Parrots and Cockatoos of the world

For those that love the vibrancy and charisma of parrots and cockies!

New Avatar Challenge

This challenge closed over 8 years ago.

The Challenge

It must be time for a new Challenge to decide on an avatar for the group. This time, it is the turn of Cockatoos to reclaim the pre-eminent position in the group, so this challenge should feature only Cockies. As always, wild Cockies are preferred!

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the art-work that best exemplifies the character of Cockies!

Rewards & Prizes

Glory and featured artist status for the duration of the avatar’s reign.

Additional Information

Art must be submitted to the group or it will be removed from the challenge.

Cover Image: Coming in for landing by Stuart Cooney


The Top Ten

~Feathered Rivalry~ by a~m .

~Feathered Rivalry~ by a~m . was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 9 votes.

  • Gang Gang Cockatoo by Stuart Cooney
  • Poly by David Petranker
  • Australian White Cockatoo by SharonD
  • Kissing  by Of Land & Ocean - Samantha Goode
  • My Cockatoo by KeepsakesPhotography Michael Rowley
  • Sulphur Crested Cockatoo landing - Gippsland by Bev Pascoe
  • Take Off by Sharon Robertson
  • Sulphur Crested Cockatoo, Warburton by Roz McQuillan

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