Thermal Imaging Red-tailed Phascogales at Tutanning Nature Reserve

Red-tailed Phascogales are a miniscule dasyurid now restricted to remnant bushland in the West Australian Wheatbelt. The habitat in which it is found is She-oak woodland associated with a mixture of Wandoo and/or Powderbark. In common with other small dasyurids, males of the species don't quite make it to one year of age, dying after … Continue reading Thermal Imaging Red-tailed Phascogales at Tutanning Nature Reserve

Wildlife of the West Australian Wheatbelt.

A long weekend in the Wheatbelt Reserves of Western Australia, where with the aid of a thermal imager a few pleasant surprises were found!

Project Numbat Dig Surveys – Spots and Stripes at Dryandra Woodland.

Volunteer work with the Project Numbat Group at Dryandra Woodland and Boyagin Nature Reserve results in encounters with two of my favourite marsupials, the striped Numbat and spotted Western Quoll.

Karijini National Park and the Shark Bay Region.

A long drive to the Pilbara and back in a week to revisit the amazing gorges of this national park. A stopover in fabulous Shark Bay on the return leg.

Return to Dryandra Woodland – Pygmy Possums and Quolls.

A few visits to Dryandra Woodland over a week to try and find the elusive Pygmy Possum. Also includes coverage of a Project Numbat Weekend at Boyagin NR.

Where to see Mammals – Western Australia.

A guide to mammal watching in Western Australia covering hotspots such as Dryandra, Perup and Exmouth.

Mammal Watching Trip Tasmania – Nov/Dec 2015

My first interstate mammal watching trip to one of my favourite destinations, sites covered include Mount Field NP, Maria Island, Mount William NP, Narawntapu NP, Loongana and Cradle Mountain.

Quolls and other Wildlife of Tasmania.

Two amazing weeks in Tasmania searching for Quolls including one of my best mammal watching experiences with a spot-tailed quoll.

Wildlife Watching – South Coast NSW and Canberra – Pygmy Possums and Gliders.

A week travelling from Sydney to Canberra along the South Coast of NSW, sites include My Kuring-gai Chase NP, Bateman's Bay and Tathra.

Tasmanian Wildlife – Southeastern Tasmania.

A week wildlife watching in Tasmania including a foray into birding. Sites covered include Melaleuca, Port Arthur and Bruny Island.