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More Than a Dozen Seabird Species in Decline Off South-East Australia, Study Finds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, birds, decline, Australia )

- 15 days ago -
The findings are worrying, researchers say, and are likely to be partly because of warming ocean temperatures
The Friday Art Cat Norbet
Offbeat  (tags: art cat, norbet, Margaret Slape-Phillips, artist, australia, animals, cats, culture, humans, pictures, society, world )

- 33 days ago -
Margaret Slape-Phillips is an artist living in Australia. One day she went to visit a rescue centre in Adelaide because she had seen a kitten in need of a home on Facebook.
Cats Could Be Banned From Going Outside Under New Australian Law
Offbeat  (tags: cats, curfew, Australia )

- 60 days ago -
Officials in Perth also considering harsher punishments for noisy or dangerous dogs
Feral Cats in Australia Sentenced to Death By Sausage
Offbeat  (tags: feral cats, Australia, poison, killing )

- 75 days ago -
It's raining poison sausages in Australia, in regions of the country that are home to thousands of feral cats
Same-Sex Marriage in Australia: One Year on - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: same sex marriage, Australia, photos, pictures )

- 220 days ago -
Legislation to allow same-sex marriage passed the Australian parliament on the 7 December 2017. We ask couples who have been married in the past 12 months how that moment felt
Stunning Aerial Images of Western Australia's Salt Lakes - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: environment, pictures, photos, Australia )

- 228 days ago -
Leah Kennedy is an artist and photographer based in Perth who has spent the past year taking aerial photos for a series called Salis. Salis is latin for salt, she says. There is a duality to salt it has both negative and positive connotations
The Handsome Mr Darcy
Offbeat  (tags: art, artists, cats, australia, society of feline artists, humans, society )

- 229 days ago -
Last year Society Of Feline Artists member Margaret Slape-Phillips was accepted for the prestigious St. Ignatius College Art Show in Norwood (Adelaide, South Australia). This exhibition is held bi-annually
Best Australian Political Cartoons of the Year - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: books, political cartoons, Australia, photos, pictures )

- 239 days ago -
A new book has been released showcasing the year in politics as observed by Australia's funniest and most perceptive political cartoonists
Australian Women of the First World War - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: women, war, Australia, pictures, photos )

- 248 days ago -
Ancestry and the Australian War Memorial have collaborated on a collection of photographs of women who joined the war effort
Cute Baby Wombat Compilation - YouTube
Offbeat  (tags: wombat, australia, awesome-pawsome video )

- 338 days ago -
This video was sent to me from my good friend Lona Gouswald. She told me the differences/similarities between wombats and koalas.
Petition - Make Sure Your Mp Attends This Important Event
Offbeat  (tags: australia, ocean conservation, films, ocean pollution, exploitation, Wildlife conservation, ocean mammals, marine life, stronger protection, Sustainable Development, recognition )

- 510 days ago -
The stars of internationally acclaimed Australian film Blue - including ocean legend Valerie Taylor - are heading to Parliament House in Canberra to make sure our MPs hear that our oceans are at a crossroads. The Turnbull Government is currently...
A Deadly Virus Is on the Rise for Australia's Cats
Offbeat  (tags: cats, virus, Australia )

- 520 days ago -
Last weekend, VictoriaâEUR(TM)s Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) sent out a community alert urging owners to vaccinate their cats after the vets found the disease in several stray kittens brought to shelters around Melbourne.
Australia's Cat Plague Is Back After 40 Years and the Solution Is Vaccination
Offbeat  (tags: cats, virus, Australia, vaccinations )

- 523 days ago -
Herd immunity is essential. If parvovirus vaccination rates fall below 70%, cats are in trouble
Cat Plague Is Back After Nearly 40 Years in Hiding - Here's What You Need to Know
Offbeat  (tags: strays, plagues, cats, Australia )

- 524 days ago -
A deadly feline disease is now spreading between cats after hiding in nature for nearly 40 years. Multiple cases of feline parvovirus, also known as cat plague, or panleukopenia, have been reported in stray kittens in the greater Melbourne area
Do Big Cats Really Prowl the Australian Bush?
Offbeat  (tags: big cats, Australia )

- 538 days ago -
Many Australians say they've encountered some kind of mysterious big cat in the bush. So is there a whisker of truth to all these alleged sightings?

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