A benefit concert has been organised for the Tasmanian Bushfires 2013 Appeal at the Franklin Palais on Thursday 17 January at 7pm. It is very short notice because the organisers are taking advantage of the presence of some extraordinarily talented musicians who are in Tasmania for only a week. They are relying on word of […]
Many thanks to all the wonderful people who have been donating hay for the bushfire animal appeal. Unfortunately most of the properties that have been affected are sheep properties, and over 1000 sheep have lost their lives. The feed requirements for the surviving sheep are grain… oats or barley, or possibly some silage could do […]
Animals up in the firezone are desperate for feed, it would be wonderful if you can donate anything. Huon Agricultural Society – 6295 1315 Donations of feed/fodder – drop off feed at the Rural Youth Animal Nursery at the Ranelagh Showgrounds between 10am and 2pm on Wednesday 9 January and Saturday 12 January. Ongoing or […]
I write this with sweat dripping down my body, yes its 40 degrees in Tasmania (ugh), high winds, and I’m desperately praying for those living, and trying to fight the fires, around Forcett and Lake Repulse.
I’m certainly no expert in bushfire safety; however I was fortunate enough to hear a presentation on the topic […]