Australian animals are some of the most unique species on the planet. Did you know that over 80% of the creatures that call Australia home are only found here?
In Queensland, we are lucky to have some pretty awesome locals! In fact, Australian wildlife encounters are everywhere here. It’s like a zoo without fences!
On the Sunshine Coast, be sure to take some time out for Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo and witness crocs in action.
From June through November on the Fraser Coast, you can wave at humpback whales, as thousands migrate up the east coast of Australia to holiday in the warmer waters.
Become a reef-geek and learn about the different creatures living on the Great Barrier Reef at Reef HQ in Townsville.
Head to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane for some furry cuddles.