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[17 Aug 2011 | 5 Comments | ]
“You’re never going to believe this, but…”

Wombats, Wallabies, and Tassie Devils are the obvious stars of our Cradle Mountain community and form the basis of more than one valuable business in our area. They are a drawcard for tourists, particularly families with inquisitive youngsters, and provide … Read the rest

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[29 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
20 + great things to do in Hobart

Tasmania boasts some really vibrant communities, especially the capital, Hobart.  Devote at least 2 days to this lovely harbour city, and you will be rewarded with a truck load of history and culture.  There is a great variety of excellent … Read the rest

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[20 Jun 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Superb Fairy Wren – the male is a show off!

While exploring Cradle Mountain National Park and Tasmania, you will encounter a range of bird life. One favourite for many visitors is the cheeky little Superb Fairy Wren.

It is a common held belief that a well plumed male is … Read the rest

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[13 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]
Wedge Tailed Eagle – rare species at Cradle Mountain Tasmania

In the wild of Tasmania’s Cradle Mountain Lake St Clair National Park is a rare bird species.

With only 130 breeding pairs across the whole of Tasmania, the Wedge Tailed Eagle is endangered. Endangered by loss of habitat, collisions and … Read the rest