Friends of Deal Island celebrate 20 years

Friends of Deal Island

Celebrate 20 years of volunteering on Deal Island at the Friends of Deal AGM and General Meeting to be held in Ross on Saturday 27 October. The AGM will start at 11am followed by a brief general meeting. Lunch will be byo plate to share, with lots of memorabilia in the way of photos, journals, […]

Celebrate Wildcare at Tamar Island Wetlands

Calling out to all grandparents (or responsible adults) and grandkids to come and help celebrate Wildcare Inc’s 20th anniversary with the Tamar Island Wetlands Centre Volunteers. FREE: Discovery Ranger guided walks to Tamar Island at 10.30 am and 12.30 pm, plus art and craft activities at the centre. BYO lunch. For more information, please phone […]

Keep Australia Beautiful Recognition

     The Macquarie Harbour Shoreline Clean-up Steering Committee have been nominated for the Keep Australia Beautiful Tasmania Clean Beaches Award. The 2018 Macquarie Harbour Shoreline Clean-up was an outstanding achievement and wouldn’t have been possible without the support and commitment of participating organisations and it is a great honour to be nominated for this Award. […]

A Lick o’ Lime in Time

Friends of Maria Island

Painting Penitentiary

With the buildings of the Darlington Probation Station having missed their “almost annual” protective lime washing last year, Senior Ranger Pete Lingard sent out the call to arms (or at least brushes) to the faithful army of volunteers to support the cause. No less than 15 volunteers, together with several PWS Staff responded, travelling over […]

Administration Officer Volunteer (Position Filled)

Would you like to contribute your administrative skills to support the efficient functioning of a large and fast growing environmental care volunteer group in Tasmania? Wildcare Tasmania’s membership of over 7,000 support and engage in caring for National Parks and reserves, wildlife and cultural sites across Tasmania. We are looking for a volunteer to work […]

Wildcare Office Team


Working with CEO Sharon Smith, we have now established the part-time roles of Member Services Coordinator and Marketing Coordinator. We welcome Kim Willing as Member Services Coordinator and Danielle Ross Walls as Marketing Coordinator. Many of you will know Kim as she has been in the Wildcare Facilitator role for the past 12 months. Kim […]

FOMI AGM 27th September 2018

Friends of Maatsuyker Island

All interested ‘Wildcarers’ are invited to attend the Friends of Maatsuyker Island Annual General Meeting. When:  27th September 2018 at 7:00 pm Dinner is available from 5:30pm Where:  Derwent Sailing Squadron, 23 Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay, Hobart Please check the ‘files’ window on the FOMI Branch page for further details of the meeting notice and […]

Tasmanian Honour Roll of Women – Calling for Nominations


Nominations are now open for the Tasmanian Honour Roll of Women which recognises women who make a significant contribution to the community, State, nation or internationally. There are undoubtedly many Wildcaring women who could be nominated.  Do you know one? Categories women may be nominated for include service to: · Environment · Community · Cultural […]

Spring into Wildtimes


Edition 61 of Wildtimes is here!  In this 20th Anniversary bumper edition we celebrate the work of 11 Wildcare Branches across the State from the remote islands to the high peaks. Find out how cod liver oil is preserving history at Melaleuca, how feral oysters are being farewelled at Lumeah Point, and the kind of […]