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Tiverton could soon be home to the largest population of Eastern Barred Bandicoots in Australia. Along with the property manager and a group of youth volunteers we are removing invasive plants, planting local native species and preparing the property for a fence to protect a future population of bandicoots.
This pic is of Melbourne Zoo’s Common Wombat – Mary. Each morning she strolls out of her burrow to meet and greet school students in our Discovery Centre and get a feed of sweet potato. The lucky thing for Mary is that she’s only alive today because of the amazing work of Wildlife Rescuers. While […]
This photo was taken by a friend of mine from his lounge room one sunny morning, near Euroa, Central Victoria. What do you think is happening? Looks like a bit of an echidna party and in some ways it is. It’s actually a part of the echidna mating process called an echidna train. A number of […]