Where’s Robbie? Our favourite bittern is missing in action…

Where’s Robbie? Our favourite bittern is missing in action…

Just in case you haven’t heard the news, it seems that Robbie, the Australasian Bittern that put our wetland restoration project at Long Swamp on the map, has disappeared ‘off the radar’…

To read the latest update from the project keeping track of Robbie, please read here:

Robbie passes baton to Neil and COG

Robbie’s last known address was near our restoration site in Long Swamp, so we haven’t lost hope of seeing him again. This newspaper article from the Portland Observer sums up the local perspective, and what might happen next. And rest assured, if Robbie is sighted, we’ll let you know!

Portland Observer - 2nd May 2016

Portland Observer – 2nd May 2016 – Click on Image to ENLARGE

Mark Bachmann
Mark Bachmann
mark.bachmann@natureglenelg.org.au