Welcome to the website of


Rupert "Rosie" Rosella

("  a small parrot flew over and settled on the balcony opposite"  )

or the life and times of a UK born Golden-mantled (Eastern)  Rosella, an ethnic refugee from Queensland, who adopted an English family living by the side of Portsmouth Harbour.


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Stop Press - We have to announce that poor Rosie died from a massive heart attack at 0830 on Saturday 27th July 2013

 Rosie's Diary 

What is his background?  .

 So where did he come from?  

Let the training commence. 

 Drawings of "Rosie"

Photo Gallery.  

 Birthday 2nd March 2006

The Life and Times of Rosie..........

Visitors to date

For bookings or to check availability of my holiday home - Rosella Cottage


Alan Dobson 2010

Originated: AWD 27th December 2007 - amended 287th December 2010