"Welcome to the Feather Clubs Association of Queensland Inc's official website."

Promoting and fostering the breeding and exhibition of purebreed and heritage poultry, waterfowl, turkeys, pigeons, pheasants, canaries and cage birds. We aim to assist in the preservation of the history of aviculture and in the promotion of the standard breeding and exhibition of poultry and other ornithological pursuits.


The FCAQ Inc was formed in 1959 under the All Feathered Clubs’ Advisory Council of Queensland.  The name changed to the Feather Clubs Association of Queensland Inc at incorporation in 1990. You can download a copy of the FCAQ_History here in pdf format.

Our affiliated member clubs are committed to the promotion and preservation of purebreed, exhibition and heritage poultry, waterfowl, turkeys, pigeons and cage birds.

2015 Calendar

Each year the FCAQI produces a calendar. This is the primary source of dates of club shows, agricultural shows and other poultry events for exhibitors and breeders of poultry in Queensland.

Download, complete and return your calendar order form to the Secretary to ensure early delivery of your calendar, which is expected to be prior to the end of December.

Calendar order form  link here



Judging & Stewarding Guidelines

The 2nd edition of the Judging and Stewarding Guidelines is now available.

A5 size and wire bound with 80 pages including colour photos and black and white illustrations. It is a significant upgrade on the first edition in terms of both text and quality of presentation. It includes the FCAQI Judges Code of Ethics, Judging Tips, Judging Online Ethics, Judging Waterfowl, Judging Eggs, Stewards and Their Important Role, Words of Wisdom from Esteemed Judges and notes about common defects and nomenclature. We recommend this publication to all exhibitors, stewards and judges. It can be purchased for the price of $15.00 from the FCAQI Secretary. (email secretary@qldpoultry.com) You can download an order form here.

Guidelines Order Form


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