Bat colonies have been taking to the skies across the Sunshine Coast both terrifying and delighting onlookers.

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25th Feb. 2021 5:02 AM

Biosecurity Queensland has warned people not to handle bats after a juvenile red flying fox in a Cairns suburb tested...

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08th Dec. 2020 12:12 PM

Medical experts have warned Far North residents not to handle sick or injured flying foxes after a surge in scratches and...

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28th Nov. 2020 1:11 PM

Residents say they are “terrified” to go outside as thousands of flying foxes have taken over a Gympie neighbourhood.

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11th Aug. 2020 6:08 AM

WARNING: Graphic. Rescuers have told the dramatic tale of how they saved three flying foxes snagged by fishing line and...

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08th July 2020 12:07 PM

Council has been given a green light to relocate a controversial flying fox colony from the CBD to a swamp.

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16th May 2020 8:05 PM

Thousands of bats have taken over the Queensland town of Ingham, reaching “biblical plague proportions”.

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06th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM

Typically, flying foxes would be in plague proportions this time of year but drought and bushfires has seen their numbers...

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04th Feb. 2020 1:02 PM

Parents are considering boycotting a primary school after roosts of flying foxes moved in over the school holidays...

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07th Jan. 2020 2:01 PM

Some parents have kept their kids home in the last few weeks of the term, concerned with illnesses they are linking to the...

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13th Dec. 2019 4:12 AM