Identifying the Kangaroo


Below you will find pictures and basic descriptions of the more common kangaroo species.
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The Red Kangaroo
Macropus rufus)

The Western Grey Kangaroo
Macropus fuliginosus)

The Eastern Grey Kangaroo
Macropus giganteus)

The Euro or Wallaroo
Macropus robustus)


Comparisons between species

Joey Identification


Maps of the distribution of all
the above species

Bennett's Wallaby
Juvenile NT Brushtail Possum
Swamp Wallaby
Golden Brushtail Possum
Red Kangaroos
Yellow-footed Rock-wallabies
Baby Squirrel Glider
Sugar Glider

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