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Kookaburra at home in termite nest

A kookaburra was captured on film at Childers this week swapping its bird nest for a termite nest in a tree.

Council workers save plover chick

An Avoca resident has thanked Bundaberg Regional Council workers who saved a plover chick from a drainage pit.

Cosy life for Snakes Downunder koalas

Three koalas living a cosy existence at Snakes Downunder would not have survived in the wild without human intervention.

Oldest Red-tailed Tropicbird found on reef island

USC researchers have found what could be the oldest known breeding individual of one of the world’s most elusive seabirds on Lady Elliot Island, at the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef.

Community involvement key to wild dog management

A baiting program which will be held in August and September will help landowners to protect their properties from wild dogs

Echidnas on the move as breeding season begins

Echidna breeding season has begun and residents are being advised what to do if one of the spiky creatures takes up post in the backyard.

Possum rescue at Thabeban State School

Thabeban State School teachers were pleasantly surprised to rescue and reunite a baby possum with a resident mother possum on Thursday.

Roo loves spending time with family who helped her

A mother kangaroo who was raised by Bucca wildlife carer Sara Witcher and her family has adopted them as one of her own.

Woodgate Wildlife Rescue group supported

Woodgate and Surrounds Wildlife Rescue has received a welcome gift after damaging fires to help raise injured and orphaned wildlife.

Tiny turtles in garden bed surprise Council staff

A clutch of 18 freshwater turtle hatchlings surprised Bundaberg Regional Council staff when they began emerging from a garden bed this week.

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