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Bequests

Who will care about wildlife when I’ve gone? You will – with a bequest to Wildlife Queensland. Your commitment and care for our wildlife will continue for generations if your generosity is directed to the work that cares for wildlife. Your voice for your wildlife can live on Bequests make a big difference to our …

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Cassowary and chick – Photo © martinwillisphotographs.com.au Warrawilla Lagoon, Hinchinbrook Island – Photo © Steven Nowakowski In 1991 the Thorsborne Trust was launched to recognise a unique champion of the environment, the late Arthur Thorsborne, and to commemorate his achievements. The Trust has the following aims: to support activities for a better understanding of, and …

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The Gold Coast and Hinterland branch protects wildlife and their habitats through campaigns such as: Save Our Spit hinterland protection (including protecting Springbrook) workshops such as nest building workshops submissions public awareness/education activities, such as our annual display on World Environment Day. We always welcome new members and members to be on the committee.   …

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Wildlife Queensland Fraser Coast conducts many activities to encourage the appreciation of wildlife. These include educational activities with school children, monthly library talks and nature walks. Other activities such as workshops are organised on a once-off basis. The Branch also actively maintains two revegetation sites.

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2017 UQ placement student, Penelope Webster, measures the diameter of a tree at Sheep Station Creek Conservation Park prior to nest box installation as part of her greater glider placement project. Since 2014, Wildlife Queensland has hosted students from a range of educational institutions seeking placement opportunities in the environmental conservation industry. Students placed with …

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Awards

Page index:  CICADA Film Festival Your Voice for your Wildlife Awards   CICADA Film Festival An initiative of Wildlife Queensland Bayside Branch, the Cicada Film Festival (formerly Cicada Awards) has been giving young people a voice on environmental issues since 2011. It has gained major support from Ocean Ark Alliance and Ocean Crusaders. This short-film …

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Upper Dawson

Welcome to Wildlife Queensland Upper Dawson Branch. About us Our Branch usually has four meetings a year. The Activities Officer arranges the venue with property owners or National Parks. While wet weather curtails more widespread travel in La Nina years, our trips have taken us to Central Queensland’s National Parks, sandstone gorges, gas fields, coal …

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Townsville

Welcome to Wildlife Queensland Townsville Branch. About the Townsville Branch Established in 1968, the Townsville Branch has a long history of caring for our local environment and encouraging the community to understand and appreciate the wildlife and natural places that exist within our city boundaries and immediate surrounds. Of special interest are the health and …

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Toowoomba

Welcome to Wildlife Queensland Toowoomba Branch. The Toowoomba Branch is a hands-on active branch that is involved in the community and makes a point of working with other local organisations. The Toowoomba Branch has undergone many changes over the last 15 years and in 2015, started focusing on Wildlife and Environmental Education in the local …

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Welcome to Wildlife Queensland Sunshine Coast & Hinterland Inc. Sunshine Coast & Hinterland Inc came into existence in 1963 as the first ‘country’ branch. The founder of this Caloundra Branch, as it was originally known, was Kathleen McArthur, one of the four founders of WPSQ, who lived in Caloundra. Rampant development along the coastal strip …

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