Chicken Breeds Chart

Breed selection is always one of the more daunting aspects when you are new to the world of chickens, especially given there are over 80 different breeds in Australia. Luckily, we have permission from a wonderful Australia-based poultry keeping forum (Backyard Poultry) to use this wonderful resource below.

The information is wonderful and constantly reviewed for accuracy, but with prices varying dependent on breed availability, quality and age it may be somewhat unrealistic to want to pick up a rare breed which is almost laying for $30 (for example). To see what contributes to the cost of a chicken, click here.