Latest News

Home » Latest News

PlatypusSPOT empowers citizen scientists as key to understanding platypus distribution.

This most intriguing and unique native animal is a difficult species to study in the wild, making citizen scientists key to learning more about the species with the help of platypusSPOT.

Read more
Bore water flows from the Great Artesian Basin in Thargomindah in south-west Queensland, but for how much longer? Image © Kdliss (Wikipedia)

The Great Artesian Basin is now subject to continuing and additional pressures, with the threat of contamination from Coal Seam Gas operations among them.

Read more
batdrinkinghack

As the temperatures soar this summer, why not take to the Brisbane River on Sunday 26 February or 12 March and share the sunset with these charismatic creatures who also feel the heat.

Read more
floating-bags-for-web-featured

With a plastic bag free Queensland now clearly in sight, it’s time to celebrate our win and have our say on when and how the ban should be implemented by making a submission by 27 Feb!

Read more
bag-win-featured

Huge win for WPSQ: After two years of leading the campaign for a plastic bag free Queensland, Wildlife Queensland is delighted by the Queensland Government’s announcement regarding the introduction of a ban on single-use, lightweight plastic bags in our state!

Read more
WPSQ's infra-red cameras capture this greater glider exploring a tree hollow in the Redland Bay region.

The results of the Queensland Glider Network’s recently completed project to document glider species in two conservation reserves in the Redland Bay region are in, with some notable findings regarding greater gliders.

Read more
above-all-featured

We are grateful to report that our June 2016 appeal, with the principal focus being the ongoing existence of Wildlife Preservation Society of Queensland, was extremely well supported.

Read more
ppt-featured

Why It Matters with Peter Garrett was the perfect end to a challenging year financially for Wildlife Queensland as dinner, drinks and inspiring conversation were shared among fellow conservationists on New Farm’s scenic riverfront on 19 November.

Read more
Detection dog, Kuna, and handler Amanda Hancock investigating potential den sites using a specimen of hide from Avery’s quoll as search odour.

A huge thank you to all who contributed to the three-day search recently for the possible denning site of orphaned young spotted-tailed quolls in the Southern Downs.

Read more
Seen up close these flying mammals aren’t terrifying at all – they are quite adorable. If you’ve taken a Batty Boat Cruise on the Brisbane River, you’ll know this to be true.

As Batty Boat Cruise season kicks off again on the night before Halloween, we take a closer look at the symbolism of the bat and how these flying mammals are anything but evil – BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW AND SEE FOR YOURSELF!

Read more
Page 4 of 18 First page...2345610...Last page