ARE YOU A MEMBER?
Our members enjoy great benefits and receive excellent value for their money. New members from Australia and around the World are always warmly welcomed.
It’s easy to join, just:
Complete the membership application form online and submit it to pay via Credit Card.
Members can renew their membership online by clicking on the button below.
OR Print and Send
Print out the membership application form, and either fax, e-mail or mail it together with your credit card details, a cheque or money order (in Australian dollars) to the address below:
Fax: +61 7 5433 1921
DIRECT BANK DEPOSIT:
(Please include your name and membership number in the reference line).
Memberships purchased online after Feb 1st 2015 will automatically attempt to renew at the end of their subscription. If you do not wish to renew please log in and click on the recurring fees tab to unsubscribe or send an email to email@example.com with your name and membership number asking to cancel your renewal.
Memberships can also be renewed by using PayPal to transfer your membership renewal fees to firstname.lastname@example.org along with your membership details.
The benefits from becoming a member:
10 Great Reasons to Join!
- Parrot Society News Magazine – Members receive six full-colour, 52+ page issues per year, that contains club business and informative articles pertaining to parrot aviculture. The PSOA News is recognised in international avicultural circles as a leader in quality society publications. It provides opportunities for you to learn new avicultural skills, knowledge and techniques through its creative and topical educational content. Members can also advertise their birds for sale, wanted or exchange, free of charge in every issue.
- Conservation Calendar -Each year, members recieve a stunning wall calendar for their visual enjoyment. Additional copies are available for purchase with all funds raised going directly to the Parrot Trust of Australia to support their education, research and conservation projects.
- General Meeting - In a social setting, we meet bi-monthly to provide members and visitors with educational opportunities presented by local, interstate and invitational guest speakers. An extensive range of avicultural products is also available at our meetings from Parrot Supplies Australia. Visitors are always welcome and encouraged to attend.
- North Brisbane Bird Sale - We hold an annual bird sale which is one highest quality sales in Queensland. Held at the Caboolture Showgrounds, members can sell their birds direct to the public as well as access a large trade area and veterinary services under one convenient roof.
- 'Parrots' Convention- Our biennial, international convention features world-class speakers on all aspects of parrot aviculture, conservation, husbandary, enrichment,behaviour and training. Each convention promises to be bigger and better with exceptional educational opportunities scheduled for delegates to enjoy and learn from. This educational event caters for parrot breeders, veterinarians, zookeepers, animal training, pet shop employees and companion parrot owners alike through informative lectures and engaging workshops.
- Step Up: Parrots & People Learning Together - Held on alternative years to our 'Parrots' conventions, this weekend workshop brings together anyone interested in furthering their knowledge and skill in understanding parrot behaviour and training.
- Parrot Trust of Australia - Recognising the urgent need to support parrot conservation, research and education in Australia, we have established a public trust to fund worthy projects. Through the generosity of donations, this initiative will grow and develop into a self-sustaining venture that benefits Australia's most vunerable and endangered wild parrot species.
- Parrot Supplies Australia - Our member's shop has a comprehensive range of avicultural supplies available at very competative prices. Financial members receieve a further substantial discount off their purchases. Australia wide shipping is available on most products while personal orders can be collected direct from our shop. Every purchase you make from Parrot Supplies Australia strengthensour club's ability to provide additional benefits to members.
- PSOA Online - We host a professional website to benefit our members and the global avicultural community. Some features include free downloads, current bird sale listings, informative articles, online membership services, plus much more. This dynamic resource is always evolving to keep you up to date with our club's initiatives and events.