Flying Foxes

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 A group of around 650 Little Red Flying-Foxes (Pteropus scapulatus) have returned to the Gilgandra   Swimming Pool and Hunter Park areas and set up a temporary camp. 

 Flying Foxes are a native mammal species of northern and eastern Australia and they migrate over long  distances. They are a keystone species and essential for the dispersal of native seeds in the Australian  bush.