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2022 Pets of Canberra Calendar

You and your pets can support DVCS this year by entering our 2022 Pets of Canberra Calendar competition, purchasing a spare square or a calendar!      
Enter competition:


Purchase a spare square:


Purchase a calendar:

Purchase a Calendar now to ensure you don't miss out.


Standard postage is included in the price.


Purchase a calendar: From $32

Need more info:

For more information please contact Alanna on 02 6228 1794 or at

DVCS Home Scavenger Hunt

There are eight rounds each commencing at a different date. You don't have to participate in all rounds, you can enter as many or as little rounds as you like and you can purchase them at any time, even after the opening date. There is no race to complete them. You can purchase all eight rounds at once, and they will be sent out to you when they become available.  


Register and pay via the link below.

You will receive your list of items to find by email from 11am on the applicable day.

Start hunting around your home for all the items.

When you find an item take a photo, trying to group as many items into one photo as possible. You have a limit of 5 photos. Post to social media with the hashtag: #DVCSScavengerHunt

If you don't have an item, telephone a friend or family member and ask them if they do. If they do, ask them to take a photo of the item and send you a copy.

Once you have found your items, you can choose to submit your photos to DVCS by submitting no more than 5 photos to

Feel free to join the Facebook Group "DVCS Scavenger Hunt Group" to share your photos too!

Please note this is a fun based activity for families to do together while practicing social distancing, hand hygiene and getting out and about


From $5


Night In for Safer Homes (November 2021)

In light of the impact of Covid-19 on our ability to socialise and DVCS fundraising events, we are encouraging you to spend the night at home with some of your friends. This event is to help provide an opportunity and encourage people to chat more about domestic and family violence in a safe and supported enviornment. To talk about the importance of building respectful relationshpis and understanding the supports available to people in the community.    

Saturday 27 November 2021


Whatever suits you


Your place


2021 DVCS High Tea (November)

PLEASE NOTE: This event was originally scheduled for 21 August, however, due to the current lock down in the ACT it has been postponed to Saturday 20 November. An email has been sent to all ticket holders. If you have not received your email, please reach out to us at  Until things become a bit clearer as to the ending of lock down and easing of any necessary restrictions, ticket sales will be paused. If you wish to be notified when tickets go on sale again, please contact us on     Join DVCS at their annual High Tea event to held at Hotel Realm.   This year guests can attend the standard sitting, or enjoy a bit extra by purchasing a VIP ticket.   All standard bookings receive a glass of sparkling wine on arrival, with a selection of finely made French cakes & tarts, delicate savouries and traditional scones, accompanied with TWG fine teas and freshly brewed coffee. Enjoy your high tea with the rest of our guests in the National Ball Room.   All VIP bookings receive a glass of sparkling champagne on arrival, with a selection of finely made French cakes and tarts, delicate savouries and traditional scones, accompanied with TWG fine teas and freshly brewed coffee. VIP guests will enjoy the VIP entry and seating. VIP guests will recieve a DVCS Goodie Bag which includes lots of goodies and a code to redeem a DVCS 2022 Pets of Canberra Calendar later in the year.   All money raised at this event will be used to pay for emergency accommodation, security upgrades, support groups and client well-being.   Cancellation Policy  

Saturday 20 November 2021


12:00pm to 2:00pm


Hotel Realm


$95 per person or $900 for a table of ten, includes a glass of sparkling wine on arrival OR
$160 per person for a VIP Ticket or $1,500 for a table of ten, includes a glass of champagne on arrival, a goodie bag, VIP entry and seating

Covid Restrictions::

As at this time (Thursday 12 August 2021), the High Tea is still proceeding, pending further advice from ACT Health. In the event the High Tea needs to be cancelled or postponed, an email will be sent to all ticketholders and our website will be updated accordingly.

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