The Great Oz Eddventure #20 – First Wild Snake Encounter

Working at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve I am very priviliged to encounter a variety of native animals in their natural wild habitat.  One of those animals is the red belly black snake, known for it’s highly venom bite.  Because of this I was fairly apprehensive about seeing one, but I knew, like with most animals, that […]

The Great Oz Edventure #18 – Tasmania Devils

We have just been to Tasmania, and I must say it is a beautiful place.  The landscapes change from rainforests up in Cradle Mountain to various dry desolate suburbs, where the colours change remarkably to reflect this.  There was plenty of wildlife around to keep us occupied with – pademelons, possums, and even fairy penguins […]