Judging Timetable 2022

The judging timetable for the 2022 Melbourne Royal All Breeds Championship Show is now available. This highly talented and experienced panel of judges will oversee the first Show since 2019.

With excitement already building for the return of this iconic Victorian event, entries for the 2022 All Breeds Championship Show will open on Wednesday 1 June. Start planning now, so you don’t miss out on the opportunity to have your dogs judged by an outstanding line-up of highly talented international judges.

The 2022 Melbourne Royal Show will take place from Thursday 22 September to Sunday 2 October at Melbourne Showgrounds.

View the judging timetable below.

Thursday 22 September 2022

Action Dogs – Double Rally Trial

Rally Trial 1
Order of Judging: (Mr Ross Carlson) Novice, Advanced, Excellent, Masters

Rally Trial 2
Order of Judging: (Mr Ray Ashman) Masters, Excellent, Advanced, Novice

Friday 23 September 2022

Ms A Ingram Mr H van den Berg Mr C Jouanchicot Mr B Skalin
British Bulldog  Bull Terrier  Greyhound  Dalmatian 
Chow Chow  Bull Terrier (Miniature)  Saluki  Belgian Shepherd (Groen) 
Japanese Spitz  Fox Terrier (Smooth)  Azawakh  Belgian Shepherd (Laek) 
German Spitz (Klein)  Kerry Blue Terrier  Sloughi  Belgian Shepherd (Mal) 
German Spitz (Mittel)  Lakeland Terrier  Pharaoh Hound  Belgian Shepherd (Terv) 
Sharpei  Manchester Terrier  Afghan Hound  Dutch Shepherd Dog 
Lhasa Apso  Norfolk Terrier  Rhodesian Ridgeback  Bouvier des Flandres 
Pomeranian  Norwich Terrier    Shetland Sheepdog 
Australasian Bosdog Glen of Imaal Terrier     
  Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier     
  Airedale Terrier     
  Fox Terrier (Wire)     


Saturday 24 September 2022

Ms A Ingram

Mr H van den Berg

Mr C Jouanchicot

Mr B Skalin


American Hairless Terrier

Bernese Mountain Dog

Australian Cattle Dog

Australian Silky Terrier

Australian Terrier


Australian Kelpie

Chinese Crested Dog

Border Terrier

Russian Black Terrier

Aust Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog

Coton du Tulear

Cairn Terrier


Bearded Collie

English Toy Terrier

Cesky Terrier

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog


Biewer Terrier

Dandie Dinmont Terrier

Yakutian Laika



Parson Russell Terrier




Tenterfield Terrier

Akita (Japanese)


Bichon Frise

Bedlington Terrier



 Shih Tzu

Welsh Terrier



Prague Ratter

West Highland White Terrier




German Hunting Terrier




Irish Terrier




Skye Terrier




Sealyham Terrier



Breed Specialty - Schipperke
Action Dogs – Obedience – Order of Judging:
(Mrs C Bedggood) UDX, UD, CCD, CD, CDX, Best in Trial


Sunday 25 September 2022

Ms A Ingram

Mr H van den Berg

Mr C Jouanchicot

Mr B Skalin

French Bulldog

Flat Coated Retriever

Dachshund Rabbit (LH)

Golden Retriever


English Setter

Dachshund Rabbit (SH)

Finnish Lapphund


Gordon Setter

Dachshund Rabbit (WH)



Irish Red & White Setter

Dachshund (Long Hair)



Irish Setter

Dachshund (Min Long)




Dachshund (Smooth Hair)




Dachshund (Min Smooth)




Dachshund (Wire Hair)




Dachshund (Min Wire)



Sweepstakes – Order of Judging
(Prof B Corbitt): Baby Puppy, Puppy, Neuter, Veteran, Champion

Action Dogs – Agility & Jumping – Order of Judging:
(Mrs C Bedggood)  ADO, ADX, ADM, AD, JDX, JDM, JD


Monday 26 September 2022

Ms A Ingram

Mr H van den Berg

Mr C Jouanchicot

Mr B Skalin

Poodle (Toy)

English Springer Spaniel


Border Collie

Poodle (Miniature)

Hungarian Vizsla


Icelandic Sheepdog

Poodle (Standard)

Hungarian Wirehaired Vizsla



Griffon Bruxellois

Scottish Terrier










Schnauzer (Miniature)




Schnauzer (Giant)


Breed Specialties:
Poodle, English Springer Spaniel


Tuesday 27 September 2022

Ms A Ingram

Mr H van den Berg

Mr C Jouanchicot

Mr B Skalin

Chihuahua (Smooth Coat)

German Shorthaired Pointer


Australian Shepherd

Chihuahua (Long Coat)

German Wirehaired Pointer

Dogue de Bordeaux

White Swiss Shepherd

King Charles Spaniel



Maremma Sheepdog


Weimaraner (Long Hair)

Neapolitan Mastiff



Cocker Spaniel (American)

Tibetan Mastiff

Tatra Shepherd Dog

Russian Toy (Long Haired)


Spanish Mastiff


Russian Toy (Smooth Haired)


Pyrenean Mastiff


Tibetan Spaniel


Canadian Eskimo Dog


Yorkshire Terrier


Central Asian Shepherd 




Estrela Mountain Dog




Caucasian Shepherd Dog








Wednesday 28 September 2022

Ms A Ingram

Mr H van den Berg

Mr C Jouanchicot

Mr B Skalin




Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Peruvian Hairless (Large)

Clumber Spaniel

Basset Hound

Polish Lowland Sheepdog

Peruvian Hairless (Med)

Field Spaniel

Basset Fauve de Bretagne


Peruvian Hairless (Small)

Irish Water Spaniel

Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen


Tibetan Terrier

Sussex Spaniel

Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Pyrenean Sheepdog (LH)

Xoloitzcuintle (Miniature)

Welsh Springer Spaniel


Norwegian Buhund

Xoloitzcuintle (Intermediate)

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever



Xoloitzcuintle (Standard)

Cocker Spaniel



Canaan Dog


Norwegian Elkhound






Karelian Bear Dog


Finnish Spitz


Great Dane





Breed Specialty: Beagle


Thursday 29 September 2022

Ms A Ingram

Mr H van den Berg

Mr C Jouanchicot

Mr B Skalin

Boston Terrier

Jack Russell Terrier

Irish Wolfhound

Staffordshire Bull Terrier


Curly Coated Retriever

Ibizan Hound

Welsh Corgi (Cardigan)


Bracco Italiano


Welsh Corgi (Pembroke)

Miniature Pinscher

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Black & Tan Coonhound

Swedish Lapphund


Italian Spinone

Bluetick Coonhound



Lagotto Romagnolo

Cirneco Dell’Etna

Bergamasco Shepherd Dog


Large Munsterlander




Spanish Water Dog




Wirehaired Slovakian Pointer

Portuguese Podengo







Murray River Retriever

Cane Corso




Portuguese Water Dog




German Pinscher




Shiba Inu








St Bernard



Breed Specialties: Jack Russell Terrier, Boston Terrier


Friday 30 September

Ms A Ingram 

Mr H van den Berg 

Mr C Jouanchicot 

Mr B Skalin 

Italian Greyhound

American Staffordshire Terrier

Siberian Husky

Swedish Vallhund


Labrador Retriever

Alaskan Malamute

Collie (Rough)



Anatolian Shepherd Dog

Collie (Smooth)

  Japanese Chin


Kangal Shepherd Dog

Old English Sheepdog




German Shepherd Dog



Landseer ECT

German Shepherd (LSC)







Pyrenean Mountain Dog



Breed Specialties: Italian Greyhound, American Staffordshire Terrier, Siberian Husky


Saturday 1 October 2022

General Specials – Order of Judging will be:

• Group 6
• Group 3
• Group 1
• Group 5
• Group 4
• Group 2
• Group 7
• Junior Handlers Final
• Best Brace in Show – Mr C Jouanchicot
• Best Baby Puppy in Show – Mr H van den Berg
• Best Puppy in Show – Ms A Ingram
• Best Exhibit in Show – Mr B Skalin

Sunday 2 October 2022

Action Dogs – Agility Games & Open Jumping

Order of Judging: (Mr P Buykx) SD, SDX, SDM, GD, GDX, GDM, SPD, SPDX, SPDM, JDO.