AUSTRALASIA

Explore the biodiversity of Australasia.

ABOUT THE ExHIBIT

 

Australasia encompasses the wide swath of Pacific Ocean area that includes Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the thousands of islands of the South Pacific. The animals that inhabit this area include pouched mammals such as wallabies and wallaroos, the raucous kookaburra, colorful parrots and stately emus.


Willawong Station

Flock to the bird feeding experience at Willawong Station. Be surrounded by small parrot species from Australia in this interactive exhibit. You can purchase a seedstick to feed your feathered friends. Plus, learn how you can help wild bird species in your very own backyard.

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What Animals Will You See?

Emu

Kookaburra

Snow Leopard

Wallaroo/Wallaby