Category Archives: Information

Congratulations

CONGRATULATIONS To Local Jurien Bay Wildlife Carer, Sheryl Wilson, on her Outstanding Service Award from Parks and Wildlife for her contribution to Wildlife Rehabilitation. Nominated by DPaW Wildlife Officer Chris Phillips, it is an award that is well and truly deserved. 2nd December 2015

Read More

Wine with Wildlife

WINE WITH WILDLIFE… A Great Success As Sunday 28th February dawned, the last day of Summer was going to be a scorcher! Approximately 40 wildlife enthusiasts braved the searing conditions to share a unique evening at Kenandra, where the “locals” (kangaroos) turned up in all their glory for all to enjoy. The children were enthralled […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More