Queensland Finch Society

Celebrating 50 years!

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Dec 4 – General Meeting – Greg Howell & Mini Auction

December 4, 2020

Dec 4 – Doors open at 6:30pm for 7:30pm start. QFS and Aussie Wildlife Supplies sales tables from 6:30-7:30pm.School of Arts Hall – Cnr Wynnum and Thynne Rds, Morningside Our […]

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2nd October- General Meeting – Martin Thorn

October 2, 2020

The next Qld Finch Society general meeting will take place on October 2 at 7:30pm Covid Safe on-site at the Morningside School of Arts Hall (Cnr Wynnum and Thynne Rds, […]

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3rd July General Meeting – Sam Davis – ZOOM

June 29, 2020

3 July 2020 7:30pm ZOOM Sam Davis (NSW) A review of Australian breeding techniques for the Red Siskin Our July general meetings will again be presented via the on-line ZOOM […]

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The Qld Finch Society (QFS) has members worldwide who share their love of aviculture and participate in Society activities. The club boasts a membership of nearly 1000 local, interstate and international members, all with a passion for the delightful birds we call finches.

QFS was formed in September 1969 by a group of 19 enthusiasts and dedicated itself to the study of Australian and foreign birds, particularly finches. QFS is committed to aviculture and conservation and our society activities are conducted in the spirit of keeping members and the community well informed of the best practices of caring for finches. Non-members and guests are also encouraged to attend and learn what QFS is all about.

Finche duo on branch

Why Join


QFS promote the highest avicultural standards.


QFS promote the conservation of both captive bred and wild bird populations.

Buy & Sell

Aviary bred birds from QFS members around Australia.

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Network with specialist members from around the world.

Finch Information


The original title of this Chapter was going to simply be – Predators, however some predators are just that – predators, while some pests are just that – pests. […]

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Aviary Construction & Water

Design and aviary construction share many points in common. Before constructing your aviary, you must choose the type of aviary you want to construct and the design, including feeding/catching stations, […]

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Aviary Design

When you are considering building an Aviary it is a very wise move to visit as many aviaries as you can, to get a general understanding of all the various types of Aviary that can be built.  […]

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Showing Finches

With little or no fresh stock coming into the country, and very stringent controls on the taking of wild birds, it is imperative that we maintain the quality of our […]

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Gary Fitt
Gary Fitt


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