Wildlife Land Trust / Sanctuaries / NSW / Karl’s Refuge

Karl Wedeman is the owner of a property situated in Huonbrook, approximately 16km west of Mullumbimby, New South Wales. The property is a residence and recreational site as well as a wildlife-friendly sanctuary. Karl intends to maintain the land for these purposes, with plans to regenerate more native bushland on the block. Part of the property is additionally classified as a green zone by the Byron Shire Council.

The property spans 2.3 hectares and situated close to Mount Jerusalem National Park. Vegetation is largely comprised of regenerated rainforest and native bushland.

A range of wildlife is found on the property including red-legged pademelons (Thylogale stigmatica), lace monitors (Varanus varius), snakes and a wide range of native birds.