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Chooks in the City

Keen to keep hens at home but not sure where to begin? Find out all the details from someone who knows the ins and outs.


Our experienced urban chook owner will give you a comprehensive introduction on how to set up your own hen-house and care for your chooks.

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:

  • Describe the benefits of keeping poultry
  • Recognise what sort of hen is best suited to your purposes
  • Identify council regulations and rules
  • Source suitable livestock
  • Describe how to care for your hens (shelter, food and health)

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".

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