Interested in Australian birds? Looking to buy an Australian Gouldian Finch or Australian Hooded Parrot? Don Crawford, from the Northern Rivers, NSW has been breeding birds for 60 years and has many birds for sale.
Latest Article !
The Gouldian Nest Box
Don shares his thoughts on suitable nest boxes – read article
Don’s many articles, sharing his knowledge about breeding Australian Gouldians have been very popular. In these articles, he hopes to put forward ideas he and his wife Barbara have found helpful in their breeding establishment, ideas that they have shuffled around for the best part of sixty years.
Browse the complete list of topics on Don Crawford’s Articles page
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Good Habits, Bad Habits
Habits can lead to success or…
Genetics for Sex Linked Birds for Beginners Through The Eyes of a Thirteen Year Old
A great article that was written by Don’s grandson in 2000 with a simple explanation of sex linked genetics… read article
The Australian Dilute Gouldian Finch: Good Breeders Vs Bad Breeders
Breeding the Australian Dilute Gouldian Finch… read article
Historic Article by Alex H Chisholm
Searching through some old books I came across a very interesting historic article written over fifty years ago, relating to the interest in birds of the early settlers… read article
Combining the Mutation With the Normal is the Future
We have a very different philosophy breeding our mutations. To keep your birds to a high standard… read article
Outstanding Success of the new Aussie Variegated Blue!
Karen and Les, passionate breeders of the Australian Gouldian have just announced some exciting news in their quest to improve a formerly genetically weak line of mutation…
2016 Breeding Season Review
2016 was the most exciting and fun-filled season we have had for many years.
Buyers of Gouldian Finches from Don Crawford’s aviaries can be confident that his birds have been raised in an optimal environment.
You can also Contact Us to register your interest in buying birds as they become available.
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