Animal encounters

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Everything you need to know about Adelaide’s flying foxes

You’re not going batty – there really are flying foxes hovering over Adelaide. Here’s what you need to know.

03 Mar. 2022 3 min read

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Your guide to identifying animal poo

Gone bushwalking and wondered ‘whose poo is that?’ Brush up on your animal scat knowledge with these gross facts.

24 Feb. 2022 6 min read

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Everything you need to know about Cleland’s new Victorian koalas

A bold cross-border partnership is helping to diversify the genepool of South Australia’s southern koalas. Find out how.

18 Feb. 2022 2 min read

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10 species you can spot at Aldinga’s intertidal and subtidal reefs

As Sebastian told Ariel, life is sweeter under the sea. Learn about the critters at Aldinga Reef, in Adelaide’s south, who think the same.

16 Feb. 2022 7 min read

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Why butterflies are beneficial to the environment

There’s more to butterflies than meets the eye. Find out how they can help the environment – and your veggie patch.

09 Feb. 2022 3 min read

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5 tips for keeping your cat happy indoors – and why it’s important

Safe cats are happy cats. Here’s how to fill your feline’s contentment cup while they’re living the indoor life.

07 Dec. 2021 2 min read

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How to spend 3 days in the parks of eastern Kangaroo Island

Want to make the most of your visit to this scenic region? We’ve got you covered with this 3-day itinerary.

07 Dec. 2021 9 min read

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What to do if you find an injured native animal

The first step in helping injured wildlife is knowing who to call. We’ve got you covered with these contacts.

25 Nov. 2021 3 min read

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Your guide to Adelaide’s noisy miners and how to manage them

Noisy miners have not only adapted to city-living but have benefitted from it. Here’s why and how to manage them.

17 Nov. 2021 6 min read

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Take a walk in Canunda National Park: the Cape Buffon Walk

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

17 Nov. 2021 3 min read

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8 tips to peacefully co-exist with spiders.

Spiders have a reputation for being scary, but it’s somewhat exaggerated. Here’s how to co-exist peacefully.

28 Oct. 2021 4 min read

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7 tiny birds to look for in South Australia

You’ll need sharp eyes to spot these species next time you go birdwatching – they all weigh less than 10 grams.

18 Oct. 2021 5 min read


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