Latest marsupials News

A wildlife park has scrapped koala cuddles. Is it time for a blanket ban?
Kangaroo teeth grow forever – and keep a record of their owner’s age and sex
Australian Scientists Identify ‘Age of Monotremes’ Evidence of the oldest known platypus and a new species ‘echidnapus’
Bilbies could hop back into mild climate zones: study
Brigade Protects Wildlife
Partnering to prevent local extinction of threatened marsupial
Study Unlocks Mystery Of Marsupial Flight
Research project aiming to prevent local extinction of threatened marsupial
From giants to ashes: the centuries old trees disappearing from Victoria’s parks
We found three new species of extinct giant kangaroo – and we don’t know why they died out when their cousins survived
Gliders protected – for another week – sort of
Top three things you need to know to protect our koalas
Australian ‘mouse’ sacrifices sleep for sex
Mini marsupial goes from sex fests to cannibal feasts
These fierce, tiny marsupials drop dead after lengthy sex fests – and sometimes become cannibals
Hello Christmas Hello Hobart Window Display Competition unveiled
Phillip Island community rally together to reduce road toll on wildlife
Giant eagles and scavenging vultures shared the skies of ancient Australia
Lone Pine’s secret nightlife of marsupials
Diprotodon Dig unearths skeletons of giant wombat-like marsupials
Study indicates majority of endangered greater glider habitat in QLD unprotected
Yarra Council endorses introduction of night-time cat curfew
Feather-tailed possums in New Guinea were originally Aussies: fossil study
RSPCA NSW Welcomes Koala Hubs
How we brought mistletoes back to the trees of Melbourne – while warding off hungry possums
Platypus ‘whisperer’ rallies city to wildlife protection
Larapinta: Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary appears in new documentary series
Small mammal numbers stun ecologists
Tiny carnivorous critters: Researchers discover two new Aussie mammals
Two new Australian mammal species just dropped – and they are very small
Beaker Street shining spotlight on science
Century-old samples reveal brain of Tasmanian tiger
TSO lends talents to devilish documentary
Wallaby joeys and platypus puggles are tiny and undeveloped when born. But their mother’s milk is near-magical
Incredible megafauna fossils from Kalamurina
Update from AWC’s newest sanctuary, Gorton Forest
New book highlights conservation plight of Aussie mammals
A new virtual museum reveals 600 million years of Australian fossils in unprecedented 3D detail
Elizabeth South drop-in centre funded through Council grants
Rare video of wombats having sex sideways offers glimpse into bizarre realm of animal reproduction
Marsupials and other mammals separately evolved flight many times, and we are finally learning how
25-million-year-old fossils of a bizarre possum and strange wombat relative reveal Australia’s hidden past
Winners of NSW National Parks photo competition
Too much sex and not enough sleep is deadly for endangered marsupial
The ‘brown food web’: dead vegetation plays essential role in desert ecosystems
One of these underrated animals should be Australia’s 2032 Olympic mascot. Which would you choose?
Lockdown ‘field trip’ reveals whereabouts of Australian grasshoppers
Quolls return to Tablelands home after epic journey to Victoria