Rainbow lorikeets visiting his window have helped Ben Newmarch through a tough and lonely time.
When two lorikeets started visiting, their friendship went viral. The first time that Sydneysider Ben Newmarch posted a video on TikTok, it instantly went viral. "It's been difficult living alone in lockdown and not seeing people," Ben wrote in the video.
The first time that Sydneysider Ben Newmarch posted a video
on TikTok, it instantly went viral.
"It's been difficult living alone in lockdown and not
seeing people," Ben wrote in the video.…
Thousands of brilliant budgerigars are flocking to the Australian outback
thanks to perfect breeding conditions across the country. Mark Carter, Alice
Springs bird watcher and trained zoologist, said that the region has not had a
budgie event this big in 10 years.
"There was an event in 2016 which was localised to certain areas," Mr Carter said.
"This event involves huge number of birds across
the landscape," he said.
Mr Carter said it was hard to comprehend how many birds there
were out there at the moment.…
After they leave the nest, parents always hope their kids will come back and visit. Even when that kid is a kangaroo. Australian mom and wildlife rehabilitator Gillian Abbot rescued this baby roo when it was two months old and raised the orphan, giving it a teddy bear to cuddle with.
Now almost fully grown, Doodlebug, as he was named, is making another life transition, what animal-rescue folks call a “soft return” to the wild.
He comes and goes as he pleases now, and every time the eastern gray kangaroo returns to his homestead, he empties the food bowl and hugs his teddy– just like old times.…
WHAT AN INVENTION! FATHER AND SON DESIGN A BEEHIVE WITH A WAY OF COLLECTING HONEY WITHOUT DISTURBING THE BEES - JUST TURN A TAP ON AND AWAY YOU GO. COLLECTING HONEY IS NOW A PIECE OF CAKE, SHALL WE SAY?
I LIKE TO COVER STORIES LIKE THIS, EVEN IF IT ISN'T CURRENT NEWS - IT'S NICE TO SHARE GOOD NEWS! HEY? SEE THE PICTURE AND YOUTUBE LINK. THIS IS GOING WORLDWIDE AND IT COMMENCED WHEN BEEKEEPERS IN NSW CROWD FUNDED THEM. WHAT A MARVELOUS BUNCH OF PEOPLE - WELL DONE AUSSIES!!!…
WOW, WHAT A GOOD FIND I MADE 2 DAYS AGO FROM THE ABC - THIS IS GUARANTEED TO BRING MOST OF YOU SOME JOY AND LAUGHTER! I WAS WRITING AN ARTICLE TO POST AND KEPT GOING BACK TO THIS ARTICLE FOR MORE LOOKS AT THIS BIG 'REAL TO LIFE' FANTASY KOOKABURRA WHICH HAS WARMED HEARTS AND MADE SO MANY BIG SMILES ACROSS THE WORLD.
THAT'S NOT TO MENTION LOTS OF EXCITEMENT FOR NEIGHBOURS AND WILDLIFE IN THE STREET WHICH IT WAS BUILT IN SUNNY QUEENSLAND.…
This Is Such An Endearing Story From 14 Years Ago About A Young Australian Man Who Came Back From England In Need Of A Good Hug..... He Started Giving Free Hugs Away And Made A Difference In Lives Including His Own. There Is A Video Link At The End Of This Page.Don't miss it.
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Lonely From Social Distancing? Here is One of Our Favourite Videos of Humanity Hugging It Out.
By Good News Network -April 16th 2020
It has been almost 14 years since Australian man Juan Mann
first stood in a city square with a large cardboard sign that read “Free
Hugs”—but his iconic campaign has left a lasting imprint on the world.…