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The website of the Avicultural Society of NSW (ASNSW) has been developed over a number of years since our first website was uploaded to the World Wide Web in April 1999.  The purpose of the ASNSW website is to provide public access to information relating to the experiences of our members and others in the field of aviculture since the first example of an Australian species in aviculture, the Rainbow Lorikeet, was captured in New South Wales and taken as a cage bird on Cook's voyage back to Britain.

The opinions expressed in this information do not necessarily represent those of the ASNSW and no responsibility is accepted by the ASNSW, its Committee Members, Life Members, Members, Associate Members, Magazine Editor/s, the author/s, webmaster/s and administrator/s for the Society (hereinafter referred to as "the Society"), for the accuracy, completeness, opinions and advice contained herein, or relevance to the user's purpose.  Readers should rely upon their own inquiries in making any decisions relating to their own interests, or in the instance of veterinary advice, obtain appropriate professional advice from professional avian veterinarians.

No warranty is given that the information and/or accompanying Adobe PDF formatted files are free of infection from computer viruses and/or other contamination, nor that access to the website or any part of it will not suffer from interruption from time to time, without notice.

Any links to other websites that have been included on the ASNSW website are provided for the user's interest and information and do not necessarily represent those of the Society.  The ASNSW in managing and maintaining this website does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy, availability, or appropriateness to the user's purposes, of any other information or advice contained on any other website.

The Society does not accept liability however arising, including liability for negligence, for any loss or losses resulting from the use of or reliance upon the information contained on the ASNSW website and/or reliance on its availability at any time.

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