Hello from Queensland Australia!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by PeckersGalore, May 8, 2018.

  1. PeckersGalore

    PeckersGalore In the Brooder

    May 8, 2018
    Hello there everyone! My name is Jack, and I am from Queensland in Australia. I have 5 chickens (1 Barred Rock, 3 Australorps, and 1 Barnevelder). In Queensland were are less concerned about foxes and more concerned about pythons, so I’m right now in the process of designing a new coop that is more secure against snakes and that can be positioned so that my chickens can have access to more land to forage upon. I have just over an acre and most of that is rainforest, yet they do not have access to it very often so that will be a priority. I will be posting more threads as the project continues, see you all soon,

    rjohns39, Farmer Connie, KLIL and 8 others like this.
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Did you candle today?

  3. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
  4. N F C

    N F C Poo happens, move on

    Dec 12, 2013

    You know the one thing you should never say in an airport? Hi Jack!
    (Courtesy of a relative by the name of Jack :D).

    Best wishes with your plans, make yourself at home here!
  5. Jenn's Hens

    Jenn's Hens Chirping

    May 7, 2018
    Scottsville Ky
    Welcome Jack...from one greenhand to another:frow. I just joined myself. I look forward to seeing your progress on a snake proof coop. Your story makes me appreciate the mild varmints I contend with! :thPythons! Good granny grunt! Jenn:)
  6. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

    Feb 7, 2018
    Hampshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hello Jack :frow :welcome There’s so many helpful, knowledgeable folks here and I’m sure you’ll find this site a very useful resource. I hope you enjoy it as much as we all do.
  7. 007Sean

    007Sean Addict

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy Jack :frowand Welcome

    Glad to have you here at BYC!
    Thanks for joining us!
  8. penny1960

    penny1960 Going back to La La Land

    Dec 29, 2015
    Mossyrock, WA
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens a hole new spin on the meaning of predators I cannot even imagine good luck
  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G'Day from FNQ Jack :frow Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    BYC has Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out.

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    There is also " Australia, six states and one funny little Island," to post on to keep an eye on what's going on back home. Welcome to the flock :frow
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