New South Wales: Quoll Headquarters - 164 hectares - Steve Haslam

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Victoria: Witchwood - 9.1 hectares - Jill Redwood

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Queensland: The Roost - 39.75 hectares - Lynn Childs

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Tasmania: Lyn and Geoff's Refuge - 10 hectares - Lyn and Geoff Murray

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Western Australia: Tippaburra Valley - 2470 hectares - Buddy Kent

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New South Wales: Falls Forest Retreat - 80 hectares - Mary White

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Victoria: Wingura - 2.5 hectares - Suzanne and John Brandenberger

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Queensland: Cooper Creek Wilderness - 66.74 hectares - Prue Hewett

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Heywood snow panorama


TAS: Heywood Refuge - Tony and Lyn Heywood


Tony and Lyn Heywood are the owners of a property located approximately 30km south west of Hobart. The property is a dedicated wildlife sanctuary, and it is Tony and Lyn's intent to revegetate the land for the benefit of the local environment and wildlife.


Heywood echidna


The property covers approximately 3 hectares and comprises of wet eucalypt forest with the Crabtree Rivulet running along one boundary. Vegetation is dominated by white gums (Eucalyptus viminalis) and Tony plans to revegetate the land and is in the process of creating a permaculture garden.


Heywood creek panorama

Wildlife known to inhabit the area include Tasmanian pademelons (Thylogale billardierii), Bennett's wallabies (Macropus rufogriseus), eastern quolls (Dasyurus viverrinus), eastern barred (Perameles gunii) and southern brown (Isoodon obesulus) bandicoots, tiger snakes (Notechis scutatus), short-beaked echidnas (Tachyglossus aculeatus), Tasmanian native hens (Tribonyx mortierii), Tasmanian bettongs (Bettongia gaimardi), brushtail (Trichosurus vulpecula) and common ringtail (Pseudocheirus peregrinus) possums, Tasmanian devils (Sarcophilus harrisii), platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) and a variety of birds including masked owls (Tyto novaehollandiae), hawks (Accipter spp.), yellow-tailed black cockatoos (Calyptorhynchus funereus) and blue-winged parrots (Neophema chrysostoma).


Heywood snow habitat


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