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Feathers of the Forest

Feathers of the Forest

Have you experienced for yourself the delightful diversity of bird life living within the subtropical rainforest of Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve?  Independent artists from the Maleny Printmakers have created an exciting exhibition of original hand-printed fine...
As darkness falls…

As darkness falls…

As darkness falls…  by Jamie Walker Crepuscular – now there’s a word. My dictionary says it means, ‘appearing or active in twilight’. We, of course, are creatures of the daylight. Our movements and actions follow the sun. We retire and retreat from...
Birds in our backyards

Birds in our backyards

by Paul Fraser and Ken Cross We are blessed in the hinterland to be able to see so many beautiful bird species in their natural habitat. We have over 200 species residing in a range of habitats including sub-tropical rainforest, open eucalypt forest,...
Birdlife on the Range

Birdlife on the Range

by Paul Fraser and Ken Cross  Bird watching has been a popular hobby in the United Kingdom for decades, possibly even centuries. Australians have been slow to take up ‘birding’ despite the fact that we have some 800 species of incredibly diverse, unique and beautiful...
Carving a connection through trees

Carving a connection through trees

Did you know there are messages and signs in the trees? Rebecca Mugridge met Kerry Neil and went on a discovery of scar trees – living, ancient relics of our past and an important part of local culture and heritage.   By Rebecca Mugridge   A scar tree...
Hinterland Bush Links holds conservation talk

Hinterland Bush Links holds conservation talk

The Hinterland is recognised nationally as a ‘hotspot’ for its exceptional diversity of wildlife, and Hinterland Bush Links aims to protect the plants and animals of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Hinterland Bush Links is bringing highly acclaimed conservation leader,...