Great Lakes Advocate
Thursday, 7 December 2023

Tasmanian devils in the Barrington Tops at Devil Ark

Julia Driscoll
Updated January 30 2019 - 4:32pm, first published August 1 2018 - 3:00pm

Up in the remote and isolated high country of the Barrington Tops, only a three and a half hour drive from Sydney and amidst the subalpine flora of snow gums, mountain gums, grass trees and lomandra, is a project that is helping save one of Australia’s most beloved native animals from extinction.

Julia Driscoll

Julia Driscoll


Julia Driscoll has worked as a journalist for the Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Times for seven years. She values the deep connection with community that being a rural and regional journalist brings. Career highlights have involved environmental stories - bringing the plight of the little known endangered Manning River helmeted turtle to the attention of the public, resulting in wide-spread knowledge in the community and conservation action; and breaking the news of the Manning River ceasing to run for the first time in recorded history.

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