Monthly Archives: January 2013

There’s No Place Like Home

THERE’S   NO   PLACE   LIKE   HOME! Readers will probably notice that there have been no Bushtale articles for a few months.  That’s because Barry and I have been travelling around Oz!  For most happy holiday makers, they look forward to the adventure of a great holiday, spectacular scenery and relaxation!   But it quickly became obvious that […]

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Pinky’s Story

PINKY’S STORY… By Sheryl Wilson – Wildlife Carer Whilst living in Perth a few years’ ago, I attended a property in Landsdale, for the purpose of purchasing an aviary which was advertised for sale.    What I discovered at the property was beyond my belief. “Pinky” was a pink and grey galah who had been living […]

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Our Birds in Crisis

OUR BIRDS IN CRISIS Many residents will notice the abnormally high number of sick and dead birds, in particular, Pink & Grey Galahs, around our town recently. It is suspected that many of these birds have succumbed to a disease known as Avian Gastric Yeast.  This disease is caused by an organism that has been […]

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Bushtales Wildlife Update

WILDLIFE  UPDATE…. Indian Ocean Drive has now been open for 3 months and we have not experienced as many wildlife casualties as we first envisaged.   Loveland for Wildlife in Jurien Bay, together with Malubillai Wildlife Carers’ Network in Perth, have had 6 joey admissions and 1 echidna.  Unfortunately, one joey had to be euthenased due […]

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