Mandy Conway, ACTHA Newsletter Editor, has again been featured in an article in the Canberra Times on the volume of native animals being cared for by ACT Wildlife. ACTHA has provided ACT Wildlife with a grant in the past to support their work - we wish them (and Mandy) all the best with this very large workload!
Read the article in full on the Canberra Times website.
ACTHA Committee Member and Newsletter Editor extraordinaire, Mandy Conway, recently had a chat with the Canberra Times about reptiles and the issues they face as winter approaches. A good read - share it with family and friends to keep our local reptiles safe this winter!
Canberra Times - ACT Wildlife urges Canberrans to look out for reptiles on the move for winter hibernation
Canberra's first Reptile & Frog Festival will be held on 12 April 2015 at the Canberra Reptile Zoo in Gold Creek Village. We encourage you to head along - it'll be a great event for the whole family!
A converted pool in Sydney’s north has become the home for a breeding pair of eastern water dragons, Australia’s largest dragon species.
Read the article on the ABC to learn more about suburban pool conversion into natural refuges and the support available for homeowners to do so.
Read the article here on ABC Radio National.
This valentines day why not check out the behaviour of other species trying to win over the fairer sex. Chris Watson witnessed these sand monitors fighting from his office window, a rare and spectacular event, in Alice Springs.
Read more at the ABC here!