South coast lorikeets dead due to bacteria

Maeve Bannister
Updated March 14 2024 - 1:09pm, first published April 15 2021 - 9:50am
A healthy rainbow lorikeet pet, Bobo, who lived to 24 years of age. Photo: Janelle Renes
A healthy rainbow lorikeet pet, Bobo, who lived to 24 years of age. Photo: Janelle Renes

An increase of dead rainbow lorikeets along the South Coast has animal advocates concerned and early tests reveal a widespread bacteria could be the cause.

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Maeve Bannister

I'm a journalist for the Bay Post/Moruya Examiner and Narooma News. Got a tip? Email maeve.bannister@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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