PAWGUST is Guide Dogs' biggest mass participation fundraising event

Guide Dogs proudly presents PAWGUST, the most wag-tastic fundraising event of the year. We welcome all dog lovers, walkers, and canine enthusiasts! You don't need a dog to PAWticipate.

Put your best paw forward and make a real difference in the lives of those living with low vision or blindness.

How it Works

1. Sign Up

It's FREE and you don't need a dog to PAWticipate! Simply, choose to walk or run and set your target (60km, 100km and 125km).

2. Howl it Out Loud

Share your fundraising page. Ask family, friends and workmates to sponsor your challenge and raise funds for Guide Dogs.

3. Get Active

Walk or run throughout August (with our without a dog) and feel PAWsome knowing you are supPAWting Guide Dogs.

Unleash Your PAWtential

Join thousands of passionate participants across the country as we walk, run, wag, and fundraise our way to creating brighter futures together.

By participating in PAWGUST, you’ll be helping Guide Dogs provide essential services and support to individuals in need. But it’s not just about fundraising; it’s about the incredible journey we take together, one step at a time.

Engage your friends, family, and workmates as you share your personal journey and showcase the impact Guide Dogs has on the lives of those we serve.

Fundraise throughout PAWGUST to earn exclusive rewards and recognition along the way. From fetching PAWGUST merchandise to tail-wagging experiences, our incentives will keep you motivated and howling for more!


Sign up as an individual, with your dog(s) or get a pack together! Round up your friends, workmates, school or dog club.
We'll supPAWt you every step of the way!

Join the Pack!

What are you waiting for? Re-leash your fitness potential!