Glen Innes bird breeders had a champion outing to the Brisbane Royal Show recently.
Lindy Nesbitt took the “Grand Champion Parrot” prize and also the ultimate award of “Supreme Grand Champion Bird Of Show” with a Blue Princess Parrot.
Local bird enthusiasts, Chris Sharman and The Trow Family, also did well. The Trow Family walked away with two Grand Champions – in the finch category and in the canary section. Other top prizes for them included Champion Fife Canary, Champion Zebra Finch and Champion Waxbill Finch.
Chris Sharman won the Champion Border Canary and Champion Yorkshire Canary prizes.
Lindy didn’t just take the top overall prize but Champion Quail, Champion Neophema, Champion Australian Parrot, Champion Foreign Parrot, Champion Cockatoo.
Lindy and Chris have been going to the top show in Brisbane for 17 years..