The outdoor Rose Garden show "Taking Flight" will not be showing on Saturday or Sunday August 2-3

Gouldian Finch

(Erythrura gouldiae)

FUN FACT

Distribution

The Gouldian Finch is found only on the continent of Australia. Although large numbers are bred in captivity all around the world, the Gouldian Finch is considered threatened with endangerment in the wild.

Habitat

Tropical savanna woodlands.

Diet

Seeds, mostly from a variety of grasses.

Breeding

Status

Near Threatened

At the Aviary

See the Gouldian Finches in our Grasslands exhibit.