Australia wildlife

Baby kangaroo at Lucky Bay beach in Cape Le Grand National Park Australia

1. Did you know that there are more than 1 kangaroo species living in Australia?

The four largest kangaroos include the red kangaroo, antilopine kangaroo, eastern grey kangaroo and the western grey kangaroo.

The thorny devil opens his mouth in the outback of Australia

2. Did you know that the thorny devil can collect water with any part of his body?

It can collect water from sand and doesn’t have to find a real water source. For example, it collects water with its legs, which is then transported to its mouth.

Tasmanian Devil running away in Tasmania, Australia

3. Did you know that the Tasmanian devil used to live on the mainland of Australia?

Nowadays, Tasmanian devils are only found on the island of Tasmania and are an endangered species. They are one of the main tourist attractions of the island.


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