This Day in History: 1992-09-18

The first chuditch bred in captivity (22 carnivorous marsupials) were released in Julimar State Forest, near Toodyay. An endangered species bred by WA Dept. of Conservation and Land Management (CALM) and the Perth Zoo, Environment Minister Bob Pearce was present at the release site.

Toodyay herald, Oct. 1992, p.1 (photo).