Events coming up: 20/9/14 Royal Melbourne Show

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Bringing a little country to your back yard.....

Poultry are rewarding, useful and entertaining pets.

They’re great with the kids; you get fresh eggs and if you think an aquarium is relaxing, just wait until you’ve watched a hen scratch around for a while. The kids have a ball finding and feeding them all sorts of worms and bugs.  It’s the ultimate relaxation therapy!


BookAChook gives you the opportunity to try for yourself, without the commitment.



                              That's right, a ‘try before you buy!!’

BookAChook delivers all over Melbourne, VIC and we’ll supply the coop, the chooks, the food, and plenty of good advice  on how you can bring a little of the country into your own back yard.  Give it a go..fall in love, we have!

 Blue bantam Langshan                                                                                                 Buff bantam Pekin                


The first of the spring chicks are hatching; They are prioritised to the people who have been waiting patiently since winter.

Please email to add your name to the "chicklist."

I am focussing on the bantam Pekins - my lovely fluffy, friendly girls, and the bantam Langshans - pretty, productive, curious backyard layers.

I rarely have point of lay or adult hens for sale as they are all sold as chicks.



Santosha Permaculture Design Consultancy

              I'm now offering a permaculture design consultancy service. Please click on the link above for more information, or email


Interested in Alpacas?

We are!

The Little Alpaca Shop at Summerhill Farm, 264 Barkers Rd, Main Ridge, is open to the public from 10am - 4pm each weekend.

For more information and location details please go to

You are welcome to drop in any time over the weekend to visit the alpacas, find out more from the breeders and take a look at the amazing alpaca products in The Little Alpaca Shop - luxury designer knit wear, throw rugs and homewares, beanies, scarves, fleece, yarn and accessories.

Come and see the alpacas at the Royal Melbourne Show in the Paddock to Plate pavillion.