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An online interactive knowledge test about the pink and grey galah. Scores answers with the option of correcting if a mistake was made. Simple true - false quiz which can be played alone or with a friend. Ideal for comprehension testing and reinforcing what was learned.... back to aussie animals main page

pink and grey galah




Pink and grey galahs are Australia's most familiar parrot and a popular pet. They are a ........ bird, pets to many homes but also a ......... Found throughout ......., including Tasmania and offshore islands. Galahs have a grey coat, rosy chest and underpants and a white or light pink crest. Their beak is bluish white ........ legs are dark grey. The female's eyes are pink and the male's eyes are darkly coloured.

Their main diet consists of seeds, but they also eat ........ and insects and can grow up to 40cm. Farmers' crops are often destroyed and around ....... of the total amount of grain crops in New South Wales alone is destroyed every year. Galahs are strong, fast flyers and can reach speeds of up to .........

Test your knowledge! Write true or false

Galahs are a farmer's pride and joy.

They can be found throughout most areas of Australia.
Galahs can reach speeds of up to 50 km/ph. 
Their main diet consists of frogs and mice.



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