The march of the fairy penguins. Every night, hundreds of them swim ashore and go to their burrows in the sand. They are so cute, and you get to watch them and walk on this boardwalk right next to nesting penguins.
The Great Emu War was an effort to cull scores of emus that were destroying Australian farmlands. The emus proved too elusive and hard to kill, so the operation was abandoned, to the great embarrassment of the Australian Military. - Proof emus are evil
Rabbit Proof Fence - Rabbits were brought to Australia in the on ships. They are not indigenous. As an attempt to control their spread into pastoral areas and the incredible damage they cause to the local ecology, fences were built.