Found burrowing the riverbanks of eastern Australia and Tasmania, these strange-looking mammals emerge at dusk to feed. (…read more)
Known for their fierce tempers and eerie screams, they are the largest carnivorous (…read more)
Concluding the series on Australia’s unique and fascinating animals is the ever popular – Koala. Sometimes called Koala “bears” these Continue reading “Koala in Tree sketch drawing”
A very unique mammal found along the eastern edge of Australia – the Duck-Billed Platypus. Continue reading “Duck-Billed Platypus sketch”
The second largest bird in the world – the Emu – is common throughout most of mainland Australia. Continue reading “Emu sketch”
Resident of the island state of Tasmania at the southern tip of Australia is the famous Tasmanian Devil. They are the world’s largest Continue reading “Tasmanian Devil sketch”
A unique Australian mammal – the Short Beaked Echidna. The two species of echidna (short-beaked and long-beaked) are 2 of only 3 egg laying mammals in the world. Echidnas possess excellent hearing though they do not have ear flaps.