Highlights of this journey to far East Gippsland:

Reptiles Lowlands Copperhead (Austrelaps superbus), Jacky Lizard (Amphibolurus muricatus), Copper-tailed Skink (Ctenotus taeniolatus), Yellow-bellied Water Skink (Eulamprus heatwolei) and Gippsland Water Dragon (Intellagama lesueurii howittii).

Wildlife Journey checklist Yellow-bellied Water Skink
Yellow-bellied Water Skink
Flying-foxes Bairnsdale February 2019
Grey-headed Flying-foxes at Bairnsdale, Day 4

Mammals Grey-headed Flying-fox (Pteropus poliocephalus), Australian Fur Seal (Arctocephalus pusillus), Platypus (Ornithorhychus anatinus), Echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus), Bare-nosed Wombat (Vombatus ursinus) and Common Brushtail (Trichosurus vulpecula).

Wildlife Journey checklist Echidna
Echidna at Raymond Island

Birds particularly Musk Lorikeets (Glossopsitta concinna), Australian King-Parrots (Alisterus scapularis), Gang-gang Cockatoos (Callocephalon fimbriatum), Tawny Frogmouth (Podargus strigoides), Black-faced Cormorant (Phalacrocorax fuscescens), Superb Lyrebird (Menura novaehollandiae), Satin Bowerbird (Ptilonorhynchus violaceus). 

Australian King-Parrot juvenile
Juvenile King-Parrot at Buchan

Wildlife Guide: Martin Maderthaner
Areas visited: Orbost, Marlo, Lakes Entrance, Lake Tyers Beach, Raymond Island, Cape Conran Coastal Park, Cabbage Tree Palms Reserve, Lake Tyers Forest, Snowy River National Park, Buchan Caves Reserve, Croajingolong National Park, The Lakes National Park.

For more pics go to: https://www.echidnawalkabout.com.au/wildlife-journey-february-2019/

Wildlife Journey checklist February 2019: Gang Gangs

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