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Yellingbo

Leadbeater’s Possums were first discovered at Yellingbo Nature Conservation Reserve (NCR) in 1989  Bird observers visiting the park accidently stumbled upon Leadbeater’s Possums denning in bird watching shelters provided by the group. Yellingbo NCR is a small strip of...

Lake Mountain

Leadbeater’s Possums were first discovered at Lake Mountain in 1983. In 2003, 30 Leadbeater’s Possum nestboxes were installed at Lake Mountain Plateau and due to a reduced number of natural tree hollows they were rapidly colonised. Hollows in this area are...

Mount Bullfight

Post 2009 Bushfires Nest Box installation and survey of the survival of Leadbeater’s Possum at Mount Bullfight Nature Conservation Reserve. Leadbeater’s Possum (Gymnobelideus leadbeateri) is the only Australian mammal restricted in distribution entirely to...

Project Possum

As part of our on-going partnership with Parks Victoria, DEPI and Dr. Dan Harley “Project Possum” aimed to provide an additional 200 nest boxes for Leadbeater’s Possum in the wild to supplement their declining forest habitat. Friends of...

Adopt a Nest Box

All nest box adoptions are currently fully subscribed Our 200 current nest box holders have been sent certificates with their given nest box number and can track the progress through our annual monitoring of the boxes on the Project Possum webpage. Adoption of a nest...