July 2005

Wombat Conservation

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Wombat Conservation

The Weekender , July 2005


News Source: The Weekender, page 5, July 15-21, 2005

If you love wombats and would like to see the endangered northern hairy-nosed wombat, visit Australia Zoo in Beerwah. Australia’s Zoo’s interest in the conservation of all three species of wombat has increased after adopting five southern hairy-nosed wombats from South Australia in March last year. Hand-raised by experienced carer, Claire Glover, the five wombats are awaiting a new enclosed to be constructed, so they can be on display for all to enjoy. Australia Zoo, Tourist Route Glasshouse Mountains Rd Beerwah. Phone 5436 2000.