Read all about it! Here’s FoTI’s June Newsletter. Despite Covid there’s been plenty of activity both on and off the island.
Category: Wildcare News
If you are new to Wildcare or simply want to learn more about how we work, join Wildcare CEO, Sharon Smith, and Member Services Coordinator, Kim Willing in this ‘Find out about Wildcare’ Zoom info session. Learn how we connect volunteers and philanthropy with on-ground conservation projects and discover the range of opportunities to […]
Full credit to Friends of Melaleuca for producing such a wonderful tribute,telling stories of Melaleuca, the place and its people Produced by Jack and Jude – SY Banyandah Friends of Macquarie Harbour
May sale at the FoOBP online shop Get ready for winter with a nice warm hoodie or scarf from the Friends of the OBP online shop or pick up something else before the end of May. Then you’ll be all set to celebrate World Parrot Day on 31 May! Specials during the rest of this […]
After nearly two decades Bob and Penny Tyson hang up their fork and gloves. For 17 years the couple volunteered for the Friends of Deal Island. Although they will be slowing down, Bob and Penny’s legacy blazed the trail for those who follow in their footsteps. Deal Island is the largest of Tasmania’s Kent Group […]
Our first session at Boneseed and Boxthorn Attack on Shark Point on Sunday 18th April Our group made a significant impact on the long established stand of these noxious invasive weed shrubs in mid-April. Our mission is to eventually remove these plants from this area as they have excluded the native shrubs and understorey from […]
Annika loves koalas. And while she knows that koalas are not native to Tasmania, she was delighted recently, to visit one at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary. When Annika turned six, she had a party – as one does! And in an outstanding act of generosity – instead of gifts, Annika asked for gold coin donations towards […]
WILDCARE SPRATS Sea sPurge Remote Area TeamS! The Wildcare group, Sea sPurge Remote Area TeamS (SPRATS), is a self-managing group of volunteers working in partnership with the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS). For the last 15 years the group’s main objective has been to control and if possible eradicate the ecosystem-transforming weeds sea spurge […]
There is now a new track from Thark Ridge to Devils Throne. On reaching the prominent saddle on Thark Ridge the new track is some 50 metres further south, where it then heads west for 730 metres to join the existing track to Devils Throne. The new track is a safer walk and with a […]
The report on the Friends of Wellington Park 2020 year is online for you to read.