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Directing Her Rage, She's More Than a Girl in a Cage
Offbeat  (tags: young school girl, queensland, australia, protested, against puppymills, animal cruelty )

- 1617 days ago -
A Gold Coast schoolgirl has locked herself in a dog cage for 24 hours in an effort to draw attention to "puppy mills".
Orphaned Baby Bats Are Rescued From Aussie Floods
Offbeat  (tags: orphaned bats, queensland, australia, rescued, floods )

- 1772 days ago -
Staff at the Australian Bat Clinic and Wildlife Trauma Centre have saved 130 orphaned baby bats so far in the wake of the floods that have ravaged Queensland in past weeks.
Wildlife Carers Suffering Animal Overload
Offbeat  (tags: australia, wildlife carers, queensland, flooding, injured animals, overwhelmed, volunteers )

- 2081 days ago -
VOLUNTEER wildlife carers in Queensland are suffering burnout out as they struggle to help tens of thousands of injured animals. More than 20,000 injured and sick animals needed the care of southeast Queensland's wildlife hospitals and volunteer carers
Defective Bananas Dumped in Quest for Perfection
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, Queensland, banana crop, food, odd )

Sally Ann
- 2149 days ago -
OUR obsession with perfection is resulting in the destruction of one third of Queensland's banana crop, because the fruit is deemed too straight, too small or not yellow enough.
Ray Brings Alpine Dingo Pair Home
Offbeat  (tags: alpine dingoes, rare, travelling maryborough, queensland, australian native dogs )

- 2153 days ago -
THERE are only 150 alpine dingoes left in the world but two of them are coming to Maryborough - and Ray Revill could not be any more excited.
Offbeat  (tags: Queensland, off-beat, unusual, ARREST-WARRANT )

- 2786 days ago -
However, his lawyers said he failed to appear after having earlier informed them he would not talk to them because he is was the almighty and above answering to Queensland laws.

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