Working Gun Dogs Association of Australia, established in 1989, is dedicated to the breeding, training, promotion and trial-ing of working gun dogs. The club holds retrieving trials, field trials, remonstrations, field assessment days and duck opening practice days as well as monthly training days. Most members of club are keen hunters and their dogs are used in the field as hunting companions. Training days are held on the third Sunday of the month. Working Gun Dogs Association of Australia is accredited with the Victorian Government as an organisation able to conduct field trials during open game season in Victoria.