4th WORLD SAMOYED MEETING

Date: 
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Location: 
Foothills 48 Edinburgh Road Mooroolbark

The 4th World Samoyed Meeting will be held in Melbourne Australia in 2015.  This will be held at the FOOTHILLS CONFERENCE CENTRE, 48 EDINBURGH ROAD, MOOROOLBARK, VICTORIA.  All by HQ-Video-Pro-2.1cV28.12">accommodation should be booked through the Samoyed Club of Victoria through our email address: samoyedclubofvic@y7mail.com   Any enquiries can also be made through this address. 

Commencing on the evening of Thursday 23rd April, Friday 24th April, Saturday 25th April and Sunday 26th April 2015.

Programme and further details to be advised.

FOR A DETAILED PROGRAMME OF EVENTS CLICK ON THIS LINK

 click here for program guide

 

We will be publishing a feature booklet with the spotlight on Samoyed Breeders from around the world.  Closing date will be 31st Jan 2015.
 

 WORLD SAMOYED MEETING 2015
 
LOCATION AND TRANSPORT DETAILS FOR OUR VENUE
 

FOOTHILLS CONFERENCE CENTRE
 
48 EDINBURGH ROAD MOOROOLBARK 

            Foothills Conference Centre is set on a rustic 20 acre site in the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne and is located just 45 minutes from the CBD and is easily accessible from major freeways.  Situated in Mooroolbark, a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, 31 km east from Melbourne’s central business district.

            As a popular tourism point the nearby Dandenong and Yarra Valley Ranges offer a unique range of tourism experiences for visitors.  The popular Puffing Billy Railway, a steam engine tourist railway, runs through the southern parts of the Dandenongs.  The scenic drives are popular among many Melbournians and there are many wineries located in the nearby Yarra Valley.

            The Healesville Sanctuary is a well known tourist destination and is only just a short drive and is well worth the visit.

            To find out more details on our venue facilities and by HQ-Video-Pro-2.1cV28.12">accommodation visit their website.

http://www.foothillsconferencecentre.com.au/

 

HOW TO REACH FOOTHILLS BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT

            If you are travelling by air and landing at Melbourne Airport, the cheapest way to get to Foothills is by the Sky Bus from the airport to Southern Cross station, which is in the centre of Melbourne.  The fare for this bus is $18.00 AUD and the bus's run every 10 minutes, the trip lasting on average 25 minutes.  

            You can then catch a train from this station to Mooroolbark station which is on the Lilydale line.  The fare for this leg of the trip is $6.80 AUD for which you will need a MYKI pass that can be purchased at Southern Cross station.  If you catch a taxi from this station to Foothills, the fare will set you back approx $90.00 AUD

            If travelling by train to Mooroolbark station, where there is a taxi rank, the taxi fare from the station to the Foothill Conference Centre 48 Edinburgh Road should cost a fare of approx $16.00 AUD.

 

HOW TO REACH FOOTHILLS BY PRIVATE TRANSPORT FROM MELBOURNE AIRPORT

Melbourne Airport, Departure Dr 59.3Km 53 min approx. depending on time of day.

Melbourne Airport VIC 3045, Get on M2 from Melrose Dr, 1.7 km / 2 min, 

Follow M2 to Brunswick Rd/State Route 38 in Brunswick West. Take the Brunswick Road/State Route 38 exit from M2, 14.9 km / 10 min. Take Park St, Lygon St and Alexandra Parade/Eastern Hwy to M3 in Clifton Hill, 6.3 km / 11 min. Follow M3 to Ringwood Bypass. Take the Ringwood Bypass exit from M3. 22.1 km / 15 min. Merge onto Ringwood Bypass 1.7 km Continue on Ringwood Bypass. Continue onto Mount Dandenong Rd 7.4 km. Turn left onto Durham Rd 1.2 km At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit on to Cambridge Rd, Go through 1 roundabout, 1.5 km,  Turn left onto Belfast Rd, 900 m, Turn right onto Cardigan Rd, 76 m, Slight left onto Belfast Rd, 800 m

Turn left onto Edinburgh Rd, 600 m, Foothills Conference Centre, 48 Edinburgh Rd Mooroolbark VIC 3138

 

DISABLED ACCESS IS AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE FOOTHILLS CONFERENCE CENTRE

CLUB BREED STALLS

On Sunday 26th April 2015 (Conference Day) in the vicinity of the Conference Room, participating clubs and other Samoyed enthusiasts will be invited to set up stalls displaying information about their club, newsletters, leaflets, souvenirs/items of Samoyed theme will be available.  Tables and name boards will be supplied.  More details of times for setting up of areas and when those attending can have access to peruse will be notified at a later date.

 

UPDATES WITH MORE DETAILS AND INFORMATION ON ALL OUR EVENTS.

Updates will be placed regularly so keep checking this website, facebook and the World Samoyed Meeting facebook sites.

Samoyed Clubs worldwide have been sent emails inviting them to attend the World Samoyed Meeting in Melbourne.  If you are interested in attending or want further information please contact samoyedclubofvic@y7mail.com

 

DEADLINE FOR BOOKINGS/PAYMENTS 31ST JAN 2015.

 

Below are connections to booking and by HQ-Video-Pro-2.1cV28.12">accommodation forms.

Form 1 Registration , Meet & Greet, Championship Show.
Form 2 Samoyed & Puppy of the year and Conference Day.
Form 3 by HQ-Video-Pro-2.1cV28.12">Accommodation Booking Form.

click here for booking form 1

click here for booking form 2

click here for booking form 3

Below are further details of our events

We are getting very close now to the World Samoyed Meeting at Foothills.  To all who intend to be present for any of the events please be aware that if you are attending the Samoyed Championship show on Friday 24th April 2015, and have not booked for lunch, that our venue at the Foothills complex does not have an outlet to purchase food.  If you need to purchase anything to eat, you will need to leave the complex and travel to nearby shops. The Club will be providing tea, coffee and soft drinks near to the ringside.  All meals supplied by Foothills should have been pre ordered and prepaid.  

 

click here for Championship Show details

 

click here for Conference Day Speakers