Category Archives: 2011

Rostrata PS Raises Money for Numbat Collars

Project Numbat hosted a fundraising barbecue at Rostrata Primary School on 25 October. It was a great couple of hours and we cooked 440 sausages and raised over $600. Committee member Rosemary Johnston gave a talk to 150 children as … Continue reading

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28 September – Kings Park Quiz on Legs

It turned out to be perfect Numbat weather on 28 September for the Kings Park Quiz on Legs Festival, with an estimated 1700 children attendees. Along with 30 other conservation and environmental organisations such as Perth Zoo, The Department of … Continue reading

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Project Numbat AGM and Annual Report

Project Numbat held its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 20 September at Perth Zoo from 6:30pm. This was an opportunity for us to review the progress of the previous year, elect the committee and vote on minor changes to the … Continue reading

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Sound of Science Community Fair

On 21 August 2011, Project Numbat attended the Canning River Eco Education Centre’s Sound of Science Community Fair to celebrate National Science Week. There were about 20 stalls of different varieties including clay making, bat boxes, live entertaining, birds of … Continue reading

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Project Numbat Funds Research into Breeding

Project Numbat donated $6000 to Perth Zoo in June 2011 to part-fund a study into the reproductive cycles of the Zoo’s female Numbats. Perth Zoo breeds Numbats for release into the wild and is hoping to increase the number of … Continue reading

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Numbats at Springfield Primary School

Project Numbat presenter Vicki Power visited Springfield Primary School on 16 June to give a special lesson in Numbats. Vicki presented to 150 students over four hours. It was great to see how well prepared the students were and the … Continue reading

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Buy the latest fashion item: a Numbat radio-collar

Thank you to everyone that donated for Numbat radio-collars in 2011. We have now reached our target. Those who have donated will receive their certificate in early 2012. Following last year’s success, we are running another fundraiser for radio-collars. Each … Continue reading

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Donations Now Deductible

Donations of $2 or more in Australia are now tax deductible. Project Numbat was listed on the Register of Environmental Organisations on 22 March 2011 which grants us tax deductibility status. This is a long process for any environmental organisation and … Continue reading

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Joondalup Primary School Wild About Numbats

Project Numbat Education Presenter Vicki Power visited Joondalup Primary School (pre primary to year 2 ) on Wednesday 6 April. She was pleasantly surprised at the level of knowledge the group of children had already acquired. “They were very enthusiastic … Continue reading

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A Day by the River

Project Numbat attended the City of Belmont Autumn River Festival on Sunday 3 April 2011 from 11am to 3pm. It was a beautiful day by the river, well attended by people from the City of Belmont. There were plenty of … Continue reading

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