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B-mail January 2017

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B-mail January 2017

Welcome to your January B-mail, the monthly newsletter of the Backyard Buddies program. This month’s B-mail features a native plant makeover, some noisy frogs and a tree that will keep you clean. Check out our Buddy of the month: Motorbike Frog If you live in south-western Australia, you might wonder why there are so many motorbikes around in summer. But that annoying sound might actually be a frog – the Motorbike Frog. In breedi..

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B-mail May 2017

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B-mail May 2017

Welcome to your May B-mail, the monthly newsletter of Backyard Buddies. This month's B-mail features a native hen, a lot of fungi, Tassie Devils, and the winning entry for our Penguin Toy competition. Check out our Buddy of the month: Tasmanian Native Hen You won’t find these in your chookhouse. Tasmanian Native Hens are just that – native. They look nothing like backyard chickens and you can’t eat their eggs. You won’t be able to c..

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”The BYB initiative and resources teaches kids about the wonders of Australia’s wildlife & wilderness, so they love & cherish it forever.“

John – Teacher, Beauty Point School, NSW

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