For the first time in 3000 years, there are Tasmanian devils running free on mainland Australia
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A conservation effort has seen Tasmanian devils reintroduced to the New South Wales Hunter region.
For the first time in more than 3000 years, the Tasmanian Devil is living in the wild on the Australian mainland, thanks to a helping hand from Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth. Last month 11 Tasmanian devils were released at Barrington Tops in the NSW Hunter region by conservation group Aussie Ark, joining 15 released earlier this year. The Aussie icons were ushered in to their new home by another Aussie icon, Hemsworth, who with wife Elsa Pataky helped release the animals. Conservationist and Aussie Ark President Tim Faulkner said the release of the tiny terrors was a huge milestone in the ecological restoration of the country. "This release of devils will be the first of many. We are talking about something monumental, a true…