Australia "downunder"

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by bantymum, Mar 22, 2007.

  1. Hi im from Queanbeyan in the state of New South Wales in Australia.
    I havent come across anyone else from Oz yet.
    I have silky bantams
    a 16 year old hen
    a black chook
    a red chook (sitting on 2 chicks.)
    2 white bantam duckies
    5 mini lop bunnies - desexed.
    and Charlie, my brown burmese cat.
    All of the above are footloose and fancy free
    They all get on well together and Charlie looks after everyone including baby chicks.
    Everyone loves coming to visit my little farm in the city.
  2. Julie in Al

    Julie in Al Songster

    Jan 18, 2007
    Dothan, Al
    I''m in South Alabama but just wanted to say hello. Lots of people with silkies. Sounds like you have a nice collection of animals. Julie
  3. Thankyou, hello to you Julie.
    Yes I love my little friends.
    they really are organised and do hang out together.
    Its lovely to wake up to them waiting on my back step.
    My hubby unlocks the chicken pens at 5am when he gets up so when i get up at 7 I have a greeting party.
    Ill get my pics uploaded shortly.
  4. Julie in Al

    Julie in Al Songster

    Jan 18, 2007
    Dothan, Al
    Hey that would be great. I would love to see some of your pets. I will try to post some of mine for you to see after I see yours if I can figure out how on this board. I usually post over on EZBYC site and am trying to get used to this new board as they want us all to migrate over. Julie
  5. munchkin

    munchkin In the Brooder

    Mar 23, 2007
    leongatha, australia
    Hey Bantymum, I'm in Australia too!
    In country Victoria, with assorted critters:
    6 ducks,
    1 goose,
    2 mini ponies,
    2 goats,
    2 cats,
    1 bunny,
    1 dog,
    9 chooks...
  6. Fantastic, hooray another Aussie!!!
    We are next to Canberra.
    You have a wonderful selection of pets too,
    They really give us joy dont they!
    Lots of hard work keeps us young!
    Its great to meet you.
  7. Hotwings

    Hotwings Songster

    Jan 27, 2007
    southwestern Michigan
    Hello bantymum! We have a few people from Australia here. I am from Michigan in the U.S.. I love bantams. My friend has 5 Mille Fleur hens and they are beautiful. I have heard about bantam ducks but have not actually seen any. I would love to see your bantam ducks.
  8. Tonopah Pati

    Tonopah Pati Rest in Peace 1938-2011

    Mar 24, 2009
    Tonopah, Arizona
    Hello Bantymum, Just wanted to pop in and say hello to all you Assie folks. I am from Arizona, usa [​IMG] I love Bantams also. I have my heart set on some Cochin's. I would love to see your coops and flocks. I am in process of putting together a little village of converted kids plastic Playhouses and dog houses. I have named the area, Peep Town and the first house is called The Cochin House Bed and Breakfast. The first dog house is called the Loft as it sets on top of a Hutch, That is called Peeps Place, With a little sign that says, No Old Crows Allowed. Then we have the Sugar Shack. Most of the time my girls lay their eggs there. [​IMG]:gig The last hutch is called, Rooster Cave. I am on a mission to find them for a price I can afford.[​IMG]

    I have planted 35 Aussie trees, and I had a stunning plant called Sturt Desert Pea. Does any one know of this pland? Your plants grow well in the Az. desert.
  9. AussieSharon

    AussieSharon Songster

    Dec 18, 2007
    Aussie living in the USA!
  10. V Comb

    V Comb Songster

    Im an Aussies, living outside of Brisbane eagerly waiting for my Silkies to arrive! [​IMG]

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