BSSA Stan Watson Budgerigar Show 2023
The BSSA is holding their annual Stan Watson Breeders Show for 2023. This is a show for young budgerigars. It will be held Sunday, 7th of May, 2023 at the WESTBOURNE PARK MEMORIAL HALL, 388 GOODWOOD ROAD, WESTBOURNE PARK. There is $1,525.00 in prize money on offer.
Any current financial member of any Bird Society may show, and it is a BCSA Status Movement show. This Show is run under the Show Rules of the BSSA.
A link to the poster, and details for the show, are included below.
Entries close with the Show Manager George England, via email [email protected] on Friday, 28th April, 2023.
BIRDS DO NOT NEED TO BE SPOTTED FOR THIS SHOW, contrary to what the information provided say.
All exhibits must be owner bred birds and rung with a 2022 Brown ANBC closed ring only.
No double or split rings as this constitutes a marked bird.
BIRDS MAY NOT BE REMOVED BEFORE PRESENTATION at 1.30 pm
Birds to be benched from 8-30 a.m. with Judging commencing at 9.30 a.m.
The Safety Officer has the right to reject entries prior to judging for signs of illness, deformity or poorly prepared Show Cages which are deemed hazardous or unhealthy to the birds.
Birds are exhibited at the risk of the owner but the Show Committee will exercise all due care.
All exhibits to be presented in standard Show Cages as approved by the BSSA.
BSSA WILL ACCEPT CHROME OR POWDER COATED SHOW CAGES IN THIS SHOW
Finer Points of the Show
Cages to be fitted with a White D cup ‘half full with seed and fitted on the bottom wire near the door. White paper or plastic insert maybe used on the cage floor.
Equal parts Canary, Jap and White Millet are the only permitted seed.
Each cage to be fitted with a drinker (dry) with the position being four spaces in from the left and level with the perch. Stickers are to be placed on the bottom left hand side of the Show Cage.
Hot Weather Policy:- In the event of the temperature being forecast 32c or above on the night before the Show (Channel 7 – 6.00 p.m. News) the Show will be cancelled. It will be the responsibility of the exhibitor to check the weather forecast.