carnaby's cockatoo

Murdoch gives you wings

July 28th, 2017

Alexandra Haynes and Daniel Ang, who both study Games Art and Design, collaborated to produce a huge black cockatoo wings painting. It will be on display for people to pose with near the Pop Up Ref, just off Bush Court. Alexandra and Daniel will also be producing murals of native landscapes on Open Day itself and visitors can follow their progress between 9am and 3pm at locations near the Bookshop, just off Bush Court.

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Another black cockatoo chick hatches at Murdoch

September 13th, 2012

A threatened species of wild black cockatoo has produced a new chick at Murdoch’s South Street Campus – only the second time the bird is thought to have bred in the Perth metro area.

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Newmont to fund black cockatoo health research

August 28th, 2012

Murdoch University is to receive $150,000 from Newmont Boddington Gold to help fund black cockatoo health research over the next three years.

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New funds for campus cockatoos and woodlands

August 15th, 2012

New funding will help conservation on the Murdoch University campus, including programs for endangered Carnaby’s and Forest Red-tailed Black Cockatoos.

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Cockatoo survival under threat

March 13th, 2012

Murdoch researchers are concerned the long-term survival of three black cockatoo species endemic to the south west of Western Australia is under threat.

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Another funding boost for cockatoos

February 20th, 2012

A Murdoch University group has been given $20,000 to help conserve the endangered black cockatoo.

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Assessing the threats to black cockatoos

December 22nd, 2011

Murdoch University researchers are investigating the health of wild black cockatoo populations in Western Australia’s south west.

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