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A wildlife-friendly sanctuary and tourist accommodation 

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Larry and Effie are the owners of Bird’s Heaven Mareeba, a property situated approximately 35km west of Cairns, Queensland. The property is a wildlife-friendly sanctuary and tourist accommodation, and it is Larry and Effie’s intent to maintain it for these purposes. The owners also plan to establish a wildlife rehabilitation and release program on the property in the future.

The property covers approximately 2.02 hectares of eucalypt woodland and native grasslands which provide habitat for a range of local species. The property is situated close to Emerald Creek Falls National Park.

Wildlife present on the property includes agile wallabies (Macropus agilis), long-nosed bandicoots (Perameles nasuta), brushtail (Trichosurus vulpecula) and ringtail (Pseudocheirus peregrinus) possums, sugar gliders (Petaurus breviceps), microbats, frilled-neck lizards (Chlamydosaurus kingii) and snakes. A wide variety of native birds are also present including various honeyeaters.

Property Name Bird's Heaven Mareeba
Property Size 2.02 hectares
Property Features Sanctuaries You Can Stay
Owners Larry and Effie Maggio
Member Since 2019
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