Highlights of 4 day Wildlife Journey to East Gippsland, Australia, with Wildlife Guide Martin Maderthaner:

 

All pictures by Martin.  Header image is a lovely young Lowlands Copperhead.

Wildlife East Gippsland January 2018 Powerful Owl

female Powerful Owl, Buchan

Reptile species seen: 7 Goannas, Grass Skink, Jacky Lizard, Gippsland Water Dragon, Copper-tailed Skink and White’s Skink, White-lipped Snake, Lowlands Copperhead and Red-bellied Black Snake.

Wildlife East Gippsland January 2018 Red-bellied Black Snake

Red-bellied Black Snake, Snowy River National Park

Mammal species seen: Long-nosed Bandicoot, Agile Antechinus, Bare-nosed Wombat, Echidna, Koala, Grey-headed Flying-fox, Common Brushtail and brief views of Platypus.

Wildlife East Gippsland January 2018 Echidna

Short-beaked Echidna, Raymond Island

Wildlife East Gippsland January 2018 Swamp Wallaby

Swamp Wallaby, Buchan

142 species of birds seen: Little Eagle, Wedge-tailed Eagle, White-bellied Sea-eagle, Powerful Owl, Gang-gang, Azure Kingfisher, Turquoise Parrot, Sooty Oystercatcher, Latham’s Snipe, Caspian Tern, Crescent Honeyeater, Large-billed Scrubwren, Forest Raven and this gorgeous Tawny Frogmouth.

Wildlife East Gippsland January 2018 Tawny Frogmouth

Tawny Frogmouth, Raymond Island

Wildlife East Gippsland January 2018 Turquoise Parrot

Turquoise Parrot, Cape Conran

For full wildlife species checklist for this tour click here.

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