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Please also email links of your native animal You Tube videos and we will add them to the end of each section below. For example see under "E" cute Echidna videos.

Note: photos are not to scale. If you click on a photo you may see a larger image.

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Antlions
newly hatched
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Australian magpie
Waratah Bay, Victoria

Photo: Denise Lawry



View You Tube videos of:
Antechinus stuartii

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Bees - native

NSW - Dec 2015
Photo: Lyn Lazarus



Bees - native

NSW - Dec 2015
Photo: Lyn Lazarus



Bees - native Tetragonula hive

Gladesville - Jan 2016
Photo: Deanne Palmer



Bees - native Tetragonula hive

Gladesville - Jan 2016
Photo: Deanne Palmer



Bees - native Blue Banded Bees

North Ryde - Mar 2016
Photo: Pam Ward



Bees - native blue-banded bee

NSW - Mar 2015
Photo: Andy Burton



Bee - European
on passionfruit flower

Photo: Bev



Bees - native Neon cuckoo bee
Thyreus nitidulus
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Neon cuckoo bee
Thyreus nitidulus
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Neon cuckoo bee
Thyreus nitidulus
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Blue-banded
on dried Basil
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Blue-banded
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Blue-banded
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native - Nomia
on dried Dianella stalk
Photo: Bev



Bees - native - Nomia
on dried Dianella stalk
Photo: Bev



Bees - native - Nomia
on dried Dianella stalk
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Nomia bee
Field of Mars, NSW - October 2013
Photo: Pam Ward



Bees - native hive
Pennant Hills, NSW - April 2014
Photo: Lyn Lazarus



Bees - native Nomia
Lipotriches australica
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Nomia
Lipotriches australica
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - native Nomia
Lipotriches australica
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Bees - African carder bee
The Habitat, Ryde, NSW - Mar 2013
Photo: Bev



Bees - African carder bee
The Habitat, Ryde, NSW - Mar 2013
Photo: Bev



Bees - African carder bee
The Habitat, Ryde, NSW - Mar 2013
Photo: Bev



Bees - African carder(l) Aussie blue-banded(r)
The Habitat, Ryde, NSW - Feb 2014
Photo: Bev



Bee - Blue-banded - native
The Habitat, Ryde, NSW - Feb 2014
Photo: Bev



Bee - Blue-banded - native
The Habitat, Ryde, NSW - Feb 2014
Photo: Bev



Bee - native of Ecuador


Photo: Wayne Hanson



Bee - native of Ecuador
on Catasetum macrocarpum
(South American orchid)
Photo: Pepe, Ecuagenera Nursery, Ecuador



Native habitat for bees of Ecuador
Cattleya maxima
(native orchid of Ecuador)
Photo: Pepe, Ecuagenera Nursery, Ecuador



Bees - native
Ermington, NSW
Dec 2015
Photo: Lyn Lazarus



Bees - native
Ermington, NSW
Dec 2015
Photo: Lyn Lazarus



Blue-tongue lizard
at The Habitat
Mar 2015
Photo: Kel Lai



Blue-tongue lizard
at The Habitat
Mar 2015
Photo: Kel Lai



Blue-tongue lizard
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Karina



Baby blue-tongue lizard
eating tomatoes, Gladesville, NSW

Photo: John D



Blue-tongue lizard
North Epping, NSW
even a laundrey provides habitat
Photo: Paula B



Blue-tongue lizard
North Epping, NSW

Photo: Paula B



Blue-tongue lizard
- new baby Mar 2012
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Blue-tongue lizard
The Habitat, Ryde
October 2012
Photo: Pam



Blue-tongue lizard
Beecroft, NSW
Feb 2013
Photo: Elba Forster



Blue-tongue lizard
North Ryde, NSW
Jan 2015
Photo: Phillip Ward



Brown cuckoo-dove
West Pymble, NSW
Jan 2014
Photo: David Meggitt



Brown thornbill & Eastern spinebill
Lawson, NSW
March 2016
Photo: Jenny Bigelow



Brown thornbill & Eastern spinebill
Lawson, NSW
March 2016
Photo: Jenny Bigelow



Brush turkeys
West Pymble, NSW
Jan 2014
Photo: David Meggitt



Brushtail possum
Vimiera Park, NSW
Mar 2014
Photo: Irene Timmins



Bug - Mirid
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Dec 2012
Photo: Pam Ward



Butcher Bird
Gladesville, NSW
Mar 2014
Photo: Roberta Johnston



Butcher Bird - Grey
Waratah Bay, Victoria
2015
Photo: Denise Lawry



Butcher Bird - Grey
Lawson, NSW
April 2016
Photo: Mary-Lou Keating



Butcher Bird - Grey
Lawson, NSW
April 2016
Photo: Mary-Lou Keating



Butterfly - Dainty swallowtail
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde
Jan 2016
Photo: Pam Ward



Butterfly
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Butterfly
Beecroft, NSW

Photo: Dorothy Doolan



Butterfly
Field of Mars Reserve

Photo: Raymond Horsey



Butterfly - Blue triangle
Magdala Park 2014-02
East Ryde, NSW
Photo: Bev



Butterfly -
Ryde, NSW
April 2015
Photo: Steph Jardine



View You Tube videos of:
Blue-banded bee - bath time!
Blue-banded bee - bed time!
Blue-banded bee - go away!
Blue tongue lizards being a little amorous at the start of the warm weather at Looking Glass Bay, NSW.
Butterfly - enjoying the start of a rain storm.

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Caterpillar
Riverside Girls High School
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Caterpillar
Field of Mars Reserve
Gladesville, NSW 2013-01
Photo: Bev



Caterpillar
Field of Mars Reserve
Gladesville, NSW 2013-01
Photo: Bev



Cicada - Black Prince
Pauropsalta mneme
Crescent Head, NSW
Photo: Bev



Cicada - Green grocer
Sydney Harbour, NSW

Photo: Karina



Cockatoo - Sulphur-crested
Ryde, NSW
April 2015
Photo: Steph Jardine



Cormorant, little black & Pelican
Gerringong, NSW

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Cotton Harlequin Bug
on Grevillea buxifolia
Putney, NSW
Photo: Robbie Renu



Crab
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Crimson rosella
Waratah Bay, Victoria

Photo: Denise Lawry



Cunningham's skink
Lane Cove National Park
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



View You Tube videos of:
Crab in rock pool
Black prince cicada

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Diamond python
Crescent Head, NSW
mating couple
Photo: C Dockrill



Diamond python
Crescent Head, NSW
mating couple
Photo: C Dockrill



Diamond python
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Richard Jackson



Diamond python in garden
hunting in sweet pittosporum tree
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Dollarbird
Lane Cove National Park
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Dolphins
Shark Bay WA
Precision swimming
Photo: Gary W4



Dragon
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Richard Jackson



Dragonfly
Gladesville NSW
Mar 2015
Photo: Roberta Johnston



Dragon fly
Crescent Head, NSW
flying past
Photo: John D



Dragon fly
Crescent Head, NSW
flying past
Photo: John D



Dragonfly
Sugar Loaf, East Ryde

Photo: Bev



Ducks - Australian wood
Meadowbank, NSW

Photo: Marilyn Wise



Ducks - Australian wood
Meadowbank, NSW

Photo: Marilyn Wise



Dugong
Shark Bay WA

Photo: Gary W4



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Eastern brown snake
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Eastern grey kangaroo
Crescent Head, NSW
male
Photo: John



Eastern grey kangaroo
Crescent Head, NSW
female
Photo: John



Eastern Yellow Robin
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: John D



Brown thornbill & Eastern spinebill
Lawson, NSW
March 2016
Photo: Jenny Bigelow



Brown thornbill & Eastern spinebill
Lawson, NSW
March 2016
Photo: Jenny Bigelow



Echidna
Vimiera Road at M2 underpass
North Epping, NSW
Photo: Stephen MacMillan



Echidna
Terry's Creek near Bedford Road
Ryde, NSW
Photo: Simon Day



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View You Tube videos of:
Echidna - juvenile - Point Plomer NSW April 2012
Echidna
Echidna juvenile
Echidna habitat, Point Plomer, NSW

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Flower spider
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Fly - Rutilia
Northbridge, NSW

Photo: Karina



Fly - Golden Head Rutilia
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde, NSW
Jan 2015
Photo: Pam Ward



Fly - Golden Head Rutilia
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde, NSW
Jan 2015
Photo: Pam Ward



Fly
Shrimptons Creek, Ryde, NSW
Jan 2015
Photo: Bev



Flying fox
Ku-ring-gai, NSW

Photo: Bev



Flying fox
Ku-Ring-Gai, NSW

Photo: Bev



Flying fox
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Bev



Flying fox
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Bev



Flying fox with baby
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW
Dec 2011
Photo: Bev



Flying fox grey-headed
Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW
Dec 2013
Photo: Bev



Frog - Eastern striped
The Habitat, Ryde NSW
May 2015
Photo: Pam Ward



Frog eggs - Eastern striped
The Habitat, Ryde NSW
April 2015
Photo: Bev



Frog - in Bromiliad
Ryde, NSW
May 2015
Photo: Bev



Frog - Perons tree frog
The Habitat, Ryde NSW
in glasshouse April 2015
Photo: Pam Ward



Frog - small and green
Crescent Head, NSW
on window with dinner
Photo: Bev



Frog pond
using recycled shower base
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



View You Tube videos of:
Grey-headed flying fox
Grey-headed flying fox - mum with juvenile - Riverglade Reserve NSW
Grey-headed flying fox - hanging by wings and doing a somersault
French frogs

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Garden orb-weaving spider
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Bev



Gecko
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Roberta



Gecko
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Twilight Twitter Jan 2010
Photo: Bev



Gecko - Family southern leaf-tailed
living behind hot water heater
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Golden crowned snake
roadside
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Golden orb weaver
- female & male
Surrey Downs, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson



Golden orb weaver
- female & male
Surrey Downs, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson



Golden orb weaver
note the golden web
Surrey Downs, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson



Green tree snake
Lane Cove National Park
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Grey Butcher Bird
Waratah Bay, Victoria
2015
Photo: Denise Lawry



Grey fantail
Lawson, NSW
March 2016
Photo: Jenny Bigelow



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Jellyfish - white-spotted
Off Riverglade Reserve
Sydney Harbour, NSW
Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
White-spotted jellyfish off Riverglade Reserve, Gladesville, NSW

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King parrot
Denistone, NSW

Photo: Virginia Coy



Koala
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: Bev



Koala
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Richard Jackson



Koala
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Adam Stevenson



Koala
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Adam Stevenson



Kookaburra with eel?
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: M Brown



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Lace monitor lizard
Point Plomer, NSW
Photo: Bev



Lace monitor lizard
Point Plomer, NSW
Photo: Bev



Lace monitor
Tilligerry Habitat
Photo: Adam Stevenson



Lace monitor lizard
Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Barry Miller



Lace monitor lizard
Big Hill, NSW
Photo: Bev



Lacewing
Lane Cove National Park, NSW
Photo: Karina



Lacewing - eggs
Lane Cove National Park, NSW

Photo: Karina



Lacewing
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Dec 2012
Photo: Bev



Lacewing
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Jan 2013
Photo: Bev



Lacewing
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Feb 2015
Photo: Bev



Lacewing - eggs
Field of Mars Reserve, NSW
Feb 2015
Photo: Bev



Ladybird
Byron Bay, NSW

Photo: Bev



Ladybird or similar bug
Yellow Rock
2013 after Blue Mountains fires
Photo: Mary-Lou Keating



Ladybird
Yellow Rock
2013 after Blue Mountains fires
Photo: Mary-Lou Keating



Ladybird larva - common spotted
Yellow Rock
2013 after Blue Mountains fires
Photo: Mary-Lou Keating



Ladybird mature - common spotted
Yellow Rock
2013 after Blue Mountains fires
Photo: Mary-Lou Keating



Lemur Propitecus diadema
using purpose built crossing

Photo: provided by Angelo, Madagascar



Lemur Propitecus diadema
using purpose built crossing

Photo: provided by Angelo, Madagascar



Long-necked turtle
Shrimptons Creek
Nov 2016 Santa Rosa Park
Photo: Bev



Long-necked turtle hatchling
Field of Mars Reserve
Oct 2016 Santa Rosa Park
Photo: John D



Long-nosed bandicoot
foraging in garden
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Lorikeet in hollw

Glaedesville, NSW
Photo: Mike Hurst



View You Tube videos of:
Lace monitor or lace goanna - this one was about 2m long - up a tree at Big Hill, NSW.

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Australian magpie
Waratah Bay, Victoria

Photo: Denise Lawry



Mcphee's Crevice Skink
Crescent Head

Photo: Bev



View You Tube videos of:
Mcphees Crevice Skink

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Noisy miners sleeping
same spots every night
Glaedesville, NSW
Photo: Mike Hurst



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Olive-backed oriole
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde

Photo: Pam Ward



Olive-backed oriole nest
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde

Photo: Pam Ward



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Paper wasps

Mar 2015
Photo: Andy Burton



Pardalote
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Richard Jackson



Pelican
Nelson's Bay

Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Pelican
Lemon Tree Passage

Photo: Richard Jackson



Perons tree frog?
frog in my loo
Delicate Nobby, NSW
Photo: Bev



Plover on nest
in builders sand pile
Tilligerry Peninsula
Photo: Richard Jackson



Possum - Brushtail

"Look mum here's my tail"
Photo: Bev



Powerful Owls in backyard
near Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde

Photo: Kat Barlow



Powerful Owl
Ku-ring-gai, NSW
1st of 2
Photo: Bev



Powerful Owl
Ku-ring-gai, NSW
2nd in next tree
Photo: Bev



Powerful Owl high in tree
Tilligerry Habitat - Sept 2012
at Tanilba Bay just north of Newcastle
Photo: Richard Jackson



Powerful Owl high in tree
Tilligerry Habitat - Sept 2012
at Tanilba Bay just north of Newcastle
Photo: Richard Jackson



Preying mantis
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde

Photo: Bev



Preying mantis - tiny
North Turramurra
on an arm
Photo: Heidi



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Red-bellied black snake
North Turramurra

Photo: Bev



Red necked wallaby
Crescent Head, NSW

Photo: John



Ringtail possum
in garden
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Ringtail possum
on drey in marraya
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Robber fly about to devour
a Darkling beetle
Mar 2015
Photo: Andy Burton



Rufous whistler
Tilligerry Habitat

Photo: Adam Stevenson



View You Tube videos of:
Red-necked wallaby
Red-necked wallaby - bath time
Red-necked wallaby with Joey in pouch - oh so cute
Red-necked wallaby - at dusk with bird chorus

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Sacred kingfisher
near Field of Mars Reserve, Gladesville
Photo: Margaret Brown



Skink
Vaucluse, NSW
Photo: Karina



Slug - Leopard
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Karina



Slug - Leopard
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Karina



Slug - Red triangle
Triboniophorus graeffei
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Karina



Snake - green tree
Lane Cove National Park
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Sooty oystercatchers, silver gulls
and black-faced shags
East coast Tasmania
Photo: Bev



Southern Boobook owls
NSW Christmas bush LCNP
South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Spider - flower spider?
Seven Hills, NSW

Photo: Sabrina Ferguson



Spider - leaf curl
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: Karina



Spider - leaf curl?
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: John



Spider - leaf curl?
Gladesville, NSW

Photo: John



St Andrews cross spider
male

Photo: Bev



St Andrews cross spider
female

Photo: John D



St Andrews cross spider
female - top view
Pidding Park, Ryde, NSW
Photo: Bev, Jan 2015



St Andrews cross spider
female - under view
Pidding Park, Ryde, NSW
Photo: Bev, Jan 2015



Sugar glider
Banksia integrifolia only 2 flowers
garden South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Sugar glider
diverse gardens provide food
garden South Turramurra, NSW
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



Sulphur-crested cockatoo
Riverglade Reserve,
Gladesville, NSW
Photo: Bev



Sulphur-crested cockatoo
Denistone, NSW

Photo: Virginia Coy



Sulphur-crested cockatoo
Denistone, NSW

Photo: Virginia Coy



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Tawny frogmouth
sitting on nest
Epping, NSW
Photo: Virginia Bear



Tawny frogmouth
sitting on nest
Epping, NSW
Photo: Virginia Bear



Tawny frogmouth
sitting on nest
Epping, NSW
Photo: Virginia Bear



Tawny frogmouth
Tilligerry Habitat
adult & juvenile
Photo: Richard Jackson



Tawny frogmouth
Ray Park Habitat Haven
family group
Photo: Dorothy Doolan



Tawny frogmouth family photos
Neutral Bay, NSW

Photo: Christine Lewis



Tawny frogmouth family photos
Neutral Bay, NSW

Photo: Christine Lewis



Tawny frogmouth family photos
Neutral Bay, NSW

Photo: Christine Lewis



Tawny frogmouth family
North Ryde, NSW
Jan 2015
Photo: Pam Ward



Tawny frogmouth family
North Ryde, NSW
Jan 2015
Photo: Pam Ward



Tawny frogmouth family
Narrabeen Lakes, NSW
Nov 2015
Photo: Bruce Lonnon



Turtle - Long-necked
Shrimptons Creek
Nov 2016 Santa Rosa Park
Photo: Bev



Turtle - Long-necked -hatchling
Field of Mars Reserve
Oct 2016 Santa Rosa Park
Photo: John D



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Wasp and Huntsman

Surrey Downs, SA
Photo: Ron Johnson



Water dragon
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde

Photo: Bev



Water dragon - immature
Field of Mars Reserve, Ryde

Photo: Bev



Water dragon

City of Sydney, NSW
Photo: Roberta Johnston



Water skink

Mar 2015
Photo: Andy Burton



Water skink
Gladesville NSW
Mar 2015
Photo: Roberta Johnston



Water skinks
Riverglade Reserve, Hunter's Hill
- hiding between boulders
Photo: Bev



Water skinks
Magdala Park, East Ryde

Photo: Bev



Whale - humpback

Hervey Bay, Qld
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Whale - humpback
Perspective!
Hervey Bay, Qld
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Whale - humpback
the big splash
Hervey Bay, Qld
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Whale - humpback

Hervey Bay, Qld
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Whale - humpback

out from Sydney, NSW
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



Whale - humpback
and calf
Hervey Bay, Qld
Photo: Lorraine Findlay



White-browed scrubwren
visiting Jenny's garden
South Turrumurra
Photo: Jenny Zvolanek



White-faced heron
Urban garden
Batemans Rd, Gladesville
Photo: B Dowsett



View You Tube videos of:
Water dragon
Water dragon hunting

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