A rogue wombat dubbed ‘Mr Bat’ has been detained after terrorising a community for 12 months in a series of home invasions via cat flaps. The furry animal’s rampage through Longford, a small close-knit community in Tasmania, ended on Monday when authorities managed to catch him. For a year, Mr Bat has entered […]
Meet Claire + Eric’s latest wildlife rescue – Bubba Rosso. Bubba Rosso’s mum was unfortunately hit by a car on the road up to Guthega [more than likely when tourists where told to evacuate national park due to bushfires in the region] and was rescued from mum’s pouch by some local firie’s [who also […]
With all the fires ravaging Australia, including our little slice of The Snowy Mountains – it is so hard to not get consumed with the mass onslaught of devestation and heart-break. However, turns out that Mateship is alive and well with everyday Aussies helping out and supporting those in need- from heroes fighting on the […]
Here at the Jindy Inn we are members of L.A.O.K.O. (Looking After Our Kosciuszko Orphans), a wildlife rescue group made up of a group of trained volunteer carers who assist in the rescue and care of native wildlife in The Snowy Mountains area. Each year hundreds of native animals are injured or killed as a […]
We’re proud to have been featured in a number of reputable publications, online and offline. Our homely hospitality has been sought by travel blogs, magazines and national newspapers. AVERAGE JOE’S LIFE + TRAVEL BLOG: Blogger Kirsty from Average Joe’s spent some time away from Sydney to breathe in a little space and fresh air. […]
Exploring the backcountry of Kosciusko National Park is both iconic and beautiful. However, conditions can change rapidly in the mountains and it is essential that you are well prepared. Please find the Alpine Safety guidelines fact sheet from National Parks. Don’t forget to plan and prepare before you head out.