There are 60 kinds of kangaroo in Australia. The biggest one is the red kangaroo. It can be more than 2 metres tall
Dingoes are dog-like animals that live in Australia.
The Koala is a small marsupial that lives in eucalyptus (gum) trees in Australia. These animals spend 18 to 20 hours each day resting and sleeping. They are social animals who live in territories.
The Kookaburra is a large bird. Its call sounds like human laughter. Kookaburras are carnivorous. They eat lizards, snakes, insects, mice, other small birds, and raw meat.
They are small- to medium-sized kangaroos. There are 30 different types of wallabies that live in many types of habitats, including rocky areas, grasslands, forests and swamps.
Wombats are Australian marsupials; they are short-legged, muscular quadrupeds, approximately 1 metre (39 in) in length with a very short tail.Wombats dig extensive burrow systems with rodent-like front teeth and powerful claws.
Aborigines lived in Australia for at least 12,000 years before they appeared in Europe.