Volunteers wanted for Orange-bellied parrot monitoring

Wildcare Friends of the Orange-bellied Parrot are calling for expressions of interest from pairs of volunteers to monitor the wild population of this critically endangered parrot over the coming breeding season. Volunteers will assist with the Tasmanian Orange-bellied Parrot Program. Pairs of volunteers are invited to apply to spend two, three or four weeks at […]

Tamar Island Wetlands volunteers recognised

Tamar Island Wetlands Volunteers have been shortlisted for the Fairfax Landcare Community Group Award. This award celebrates an outstanding community group that is working towards sustainable land use or is undertaking on-ground action to protect, enhance or restore an area on behalf of the community. The Tamar Island Wetlands Centre (TIWC) CARes Volunteer Group is […]

Update your contact details to receive Wildtimes

WILDCARE Inc Office

The next edition of Wildtimes is imminent.  We encourage delivery by email as it frees up Wildcare funds for projects in the field.  We will only be sending hard copies of this edition out to those members who have indicated that they would prefer a paper version. (In the past you received a hard copy […]

Get Outside – Mapping our Future

  In order to plan our future, it makes sense to take stock of what has worked well so far, and where we could deliver more. Get Outside are coming to the end of our current funding through the Tasmanian Community Fund, which is ideal timing to plan for the next phase. An external consultant, […]

Cockle Creek Volunteer Caretaker Call for EOI

Cockle Creek is a very popular Nature Recreation Area and National Park that is the gateway to the South West Coastal Track in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Visitors from many states and countries and well as locals visit. There are several local walks, beautiful beaches and great opportunities for recreation.Volunteer Caretakers stay in […]

CAPE BRUNY Volunteer Caretaker and Weather Observer

CAPE BRUNY SUMMER VOLUNTEER CARETAKER & Weather Observer positions  Call for EOI’s  Come and spend time in a wild and beautiful place while assisting Parks and Wildlife Service to provide high quality visitor services at the site. meet people from many different countries who are travelling in Tasmania. Help share your passion for this very […]

Annual Craig Saunders Photo Competition Open

WILDCARE Inc Office

2018 Craig Saunders Photo Competition Open ‘At the Heart of Wildcare’ We are pleased to announce the opening of the 2018 Craig Saunders Photo Competition, in memory of one of Wildcare’s finest past contributors. Craig was a passionate and committed Wildcarer and member of the Wildcare Board. His vitality inspired many and his legacy of […]

Bruny Island Clean Up Aug 18

Join the D’Entrecasteaux and Huon Collaboration, and help us protect our waterway’s biodiversity, liveability and productivity. Celebrate our natural diversity Experience our stunning estuaries See the unique plants and animals Take action to improve the condition of our environment Be a part of the solution and protect our waterway The D’Entrecasteaux and Huon Collaboration (DHC) […]

DSS Volunteer Grants Now Open

WILDCARE Inc Office

$20 million funding available for grants for Australian Volunteers. The Federal Department of Social Services has $20m in funding available for grants to volunteers. Funding of $1,000 to $5,000 is available for purchase of equipment, transport, training and background screening of volunteers. Applications must be submitted by 2pm on Tuesday 18th September. More information, grant […]


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