Breed & Society Information

Breed Characteristics of Australian Heritage Angoras

 

  • Does are around 64-67 cms (25-27 inches) at shoulders
  • Bucks are around 69-75 cms  (27-30 inches at shoulders
  • They have fertility, 95% twinning rate
  • Quiet temperament
  • Bare face and legs – Little to no wigging required and minimal crutching
  • Generally more hardy than commercial angoras
  • Mohair is fine and lustrous with wavy staples. Though older animals will show kemp. Yields are around 1.3kg – 1.8kg (3-4lbs) for Does and 2-2.5kg for Bucks
  • Heritage angoras maintain coloured genes

 

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Breeders Directory

Della Downs

Breeding white and coloured heritage angoras. Click here for webpage.

Oakey Range

Breeders of white and coloured heritage angoras.

Phoenix Park

Breeder of white and coloured heritage angoras.

The Amazing Rainbow Angoras

Croajingolong

Breeder of white heritage angoras Click here for website

Kastamboul Angoras

Contact via Della Downs

Merri Banks Farm House

Breeder of white heritage angoras

Ruby Farm Walkerville

Breeder of while heritage angoras

Interested in breeding?

Membership

 

Help us continue our work

Become a member of HAGSA

Membership of the Heritage Angora Goat Society assists us in continuing our projects to save these rare goats. Membership costs $50 per annum and runs from 1 July to 30 June each year. To join, simply fill in the form. Payments are to be made to the HAGSA Bank account BSB: 633 000 Acc No: 166 325 589 Please use your name as reference. Thank you for helping support HAGSA





Our Directors

Lill Roberts
President
Roger Sawley
Treasurer
Catherine Fox
Secretary
Bella St Clair
Director