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Bird transfer lists, Stat Decs, Federation upfront fees and loft co ordinates (Download from the forms section of this website) must be submitted no later than two weeks prior to the first race.

Croydon Classic will be held on the 21st of August 2016, with basketing to be conducted on the 19th. Race point is Mildura.

GMPF members have two tossing services that are available for training purposes (Fees are paid to the operator)

Details are as follows:

  • Rod Churchill as of the this coming Sat & Sun (28th and 29th), and every saturday and sunday from then on. Release point – Sunday Creek. Pickup Cranbourne 7am-7.30am. Dandenong 8am-8.30am. Call Rod on 0409 416 794 for any queries
  • Morning Mist this Sunday the 29th of May. Release point – Myrniong. Pickup Morning Mist centre @ 8.30am-915am. Please Contact Rod Cook for further information and schedule on 0488 205 551.

 

Wow!

Here it is; signed, sealed and delivered

better than expected!

The new Greater Melbourne transporter was on display at the Peter Phillips sale Dandenong club rooms on Sunday the 15th of May.

Congratulations to all concerned, the transporter looks fantastic. Not only does it look great, but upon inspection everyone can see that a lot of thought has gone into the vehicle’s design and construction. Things like the basket design, watering & feed system, ventilation,  right down to the modified truck engine exhaust. We can now be assured that our birds are given the best possible transporting conditions.

Exciting times for the Greater Melbourne Pigeon Federation!

DOM_3305 DOM_3307 Peter Phillips bird auction was well supported with the Dandenong club rooms full to capacity. It was good to see so many flyers from all different Feds there enjoying the day.

Many thanks to the Dandenong pigeon club for putting on a great day!

As always, John Shore did a great job as auctioneer.


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The new GMPF truck is ready!!

The truck will conduct two training tosses.

22nd of May.  From Morning Mist club rooms for the Morning Mist, Mornington, Frankston and Rosebud clubs. Departs Morning Mist @ 8.30am sharp, liberation from Rockbank

29th of May. From Dandenong club rooms for the Dandenong, Croydon, Pakenham, Metro & Springvale clubs. Departs Dandenong @ 8.30am sharp, liberation from Rockbank.

Cost is $6.00 per basket.

No Bird limits

Pigeon racing Victoria will hold the very first Victoria Cup in September next year.

Prize money is an estimated $100,000 for first place.

Rings will be $100.00 each.

(Click on Events TAB for details)

DANDENONG RACING PIGEON CLUB
PRESENTS
John Blackney memorial
2016 KING ISLAND
2 BIRD SPECIALS
Race 1, Saturday 21/5/2016, basketing Thursday 19/5/2016 from 5:30pm
Race 2, Saturday 28/5/2016, basketing Thursday 26/5/2016 from 5:30pm

(Click on Events TAB for details)

Take a look in the News section for pictures of the new truck.

Congratulations to P.T & N Gardiner of the Frankston club on winning the 2015 GMPF Aggregate
 
  Congratulations to our newly elected committee of:
 
President: David Leishman
Secretary: Dominic Paruit
Treasurer: Tony McPherson
 
We are looking forward to a really successful 2016 and beyond under their guidance!
 

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