2023 ACF National Show

The Tasmanian Feline Assocition (TFA) invites everyone to join them in Launceston to celebrate the Australian Cat Federation's 50th Anniversary in conjunction with the World Cat Congress

Show Venue - Silverdome Launceston 55 Oakden Road, Launceston

Functions - The Grand Chancellor, Launceston
Welcome Reception
Official Dinner
WCC Seminar
WCC Business Meeting
ACF Judges Guild AGM
ACF AGM & Committee & General Meeting





World Cat Congress (WCC) Seminar


Our Presenters for the WCC Seminar are: 
  • Professor Leslie Lyons PhD - Gilbreath-McLorn Endowed Professor of Comparative Medicine, University of Missouri
  • Genetic updates & advancements
  • Associate Professor Heather Lorimer PhD - GeneticsDepartment of Biological Sciences, Youngstown State University
  • Subspecies view, genetic diversity, and health implications.
Dr Richard Malik PhD - University of SydneyConsultant for the Centre for Veterinary Education
Feline infectious diseases with major focus on FIP and the treatment thereof.
Professor Jan Slapeta - University of SydneyProfessor of Veterinary and Molecular Parasitology, Associate Head of Research 
Toxoplasmosis and Toxoplasma: what is really going on?
Dr Justine Schellekens
Does you litter tray talk to you? FLUTD & Hematuria Detect

Events Timetable

9 June 2023
Welcome Function  - The Grand Chancellor1900 - 2000
10 June 2023
Show Day One
0830 - 1700
11 June 2023
Show Day Two
0830 - 1700
11 June 2023
Gala Dinner - The Grand Chancellor
1930 - 2300
12 June 2023
WCC Seminar  - The Grand Chancellor0830 - 1700
13 June 2023
WCC Business Meeting  - The Grand Chancellor0900 - 1700
13 June 2023
ACF Judges Guild AGM  - The Grand Chancellor1300 - 1700
14 June 2023
ACF AGM & General Meeting  - The Grand Chancellor
0830 - 1700



Our Esteemed Judges

Subject To Change

Kathy Calhoun (CFA)

Rachel Anger (CFA) - Adviser

Annette Sjödin (FIFe)

John Hansson (GCCF)

Jan van Rooyen (SACC)

Vickie Jo Harrison (TICA)

Anneliese Hackmann  (WCF)

David Colley (NZCF)