Parks

Warrawong future

In its heyday Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary was a byword for environmental innovation. Dr John Wamsley gained a well-deserved reputation for turning the degraded dairy farm…

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Wright or wrong?

What was once an infrequently visited green space at the end of a no through road has now become a magnet for pet owners across the Hills… so it’s no wonder nearby householders are upset about suddenly losing their privacy and amenity.


Sad end to story

Zoos SA’s decision to close its tourism business at the Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary at Mylor is a sad chapter in a story about an environmental…


Dog debate

The dog on or off leash debate has been raging in Stirling Linear Park (SLP) for years. In an ideal world last week’s Adelaide Hills…


Rally in parks

Belair National Park is a State icon that attracts more than 250,000 visitors a year. It has a dedicated ‘friends’ group whose members were rather…


Pet problems

After all the angst and ill will generated by the off leash/on leash debate in Stirling Linear Park it seems incredible that the Adelaide Hills…