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Campfire restrictions extended due to increasing fire risk

19/01/2018

In the interests of public safety, the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) has brought in extensive campfire restrictions as the fire risk continues to increase this summer.More

Improved toilet facilities at Bruny Island

16/01/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed work on a new toilet facility at the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve.More

Further upgrade to South Coast Track

05/01/2018

The South Coast Track is one of Tasmania's great bushwalks, and the completion of recent upgrades has significantly improved the user experience along the track before the start of the peak walking season.More

Snug Primary WildSC'OOL

2015

The year Grade 4 from Snug Primary WildSC’OOL are working with volunteers from the WILDCARE Inc. Friends Of Conningham Reserve and other specialists to help manage this amazing local reserve.

Curriculum Link: All living things are connected.

Focus Areas for 2015 Cats – Feral, Foe or Friend 


Tree planting is a major part of the rehabilitation of the reserve 
Sign produced in conjunction with Snug Primary School students
Snug School student, Emily helped in the design of track markers at Cunningham Nature Recreation Area
This year students learnt about responsible pet ownership after discovering how their pets can impact on the reserve and its wildlife.
Developing local public education and stewardship of the reserve.
Planting trees and other shrubs for birds and other wildlife 

Dean Richards and Louise Besanvalle burying rabbit carcasses.