The Western Pigeon Federation was founded in Melbourne Australia in 1972. The Federation conducts pigeon races for fanciers in the western areas of Melbourne for over 120 members. The races are on four tracks west, northwest, north and northeast. There is also a race from Tasmania every season. The season starts in early July with a race from 200kms and ends in November with a race from 950kms.

PRESIDENT: RAY RUSSELL 

SECRETARY: MICHAEL PORTELLI

RING SECRETARY:

 

DUE TO COVID-19 & THE SUBSEQUENT LOCALISED LOCKDOWN OF CERTAIN AREAS, LEAVING MANY FLYERS UNABLE TO FLY, OUR RACE SCHEDULE HAS ONCE AGAIN BEEN MODIFIED. Please click on the link below to view the 2020 race schedule. 

 

RACE Schedual 2020 revised WPF

 

 

RESULTS: 2019 $30,000 BREEDERS PLATE – MURRAY BRIDGE

The winner of this years’ $30,000 Breeders Plate race from Murray Bridge was D. Hunter and R.Bolton who fly with the Melton Invitation Club in the WPF. Dave clocked a yearling Blue Chequer Hen at 3.12.44 pm which gave them a velocity of 1197.134 m.p.m. AND a $30,000 1st prize cheque! On behalf of the Board of Management and all the members of the WPF, we sincerely congratulate them both on their win. If you too would like a chance at winning, the first sale for next years Breeders Plate is on 22/11/19. All the details can be found if you click on the ‘Special races/Sales’ link at the top right-hand side of this page. You’ve got to be in it to win it!!!

 

 

2020 BREEDERS PLATE & 2020 TRANSPORT/SQUEAKER SALES

For all details on our 2020 Transport/Squeaker Sales and the 2020 WPF Breeders Plate, please click on the “Special Races/Sales link on the top of our page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RESULTS: SHORT SERIES 2018

The winner of the Short Series for 2018, was J & M Portelli of the Altona City Club.  Michael won the Short series by 81 points, with a total pointscore of 307 points.  On behalf of all the members of the Federation, we congratulate him on his win.

RESULTS:   LONG SERIES 2018

The winner of the Long Series for the 2018 season was J & J Pulis of the Deer Park Club. John and Joe won the Long series with a total pointscore of 134.  On behalf of all the members of the Federation, we congratulate them on their win.

RESULTS: COMBINED SERIES 2018

The winner of the combined series for 2018 was J & M Portelli of the Altona City Club.  Michael won the combined series with a total pointscore of 421 points.  On behalf of all the members of the Federation, we congratulate him on his win.

 

 

 

Transfer cards are available to download…just click on ‘FORMS’ at the top of the page to locate.

2017 Race Schedule

To view the 2017 Race Schedule please click on the link at the top of this page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have you found a racing pigeon?  Please click below to report it.  (If it has a ring on its’ leg it’s a racing pigeon)

Please note: This number is ONLY for the reporting of lost racing pigeons.  If you find a wild pigeon or any other type of bird and are unsure of what to do with it, please contact either the RSPCA or your local veterinary clinic.

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