From the promiscuous willy wagtail to the magnificent however barely terrifying cassowary, Australia has an abundance of fantastic native birds. Vote right here to find out the chicken of the 12 months 2017.
• Pictures and descriptions courtesy Sean Dooley and BirdLife Australia.
The ballot will keep open till 9 December, after which the winner can be introduced. Should you really feel the perfect Australian chicken has been ignored, we’ve included an possibility so that you can add it your self. If a write-in marketing campaign is waged, a chicken not on the shortlist may win. You solely get one vote – use it properly.