There is no guarantee that these breeds will never go broody, be great at laying or even as friendly as you would like because every chicken breed is uniquely different.
All of the breeds in this list are available in Australia.
Rarely Broody Chicken Breeds
- Barred Rock
- Croad Langshan
- New Hampshire
- ISA Brown (aka New Hampshire x)
- Rhode Island Red
- Sicillian Buttercup
- Derbyshire Red Cap
- Appenzeller Spitzenhauben
There are breeders who are currently working on breeding up numbers and improving stock and bloodlines.
From time to time these breeds are made available to the public who are eager to support these breeds.
More information on Rare Chicken Breeds in Australia:
Rare Poultry Breeders Association
Crested Breeds Club of Australia