Coming Soon... Bathing Birds

National Parks Association of New South Wales in partnership with Birds in Backyards and The University of Sydney proudly presents a citizen science initiative: Bathing Birds. With this exciting initiative we will be exploring which birds are using bird baths and how our gardening habitats are influencing which birds are present.

If you would like to become a citizen scientist and take part in Bathing Birds, register your interested by contacting Dr. Gráinne Cleary at

The Koala Count results are in!

Thank you to all our citizen scientists who participated in the Great Koala Count. From the data collected we have compiled the following reports:

All LGAs Together 73.8MB
Ballina LGA 9.9MB
Byron LGA 11.5MB
Gunnedah LGA 11.1MB
Kyogle LGA 11.2MB
Lismore LGA 10.3MB
Port Stephens LGA 9.8MB
South Eastern Queensland, 5 LGAs 10.6MB
Tweed LGA 10.2MB