Wombat. There are three living species of wombat  all of which reside only in Australia. They are protected under Australian law. They are the Koala's closest living relative.

My favorite animal! There are three living species of wombat all of which reside only in Australia. They are protected under Australian law. They are the Koala's closest living relative.

Platypus ... so hard to see them in the wild! Elusive little creatures.  Monotreme actually.

Duckbill Platypus---the duck-billed platypus is a semiaquatic egg-laying mammal endemic to eastern Australia, including Tasmania.

emuwren: “ The Laughing Kookaburra - Dacelo novaeguineae, is a carnivorous bird in the kingfisher family Halcyonidae, Native to eastern Australia, it has also been introduced into parts of New...

emuwren: The Laughing Kookaburra - Dacelo novaeguineae, is a carnivorous bird in the kingfisher family Halcyonidae, Native to eastern Australia, it has also been introduced into parts of New Zealand, Tasmania and Western Australia. Photo by Dean Lewis.

Path to Wombat Pool, Cradle mountain, Tasmania, AUS

Path to Wombat Pool, Cradle mountain, Tasmania, AUS Loved the walking tracks.

Bay of Fires http://matadornetwork.com/community/scottsporleder/photos/tasmania-part-ii-the-eastern-coast/308432_10150329047133450_266724958449_8269314_858875449_n/

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The Bay of Fires is a bay on the northeastern coast of Tasmania in Australia. The bay was given its name in 1773 by Captain Tobias Furneaux who saw the fires of Aboriginal people on the beaches.

Largest known myrtle tree in the world. Ringarooma, Tasmania, Australia

Largest known Myrtle Tree in the World Fotografie-Druck von Rob Blakers bei AllPosters.

Beaches on Tasmania's East Coast are some of the most striking on earth. This is looking across to the Bay of Fires near Binalong Bay.

Australia - Beaches on Tasmania's East Coast are some of the most striking on earth. This is looking across to the Bay of Fires near Binalong Bay.

The Tasmanian Devil is the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world (Males weigh about 18lbs.) and is the iconic symbol of Tasmania. It was declared an endangered species by the Tasmanian government in 2008  due to the rapid decline in its numbers since the 90's from a nonviral, but transmissable facial cancer. smithsonianmag.com  #Tasmanian_Devil #Tasmania #smithsonianmag

The Tasmanian Devil is the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world (Males weigh about and is the iconic symbol of Tasmania. It was declared an endangered species by the Tasmanian government in


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The Bay of Fires is a bay on the northeastern coast of Tasmania in Australia, extending from Binalong Bay to Eddystone Point.

The Bay Of Fires Will Take Your Breath Away

Seeing these photos of Tasmania is like a breath of fresh air, so so beautiful. The Bay of Fires is a bay on the northeastern coast of Tasmania in Australia, extending from Binalong Bay to Eddystone Point.

Photo Lake Oberon, Western Arthurs - Tasmania by Chris Wiewiora on 500px

Photograph Lake Oberon, Western Arthurs - Tasmania by Chris Wiewiora on

Rainforest walk at Cradle Mountain, Tasmania, Australia by Mel Sinclair on 500px

Tasmanian wilderness- Rainforest walk at Cradle Mountain, Tasmania, Australia by Mel Sinclair on

Blue Lake Tasmania

"Out in the bush, on the North east coast of Tasmania, was a sign saying Little Blue Lake and here it is" - Murray Smith- Australia

Path to Wombat Pool, Cradle mountain, Tasmania, AUS

Path to Wombat Pool, Cradle mountain, Tasmania, AUS Loved the walking tracks.

Port Arthur, Tasmania (Historical Site of old convict prison) - will be a great opportunity to earn more about the conditions my ancestors lived through!

The infamous, Port Arthur, Tasmania (Historical Site of old convict prison) - will be a great opportunity to earn more about the conditions my ancestors lived through!

The swing bridge across the Huon River at the Tahune Airwalk in southern Tasmania. Further on and rising almost 50 metres into the forest canopy, the Airwalk takes visitors on a remarkable tour that includes uninterrupted views across Tasmania’s southern wilderness – home to some of the world’s tallest trees. #tahune #tasmania #discovertasmania Image Credit: Pauly Vella

The swing bridge across the Huon River at the Tahune Air-walk, southern Tasmania.

Bruny Island, Tasmania - Australia. One of my favourite places.

Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia - Bought a shack on this island - So beautiful! The road on the right is purposely unsealed as this area is a penguin colony for the tiny fairy penguin.

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