Help Jonny get back on his feet

By Natalie / July 2, 2022 /

On 30 June 2022 we were alerted to the plight of Jonny. He was living in a yard with little access to grass, no hay and a diet of fruit and chicken pellets.  We are unaware what lead to his living situation but understand those caring for him were doing…

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Meet Gloria

By Natalie / April 1, 2022 /

UPDATE ON GLORIA: It is now eight weeks since Gloria’s surgery and she has finally had all the metal removed from her body.  She is walking well on her two strong, straight legs and can now begin to start her new life outside with the other Cranky residents.  We will…

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Join the Cranky Club

By Natalie / February 21, 2022 /

If you’ve not already done so subscribe to the Cranky Club Newsletter using the subscription bar at the bottom of the page. What you can expect in the newsletter: The latest Cranky’s FARM news Details of upcoming Cranky’s FARM events Read about the featured Cranky’s FARM resident in the Resident…

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Surprise Arrivals!!!

By Natalie / February 12, 2022 /

LUCKY Lucky was born on the 16th of February 2021.  His mum Trixie was showing for a few weeks so we knew he was on the way.  We decided to name this little bundle Lucky after his father.  Lucky Snr is a little but very determined Dexter bull who lived…

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By Natalie / February 1, 2022 /

Roosters are wonderful beings.  They strut, they crow and they make fabulous companions.  Unfortunately, so many of them find themselves living in suburbia where, sadly, they are not welcomed by councils and some neighbours! Every day we are asked to either provide a home or find a home for a…

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Register To Become A Cranky Volunteer

By Natalie / January 12, 2022 /

The time has finally come where we need help to make sure all the Cranky residents are perfectly cared for! We have decided to offer volunteer positions  in the following four teams: Admin – tasks may include book-keeping, social media, organising events and fundraising, etc. Buidling/Maintenance – tasks may include…

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Book Your Visit to Cranky’s Farm

By Natalie / January 5, 2022 /

You can now book a visit to  Cranky’s FARM by hitting the Events tab at the top of the page or by clicking HERE Visits to Cranky’s FARM are informal tours of the sanctuary, meeting all the residents and hearing their stories and go for two hours. Visits are typically from…

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The year that was 2021

By Natalie / January 4, 2022 /

A brief recap of the year that was was 2021 with all it’s ups and downs. Surprise babies: On January 11 we discovered a little bundle of cutness in the paddock who we named Rayne.  He is Fiona’s first and and last calf, as she was already pregnant when she…

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Latest Rescues

By Natalie / December 21, 2021 /

December 2021 Gloria – see top of page. October 2021 We found Frank, Storm and Guy (who is a girl) living as ducklings in horrible conditions with no water and crammed into a small enclosure with many other ducklings. These three were so excited the first time they got to…

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By Natalie / January 1, 2021 /

TRIVIA NIGHT – Mt Gravatt Showgrounds – 1644 Logan Road, Mount Gravatt 4122 – 6pm to 10pm Cranky’s FARM has officially launched our first fundraising event for 2022.Tickets on sale now for our Trivia event on Saturday 26th March! Click here to get your tickets Grab your crew, secure your…

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