Rottnest Foundation members plant 3,000 saltmarsh species

Rottnest Foundation members plant 3,000 saltmarsh species

An enthusiastic group of Rottnest Foundation members travelled to Rottnest on Saturday 4 July to assist with a salt lake rehabilitation project at Herschel Lake.  It was a beautiful winter’s day and the group set to work planting approximately 3,000 saltmarsh...

Quokka greeting cards supporting Rottnest Foundation Projects

Thanks to the generous donation of the Carre family, all funds generated from online sales of these cute Quokka greeting cards, will be directed towards environmental rehabilitation projects on Rottnest. Produced by Edwina Carre who has been painting all her life, the...
$18,000 Community Environment Program (CEP) Grant

$18,000 Community Environment Program (CEP) Grant

The Federal Member for Fremantle, Josh Wilson MP, has recently advised the Rottnest Foundation of its success in securing an $18,000 CEP grant that will be directed towards revegetating and protecting important saltmarsh habitat at Herschel Lake on Rottnest. This...
Happy Birthday Rottnest Quokkas

Happy Birthday Rottnest Quokkas

Over the weekend 14-15 September, some 2000 visitors travelled to Rottnest Island to join in the birthday party for the Rottnest Island Quokka. The birthday celebrations included the handing over of a $10,000 cheque from the Margaret River Chocolate Co to the Rottnest...
Revegetation work on Rottnest

Revegetation work on Rottnest

An enthusiastic group of Foundation members travelled to Rottnest on Saturday 6 July to undertake revegetation works at Garden Lake. Whilst a small family of quokkas enjoyed the intermittent sunshine, the Foundation crew donned their gloves and tools and planted up to...