Giant Gippsland earthworms get council protections to preserve precious habitat – Curious Gippsland 

“The giant Gippsland earthworm is a really interesting species in that it has been able to survive in these landscapes in which the native vegetation has been entirely removed,” she said. Source: Giant Gippsland earthworms get council protections to preserve precious habitat – Curious Gippsland – ABC News (Australian BroadcastingRead More …

School-of-the-air enrolments drop as fewer families live on cattle stations in remote WA 

Four-year-old Olivia (Oli) Laverty often doesn’t see other children, aside from her older brother Jack, for weeks at a time. The pair are the only resident children in a remote community in the middle of the Kimberley in Western Australia. Recent visitors are top of Oli’s list when it’s herRead More …

Perth mother charged with murdering her two daughters found dead in Madeley home

As police continued to gather evidence at the house, mourners arrived with flowers. One couple, carrying a large bouquet of pink roses, was escorted to the house by police. Another woman, who said she did not know the family, tried to bring roses to the house. She was met atRead More …

How to Deadhead Agapanthus Blooms

Agapanthus (Agapanthus group) features rounded clusters of blue, white or purple, funnel-shaped summer flowers, and when the blooms fade, it’s time to deadhead them. Deadheading flowers means removing them, either by pinching them off with your fingertips or pruning them with pruning shears. Removing agapanthus blooms tidies up the plants and prevents them fromRead More …