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Possums Workshop 22 April 2018

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RSPCA Meeting Room

14 Nelson Street

STEPNEY, SA 5069

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Fauna Rescue of South Australia Inc. invites you to join us for our upcoming POSSUM WORKSHOP being held on SUNDAY, 22 Aprtil 2018.

Our workshops are open to existing and prospective Fauna Rescue SA members and the general public. New Member Orientation Workshops are compulsory for all new members and Species Workshops are compulsory for all members wanting to be carers.

Workshops are a good opportunity to meet other members.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
Our Possum Workshop will provide you with initial skills and knowledge required to rescue, rehabilitate and release possums in SA, as well as information of interest to those who would simply like to understand more about living with urban wildlife.

Topics covered include:
- Species identification
- Differing Nutritional Requirements
- Common Illnesses / Ailments / Injuries
- Husbandry Requirements
- Rescue techniques

FAUNA RESCUE AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:
To support the rescue, rehabilitation, preservation and/or release of native wildlife;
To contribute to the prevention of undue suffering to all wildlife;
To provide information to members and the community regarding the care and welfare of native wildlife;
To assist in the release of rehabilitated native fauna back into the wild from near where they were found whenever appropriate; and
To do all such things incidental to the attainment of the objectives of the Association.

THE VENUE & PARKING:
The venue has limited seating so please book a place if you are attending.

Located in the RSPCA Training Room, 16 Nelson Street, Stepney. Parking is available adjacent to the side entry door or on Nelson Street. The RSPCA requests that rear parking spaces are left for RSPCA staff, and that workshop attendees enter through the side door and not the front door.

Public transport is available nearby. You can check Adelaide Metro's Journey Planner for public transport options and times (remember public transport options are usually reduced on a Sunday).

WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO THE EVENT?
Bring $2 (member) or $25 donation (non-member) for each attendee (under 16 free) and a plate of food for a shared lunch. Tea and coffee is provided.
A note pad, pen and cash for merchandise if required.

Carry baskets, starter packs, rescue kits and Fauna Rescue clothing can be purchased at most workshops (cash sales only) so please bring extra money with you.

HOW CAN I CONTACT THE ORGANISER WITH ANY QUESTIONS?
If you have any queries, please contact janh441@gmail.com - Jan Holmes.

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