Australian Wildlife



  • Graham Pizzey, "A field guide to the birds of Australia", Sydney : Collins, 1980
  • Joseph M Forshaw, "Australian parrots", Landsowne Editions, 1980
  • Peter Slater, "The Slater field guide to Australian birds", Dee Why West, N.S.W. : Rigby, 1986
  • Reader's Digest Services, "Reader's Digest Complete Book of Australian birds", Sydney : Reader's Digest, c1986
  • Clifford B Frith, "Garden birds : attracting birds to Australian and New Zealand gardens", Lane Cove, N.S.W. : Doubleday Australia, 1986
Internet Sites


  • Hadoram Shirihai and Brett Jarrett, "Whales, Dolphins and Seals - A Field Guide to the Marine Mammals of the World", London, UK : A & C Black, 2006
  • Peter Monkhorst and Frank Knight, "A Field Guide to the Mammals of Australia", South Melbourne, Victoria : Oxford University Press, 2001
  • Ronald Strahan, "The Australian Museum complete book of Australian mammals", Nth. Ryde, N.S.W. : Cornstalk Publishing, 1991, c1983

Reptiles & Amphibians

  • Harold G. Cogger, "Reptiles & amphibians of Australia", Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Reed, 1983
  • Michael J. Tyler, "Encyclopedia of Australian animals. Frogs", Pymble, N.S.W. : Angus & Robertson, 1992
  • Steve Wilson and Gerry Swan, "The Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia", Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Reed, 2003
Internet Sites

Insects & Spiders

  • Bert Brunet, "Spiderwatch : a guide to Australian spiders", Sydney : Reed New Holland, 2000
  • Charles McCubbin, "Australian butterflies", Adelaide, S. Aust. : Savvas, 1985
  • Michael F. Braby, "The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia", Collingwood, Victoria : CSIRO, 2004
  • Paul Zborowski and Ross Storey, "A Field Guide to Insects in Australia", Collingwood, Victoria : CSIRO, 2007
  • Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards, "A Guide to Australian Moths", Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Reed, 2007
  • Phillip W. Hadlington and Judith A. Johnston, "An introduction to Australian insects", Kensington, NSW : New South Wales University Press, 1982
  • Ramon Mascord, "Australian spiders in colour", Terrey Hills, N.S.W. : Reed, 1977
Internet Sites


  • John E. Randall, Gerald R. allen, Roger C. Steene, "Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea", Bathurst, N.S.W : Crawford House Press
  • Mead & Beckett Publishing, "Reader's Digest book of the Great Barrier reef", Sydney : Reader's Digest, c1987
  • Rudie H. Kuiter, "Guide to Sea Fishes of Australia", Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : New Holland Publishers, 1996
Internet Sites


  • Queensland Museum, Wildlife of Greater Brisbane, Brisbane : Queensland Museum with Brisbane City Council, 1995
  • David Underhill, "Australia's dangerous creatures", Surry Hills, N.S.W. : Reader's Digest Services, c1987
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