Australian Dog Names

It’s exciting now that you have a new pup in the home! There’s so much to do, but before you do anything else, you have to give your new dog the name he/ she deserves. You could go so many ways but since you’re here, we know you’re interested in the best Australian dog names.

So we’ve come up with this list of dog names inspired by most things Australian.

Female Dog Names

Top Australian Girl Dog Names

Here are some of the most popular Australian girl dog names that also double up as human names.

  1. Luna
  2. Abby
  3. Roxy
  4. Lola
  5. Coco
  6. Sadie
  7. Gracie
  8. Koda
  9. Lucy
  10. Maggie
  11. Lily
  12. Bindi
  13. Penny
  14. Stella
  15. Daisy
  16. Sophie
  17. Bella
  18. Molly
  19. Chloe
  20. Zoey

Australian Aboriginal Names For Girl Dogs

These are some of the best-sounding indigenous dog names taken from various dialects. They make wonderful, unique dog names that stand out.

  1. Lowanna – woman
  2. Yindi – sun
  3. Nala – earth
  4. Rianna – small caterpillar
  5. Medika – blossom or flower
  6. Talia – near water
  7. Araluen – water lilies
  8. Kalina – love, and affection
  9. Camira – of the wind
  10. Coorah – woman
  11. Tau – twilight
  12. Jedda – little wild goose
  13. Alinta – flame
  14. Vega – swooping eagle
  15. Koa – crow
  16. Lenah – kangaroo
  17. Miki – moon
  18. Amarina – rain
  19. Cuballa – dog
  20. Kiah – from a beautiful place

Iconic Australian Female Dog Names

These names are truly Australian. They are inspired by famous Australians, places, and words.

  1. Sydney
  2. Kakadu
  3. Kylie
  4. Matilda
  5. Pavlova
  6. Alice
  7. Myrtle
  8. VoVo
  9. Inala
  10. Sheila
  11. Tamworth
  12. Canberra
  13. Uluru
  14. Acacia
  15. Bikkie
  16. Marlee
  17. Roo
  18. Arvo
  19. Koala
  20. Adelaide

Unique Australian Dog Names

  1. Wiggles
  2. Zelda
  3. Scout
  4. Zayda
  5. Elli
  6. Bowie
  7. Juliette
  8. Marlo
  9. Cinder
  10. Sage
  11. Astra
  12. Sakari
  13. Raine
  14. Jinx
  15. Mimosa
  16. Freya
  17. Cleo
  18. Xena
  19. Tucker
  20. Shenzi

Color-inspired Dog Names

  1. Raven
  2. Onyx
  3. Twilight
  4. Ruby
  5. Smudge
  6. Aqua
  7. Sapphire
  8. Bear
  9. Ginger
  10. Shadow
  11. Scarlet
  12. Butterscotch
  13. Shandy
  14. Storm
  15. Red
  16. Kola
  17. Rye
  18. Sooty
  19. Bordeaux
  20. Shady

Boy Dog Names

Male dog or female dog, you still have to outdo yourself when naming your new pup. And now that you’re here, we’d like to give you some of our best ideas of Australian names for male pups. 

Top Male Dog Names in Australia

  1. Max
  2. Toby
  3. Finn
  4. Buddy
  5. Wyatt
  6. Teddy
  7. Lucky
  8. Oliver
  9. Badge
  10. Buster
  11. Archie
  12. Jack
  13. Turner
  14. Bailey
  15. Leo
  16. Duke
  17. Koda
  18. Cooper
  19. Ranger
  20. Charlie

Unique Australian Male Dog Names

Make your Aussie pride known with these truly Australian names of famous places, icons, and jabber.

  1. Brisbane
  2. Irwin
  3. Hobart
  4. Gonzo
  5. Jackman
  6. Monaro
  7. Bondi
  8. Banjo
  9. Boomer
  10. Joey
  11. Ace
  12. Digger
  13. Dundee
  14. Emu
  15. Darwin
  16. Mate
  17. Dingo
  18. Nipper
  19. Bloke
  20. Byron
  21. Zyron
  22. Auster
  23. Odin
  24. Bodhi
  25. Beckett
  26. Logan
  27. Lulworth
  28. Inchyra
  29. Womble
  30. Cupid
  31. Moss
  32. Hurricane
  33. Huxley
  34. Fisher
  35. Sunny
  36. Bayer
  37. Hobbs
  38. Corvus
  39. Falstaff
  40. Nathan

Aboriginal Boy Dog Names

You won’t hear these indigenous Australian dog names being called out at the park. That’s what makes them extra special.

  1. BamBam – swelling or bruise
  2. Junee – speak to me
  3. Adami – red, earthy
  4. Omeo – meaning mountains or hills
  5. Duri – to crawl
  6. Norin – noble and decent
  7. Monti – black-necked stork
  8. Bakali – quick
  9. Aari – mountain of strength
  10. Coen – thunder
  11. Warrin – winter
  12. Gelar – brother
  13. Kolya – winter
  14. Daku – sand hill
  15. Jamberoo – track
  16. Miro – spear thrower
  17. Dameeli – affection
  18. Bardo – water

Color-inspire Male Dog Names

  1. Milo
  2. Midnight
  3. Fuzz
  4. Jarrah
  5. Bix
  6. Smoky
  7. Rocky
  8. Blue
  9. Patch
  10. Spot
  11. Stirling
  12. Ash
  13. Jet
  14. Asher
  15. Azure
  16. Bear
  17. Rusty
  18. Crimson
  19. Stormy
  20. Copper

Gender-Neutral Dog Names

Dog Names Inspired by Australian Wildlife

  1. Heeler (Blue Heeler) – Type of Australian Cattle Dog)
  2. Croc – Crocodile
  3. Wombat – Small marsupial
  4. Koala Animal – marsupial
  5. Dingo – wild dog native to Australia
  6. Emu – Australian national bird
  7. Rufus Hare -wallaby
  8. Kelpie (Australian Kelpie) – a herding dog
  9. Quoll – Carnivorous marsupial
  10. Wallaroo – Related to the Kangaroo and Wallaby
  11. Roo – Short for Kangaroo
  12. Wallaby – Small marsupial
  13. Kookaburra – Bird native to Australia
  14. Quokka – short-tailed scrub wallaby
  15. Kanga – Kangaroo
  16. Possum – Mountain pygmy possum
  17. Loggerhead – Type of Turtle
  18. Joey – Baby kangaroo
  19. Potoroo – Small, nocturnal rat-kangaroo

Australian Food-inspired Dog Names

  1. Vege – Vegemite
  2. Biccy – Biscuit
  3. Lollies – Sweets
  4. Chiko – Australian snack
  5. VoVo – Biscuit
  6. Orchy – Juice brand
  7. Choccy – Chocolate
  8. Yellowtail – Wine
  9. Bikkie – Cookie or biscuit
  10. Pavlova – Dessert of meringue mixed with fresh fruit
  11. Lamington – Traditional cake popular in Australia
  12. TimTam – An Australian cookie
  13. Jaffa – Candy in Australia.

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