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Tributes for Fred the 'Flamboyant' Wombat at Cleland


Cleland Wildlife Park has said goodbye to a much loved marsupial.

The hills-based organisation has posted on Facebook share news of the passing of 20-year-old  wombat Fred.

Fred was a popular creature at the park and was known to the team as "flamboyant",  "friendly, cheeky and gentle".

Staff are encouraging anyone who has photos of Fred to share them on instagram with the hashtag #FredTheWomat to celebrate his life.

It is with great sadness that we share with you the news that Fred our wombat has passed away. Fred has been a part of...

Posted by Cleland Wildlife Park on Tuesday, 4 May 2021

Photo of Fred, supplied Cleland Wildlife Park