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A residence and wildlife-friendly sanctuary 

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Helen Robertson is the owner of Eagle's Roost, a property located in Rocky Cape, approximately 16.5km west of Wynyard. The property is a residence and wildlife-friendly sanctuary, with areas designated for conservation. It is Helen's intent to continue to utilize the property for conservation and recreational activities such as birdwatching and to maintain the native vegetation ensuring it is suitable habitat for local flora and fauna.

Eagle's Roost covers approximately 7.3 hectares, with numerous dams and creeks running through the property. Vegetation types include wet scerophyll, mixed forest and heath, as well as tea trees and tree ferns.

Wildlife species known to inhabit Eagle's Roost include Tasmanian devils (Sarcophilus harrisii), spotted-tailed quolls (Dasyurus maculatus), short-beaked echidnas (Tachyglossus aculeatus), brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula), ringtail possums (Pseudocheirus peregrinusI) bare-nosed wombats (Vombatus ursinus tasmaniensis), red-necked wallabies (Macropus rufogriseus) red-bellied pademelons (Thylogale billardierii) southern brown bandicoots (Isoodon obesulus), eastern barred bandicoots (Perameles gunnii), blotched blue-tongued lizards (Tiliqua nigrolutea), giant freshwater crayfish (Astacopsis gouldi), spotted galaxias (Galaxias truttaceus) grey (Accipiter novaehollandiae) and brown (Accipiter fasciatus) goshawks, brown falcons (Falco berigora) superb fairywrens (Malurus cyaneus), orange-bellied parrots (Neophema chrysogaster) and a range of other native bird species.

Property Name Eagle's Roost
Property Size 7.3 hectares
Property Features
Owners Helen Robertson
Member Since 2016
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