This is the caterpillar form of the moth Calcarifera ordinata, also known as the wattle cup caterpillar. They're found throughout northern Australia, south to G eraldton, Alice Springs and Brisbane. The adults are creamy brown with lines of brown dots on the forewings, and have a wingspan of about 30mm. The caterpillar has an incredibly painful sting, which is described as "worse than three wasp stings."
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Printable - The Hungry Caterpillar ate through a lot of food to become a butterfly! This fun printable game pack is a great way to retell Eric Carl’s, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Directions and video to create this game.