themselves and fluffy family members. 


We have a colour-me-in competition with great prizes!

Two workshops provided to Children between the ages of 5-10 on:

How to Interact and approach dogs safely & How to groom your dogs at home

These Workshop will be presented by Emily Petersen and is Sponsored by Muddy Tails Grooming (Port Macquarie) and Jazz’s Dog Grooming (Coffs Harbour)

Public Presentations 

Welcoming local and interstate pet industry experts to guide the public about the importance of pet health and wellbeing. 

We invite stallholders to present their best sellers, new products and perform live demonstrations. 

A full schedule of presentations will be available soon. 

Shopping Opportunity

A fantastic selection of pet goodies will be on display and available for purchase across the event. 

We invite local and interstate stallholders to attend.

Exhibitor applications will be open soon.