Be Casso-wary on the Kuranda Range

Be Casso-wary on the Kuranda Range

How often have each of us been slightly distracted as we drive up and down the between Kuranda and Cairns?  The same thing happens with our cassowaries.  So let’s be casso-wary on the Kuranda Range. The issue Cassowaries travel their territory focused on...
Death of Missy

Death of Missy

Visitors reported a ‘sleeping cassowary’ in the forest. On investigation, Missy was found, dead apparently for a couple of days. KCons took her over to the Kuranda Vets.  There were no outward signs of injury – vehicle strike or dogs or fighting with...
WORLD CASSOWARY DAY 2015

WORLD CASSOWARY DAY 2015

WORLD CASSOWARY DAY Saturday 26 September 2015 The second World Cassowary Day at the C4 and Mission Beach Visitor Centre, on the beach at Porters Promenade All day event for the whole community. There will be lots of displays, including one from KCons, guest speakers,...

How to identify a cassowary

Identify a Cassowary Cassowaries are like people, they are easily recognizable, but  to identify a cassowary, you do need to know what to look for.  As a result of the interest in the recent workshop conducted by Kuranda Conservation, a new page CASSOWARY...