Perch to see penguins

Opening. Stanley’s new viewing platform is ready for use. The Parks and Wildlife Service project aims to reduce impacts on penguins by protecting nesting habitat while providing a better experience for visitors to the site. “Experiences for viewing native wildlife in their natural habitat are a key part of Tasmania’s tourism appeal,” says Adam Brooks, …

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Helpers. A band of locals along with members of the Circular Head Landcare Group regularly volunteer their time to protecting the penguin colony in Stanley. The group will host a working bee this weekend to build huts for the Stanley rookery, providing a safe place for the resident penguins to live. The volunteer group penned …

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