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How the yellow-footed rock wallaby was saved from extinction in South Australia

Find out how one of Australia’s longest running biodiversity programs, Bounceback, is helping recover native species across South Australia’s semi-arid ranges.

26 Sep 2022 4 min read

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Take a walk in Lincoln National Park: the Donington Loop Hike

Explore a new walking trail each month in one of South Australia’s national parks. Here’s one to try next.

23 Sep 2022 4 min read

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Ranger tips: Lincoln National Park

Get insider tips on the best places to visit and ‘must do' activities from park ranger Elly Schultz.

23 Sep 2022 5 min read

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Things to do in Riverland parks during high water

High River Murray flows are bringing the local environment to life. Find out where some of the best spots are and some of the best adventures to have while river flows are high.

23 Sep 2022 4 min read

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5 things to do in nature to improve your wellbeing

Spending time in nature does wonders for your mental health. Here are some easy ideas that have big benefits.

08 Sep 2022 3 min read

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How you can raise awareness about Australia’s native threatened species – from your kitchen

Bake up a storm this week – all in the name of acknowledging threatened species. Here’s how you can play a part.

06 Sep 2022 5 min read

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How to spend a day in Coffin Bay National Park

Want to make the most of your visit to this spectacular park? We’ve got you covered with this one-day itinerary.

30 Aug 2022 6 min read

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What to do if you see a snake in the wild

Make sure you know how to deal with snakes as they make their reappearance in the warmer months. Here's the basics.

24 Aug 2022 3 min read

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Top 5 things to do with dad in parks this Father's Day

Say no to socks and jocks this Father’s Day – here are five experiences that you can enjoy together instead.

18 Aug 2022 7 min read

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Your guide to South Australia’s underwater ‘twilight’ zone

Ever wondered what lies in the depths of the ocean where the light starts to fade into dark? This National Science Week, find out what scientists saw in South Australia’s mysterious deep blue with their deep water cameras.

17 Aug 2022 3 min read

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Everything you need to know about magpie swooping season

Protecting your baby is natural – and it’s the same for magpies. Here’s how to avoid their protective swoop.

16 Aug 2022 4 min read

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5 signs that spring is on its way

Counting down the days until spring? Here’s how nature tells us the season is about to change.

16 Aug 2022 4 min read

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Take a walk in Karte Conservation Park: the Karte Conservation Park Hike

Explore a new walking trail each month in one of South Australia’s national parks. Here’s one to try next.

15 Aug 2022 2 min read

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Kayaking the mystical Murray

Kayaking is a brilliant way to see the Murray River. Here’s your guide on what to expect, and new places to explore, including some only accessible by kayak.

12 Aug 2022 3 min read

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Your guide to what’s new and coming soon in South Australia’s national parks

From new walk-in campgrounds to upgraded picnic facilities, there’s lots of great new visitor facilities in national parks across the state. Find out what’s new in your favourite park.

11 Aug 2022 10 min read

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What to do if you find a stranded marine mammal in South Australia

Seeing a marine mammal stranded on the shore can be a confronting experience. Here’s what you need to know to help.

10 Aug 2022 6 min read

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How to spend a day in South Australia’s Ngarkat Conservation Park

Want to make the most of your visit to this iconic park? We’ve got you covered with these itineraries.

08 Aug 2022 8 min read

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Ranger Tips – Ngarkat Conservation Park

Get insider tips on the best places to visit and must-do activities from park ranger Ryan Hamood.

02 Aug 2022 4 min read

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Let’s celebrate our park rangers this World Ranger Day

Learn about the diverse range of duties that South Australia’s dedicated rangers carry out each day.

29 Jul 2022 3 min read

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Learn how wooden logs or ‘snags’ help the River Murray

This National Tree Day, find out how snags in the River Murray play a critical ecological role.

29 Jul 2022 3 min read

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6 simple steps to planting a tree

Planting a tree is easier than you think. Here’s everything you need to know – just in time for National Tree Day.

29 Jul 2022 4 min read

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