Help our Red-tails

Fence off existing stands of Stringybark and Buloke and scattered paddock trees on your property, to protect from stock damage and to allow for natural regeneration.

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Incentives for nests

Incentive payments are again being offered to landholders and members of the public for the discovery of new nests sites as part of the Red-tail Nest Incentive Scheme.

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Join the count

Although we can’t guarantee you’ll see a Red-tail on the day, we’re sure you’ll enjoy a fun day out in the bush searching for our colourful cockatoos.

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Merry Christmas!

On behalf of the South-eastern Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo Recovery Team I would like to wish all our volunteers, project partners and supporters a very Merry Christmas and safe and enjoyable New Year. We look forward to your support in 2014.

Kind regards, Bronwyn

Image taken by Bob McPherson

Let’s make a real difference for Red-tail conservation in 2014! 

Why not become involved with the annual count for the cockatoo (to be held on the 3 May 2014), plant some stringybarks or protect a patch of buloke. Together we can create a better, brighter future for our charismatic cockatoos.


Redtail News

  • Camila De Gregorio

    Fine Artwork features Red-tails

    Eggpicnic is a design studio set up by two Sydney based artists who create fine art bird & animal prints and toys. Their artwork features our very own Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo. A small percentage of the profit made from sales of this print goes to support the work done by BirdLife Australia. Please read on to learn more about Eggpicnic and their love for birds and Red-tails. More
  • Photo: Mike Sverns

    We need help to find Red-tails

    The Recovery Team and BirdLife Australia are urging anyone who sees Red-tails across their range in the South-East of South Australia and South West Victoria to report their sightings to the Project Coordinator as soon as possible.