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Reptiles

Australia is home to a wide variety of reptiles, including snakes, lizards, and turtles. These animals are found in a range of habitats, from the dry outback to the tropical rainforests of the north.

Australian reptiles are known for their diversity and adaptability, with many species exhibiting unique and specialized adaptations to their environments. From the venomous snakes that are found across the continent, to the giant monitor lizards that call the northern rainforests home, there is no shortage of interesting and unusual reptiles to discover in Australia.

Explore the different species of Australian reptiles, their habitats and behaviors, and the ways in which they are adapted to life in the Australian landscape. We will also delve into the cultural significance of these animals in Australia, and how they are being protected and conserved for future generations.

Whether you are a reptile enthusiast, a nature lover, or just looking to learn more about these amazing animals, this is the perfect place to start. So come on in and discover all that the world of Australian reptiles has to offer.

Two Saltwater Crocodiles feeding
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Fatal Crocodile Attacks in Australia A 55-Year Timeline

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Mapping Australia’s Deadly Crocodile Encounters 1969-2024 Since the implementation of the first crocodile protection measures in Western Australia in 1969, ...

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Experts Highlight Factors Beyond Crocodile Numbers in Attack Frequency

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Understanding Crocodile Attack Risks – Insights from Recent Northern Territory Tragedy In the wake of a recent tragic crocodile attack ...

Western Desert Taipan art of snake on desert dunes
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The Western Desert Taipan: A Deadly Discovery in Australia’s Arid Regions

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Western Desert Taipan Australia’s Hidden Serpent In 2007, a team of Australian researchers made a remarkable discovery in the remote ...

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Tragic Crocodile Attack in Northern Territory Sparks Wildlife Management Debate

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Northern Territory in Mourning – Crocodile Attack Claims 12-Year-Old Girl’s Life In a heart-wrenching incident that has shocked the Northern ...

Australian Water Dragon
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The Australian Water Dragon: A Unusual Semi-Aquatic Lizard

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Discovering the Mesmerizing World of Australian Water Dragons The Australian water dragon, scientifically known as Intellagama lesueurii, is a curious ...

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Australian Nocturnal Animal List

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After Dark Australia’s Secretive Nocturnal Wildlife Australia is renowned for its unique and diverse wildlife, with many species found nowhere ...

Inland Taipan in strike pose
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The Inland Taipan: Australia’s Most Venomous Snake

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Understanding the Inland Taipan’s Venom A Biological Weapon The inland taipan (Oxyuranus microlepidotus), also known as the fierce snake or ...

Serpentine Wonders - Snake art
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Why Snakes Are Cool

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Snakes: Misunderstood Marvels of the Natural World Snakes have long been the subject of fear, fascination, and folklore. These enigmatic ...

Perentie biggest lizard in Australia
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The Perentie: Australia’s Largest Lizard

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Perentie A Titan Among Australia’s Lizards In the vast, arid landscapes of Australia, a reptilian giant roams the rocky outcrops ...

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Man Dies After Being Bitten by Eastern Brown Snake

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Townsville Man Dies After Being Bitten by Eastern Brown Snake at Childcare Centre Jerromy Brookes, a 47-year-old father from Deeragun, ...

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