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Australian Wildlife: The Good, The Bad & The Unexpected

You hear it all the time. Everything in Australia wants to kill you. I'm not gonna lie, guys: I've wanted to visit Australia for as long as I can remember, but I've always been terrified of the idea of spiders the size of dinner plates and crocodiles biting your arm off and snakes hiding in… Continue reading Australian Wildlife: The Good, The Bad & The Unexpected

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Spotting Wildlife In Mackay: Platypuses and Kangaroos at Sunrise

One of my absolute favourite things about Australia is the wildlife. So much of it is unique to Australia, which makes it infinitely more fascinating than... say, the squirrels and rabbits back home. So when I found out that the Mackay region has a beach where you can hang out with kangaroos, I instantly added… Continue reading Spotting Wildlife In Mackay: Platypuses and Kangaroos at Sunrise

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A Day At Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Everyone's heard of Australia Zoo - founded by Steve Irwin's parents, it became as legendary as he did, it's one of the biggest tourist attractions in the country, and it's near the top of my to-do list in the land down under. There are several other wildlife parks and sanctuaries here that have crept up… Continue reading A Day At Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary