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These are the most recent sightings sent to us by members and the public. If you would like to log a sighting of any flora or fauna in the Toodyay area, please click the link provided. You must enter your name for for us to verify your sighting, and contact details at the end of your notes, as we may need to get more details from you. Please try and limit the number of characters you enter to 100. A photograph will be a great advantage in identification those hard to identify creatures

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# Date Location Species Notes
1061 17-06-2001 129 Stirlingia Drive, Toodyay Woodswallow, Dusky Flying around house W&D Clarke
1062 11-06-2001 Upstream from Lloyd Reserve Turtle, Long-necked (Oblong Snake-necked) Three different locations along Avon River, primarily in areas of large woody debris and algae Terry Brooks
1063 10-05-2001 Julimar Road, near Harders Chitty Road Bobtail, Western (Tiliqua rugosa rugosa) Eight inches long By Heather Davis
1064 07-05-2001 129 Stirlingia Drive, Toodyay Cuckoo-shrike, Black-faced D Clarke
1065 11-04-2001 Parkland Drive, Julimar Bearded Dragon, Western (Pogona minor minor) Warming itself on the road John Barnett
1066 11-04-2001 670 Caladenia Drive, Toodyay Bobtail, Western (Tiliqua rugosa rugosa) Three bobtails curled up together by the home shed Heather Davis
1067 09-03-2001 Boys Town, Eagle, Little
1068 12-02-2001 Keating Road, Julimar Black-Cockatoo, Carnaby's At least 40 in flock Desrae Clarke
1069 11-02-2001 Keating Road, Toodyay Python, Carpet (Morelia spilota imbricata) 1.3m road kill, 2.5km from Julimar Road 11/02/2001
1070 15-01-2001 Stirlingia Drive, Majestic Heights, Toodyay Blind-snake, Southwestern; Southern (Ramphotyphlops australis) Lot 11; 12 inches long; on lounge tiles, finding it difficult to move
1071 09-01-2001 Bindoon Dewars Pool Road, Dewars Pool Orchid, Leopard (Thelymitra benthamiana) Thelymitra benthamiana By Don Smith
1072 07-01-2001 Sapper Road, Avon Valley National Park Rock Wallaby, Black-flanked By Kim Bendtsen
1073 16-09-2000 Powderbark Road, Julimar Python, Carpet (Morelia spilota imbricata) Two animals - 1.5 metre black/grey markings; 2 metre cream/yellow markings; by Tina Verschoor
1074 14-01-2000 Avon Catchment Event Cyclone moved down the WA coast then inland, over the catchment. By 23/1/2000 it was a 15-year flood event in Toodyay, up to 100 year event further into the wheatbelt. Avon River running a banker in Toodyay
1075 23-12-1999 129 Stirlingia Drive, Toodyay Python, Carpet (Morelia spilota imbricata) 6 foot specimen, caught up in fowl wire, trying to escape after eating a THIRD bantam chicken. Re-located to the western end of our property
1076 14-02-1999 Parkland Drive, Toodyay Python, Carpet (Morelia spilota imbricata) 8.00hrs-T40C, high blustery winds-past 3 days T28C-1.2 metre-in budgerigar avairy and had been there for several days-bit area between Wayne's fingers in attempt at removal-Openshaw family.
1077 08-02-1999 Frank Venn Road, Clackline Python, Carpet (Morelia spilota imbricata) 5 feet-yellow sand area-coloured a maroon/red with wide-set stripes-killed-Christeen Donegan. ????Woma
1078 27-01-1999 Stirlingia Drive, Toodyay Python, Western Stimson's (Antaresia stimsoni stimsoni) 20.50hrs-T 24 degrees-moved slowly off road into Acacia accuminata on Shire reserve Lot 11 boundary-hot, hot day with blustery winds.
1079 23-01-1999 Morangup, and southern part of Toodyay Event Tornado ripped through the south western part of the Shire, ripping out huge mature marri trees, uprooting others, and splitting others off at the base. Caused huge flood down Jimperding Brook, with over a metre at Lovers Lane causeway. Toodyay Road had vegetation levelled for nearly a kilometre on one side of the road, and the road was impassable.
1080 14-01-1999 Julimar Farms Python, Carpet (Morelia spilota imbricata) Relocated 1 metre animal from a bird cage into the adjacent bushland

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