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The Twelve Apostles, Australia is a collection of limestone stacks off the shore of the Port Campbell National Park, by the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia. Their proximity to one another has made the site a popular tourist attraction.

The Twelve Apostle

The Twelve Apostles, Australia is a collection of limestone stacks off the shore of the Port Campbell National Park, by the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia. Their proximity to one another has made the site a popular tourist attraction.

Orphaned Baby Eastern Quoll being cared for at Bruny Island.     The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings!       -Robert Lewis Stevenson

Orphaned Baby Eastern Quoll being cared for at Bruny Island.

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Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae) this time displaying the blue wing colouring and the unusual red and black bars on the tail. They are members of the kingfisher family and therefore voracious feeders. They tend to eat insects, worms and crustaceans, but will also eat small snakes, mammals, frogs and bird hatchlings.

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Here is another Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae) this time displaying the blue wing colouring and the unusual red and black bars on the tail. They are members of the kingfisher family and therefore voracious feeders. They tend to eat insects, worms and crustaceans, but will also eat small snakes, mammals, frogs and bird hatchlings. I have observed more than once Kookaburras trying to tap through nests in walls to get at hatchlings but have yet to see one succeed. View Large And On…

7 animals you can see on a Cleland night walk - Good Living

7 animals you can see on a Cleland night walk

7 animals you can see on a Cleland night walk - Good Living

An Australian Swagman using a hollow gum tree as a campsite (c. 1880

An Australian Swagman using a hollow gum tree as a campsite (c. 1880) [557 x 826]

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Today is Steve Irwin day! Here's him holding a wombat.

Today is Steve Irwin day! Here's him holding a wombat.

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Many thanks to my Followers, Old and New, for sharing your amazing images… I’m off to Dreamland… Good Night good people …♥~Rose.

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Many thanks to my Followers, Old and New, for sharing your amazing images… I’m off to Dreamland… Good Night good people …♥~Rose.

Leave water out!  Help wildlife survive the summer heat!

6 things Aussies can do to help wildlife right now

Leave water out! Help wildlife survive the summer heat!

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Les animaux d'Australie - pvtistes.net

Les animaux d'Australie, certains font rêver, d'autres font peur. Petit tour d'horizon de la faune terrestre et sous-marine que l'on trouve en Australie !

Fine art illustration of some of the unique animals native to the island of Madagascar.

Kingfishers of the World by rogerdhall on DeviantArt

Fine art illustration of some of the unique animals native to the island of Madagascar.

The frilled lizard isn't dangerous, the hiss is just a bluff.

Frilled Lizard | An Ever Vigilant Dragon

The frilled lizard and its aggressive behavior has won many hearts globally. The fearless little reptile challenges any threat in its territory with a tremendous display of aggressive hissing and intimidation. Such flawless is its intimidation technique that is often misunderstood as a highly dangerous animal. Often compared with Dinosaurs and Dragons, but a closer look at the frilled lizard reveals that the little hissing dragon is anything but dangerous.

The Platypus, sometimes known as the duck-billed platypus, due to the duck-like bill on its face, is classed as part of the Ornithorhynchidae family, and is known as the genus or category; Ornithorhynchus.#platypus

What Do Platypus Eat?

The Platypus, sometimes known as the duck-billed platypus, due to the duck-like bill on its face, is classed as part of the Ornithorhynchidae family, and is known as the genus or category; Ornithorhynchus.#platypus