Qld: more pix …

…from the birdwatching part of our trip. This taken in the rainforest at Mary Cairncross, north of Brisbane. The animal is a Red-legged Pademelon Thylogale stigmata. A marsupial a bit smaller than a wallaby.

When someone first said, Look out for the Pademelons,” I was confused as I heard it as “paddy melons” – which my mum and dad used to call a species of melon we grew on the farm, mostly as animal feed, although my mother made gorgeous jam from them too.


Qld: more pix … — 4 Comments

  1. Being a South Australian transplanted to Queensland I had the same problem. They're a weird mob up here in the Sunshine State…

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