Budgerigar Society of
New Zealand (Inc)

Breeding | Judging | Knowledge

Welcome to the Budgerigar of New Zealand Society website, sharing your love for budgies through sound breeding advice, quality judging and scientific knowledge.

We are here to:

  • Promote the breeding and development of the budgerigar in New Zealand.
  • Protect the interests of budgerigar breeders and exhibitors.
  • Assist the progress of scientific knowledge within the hobby by the accumulation of data and the encouragement of research.
  • Facilitate the sharing of knowledge and the exchange of ideas by the publication of a regular newsletter to members.
  • Support the exhibition of budgerigars by granting patronage to shows and assisting in such other ways as may from time to time be necessary.
  • Establish and maintain for the guidance and assistance of members and show promoting clubs and societies, a panel of current Society members deemed capable of judging budgerigar sections at open shows.

Latest news & articles

Sourcing Outcrosses – Let’s get together and we all win

Breeders of all classes of livestock spend years putting together a stud and gathering as many of the desirable genes together (linebreeding) only to lose all their gain when going outside of their stud to bring in new blood or what is called an outcross. Whilst I hope you are bringing in this bird to ...

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Posted: October 11, 2020Category: News

Welcome to our new website

We hope that the new design will allow you to find the information you need more quickly and easily. We are still in the process of adding historical documents and tweaking things so please do check back with us for updates. There is a members only section which will require a login. This area is ...

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Posted: September 25, 2020Category: News
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Last updated on October 1st, 2020 at 02:35 pm