Mammals

Mammals

The main native land mammals seen in Gilberton (i.e. excluding bats) are Koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus),  Ringtail Possums (Pseudocheirus peregrinus) or the now rarer Brushtail Possums (Trichosurus vulpecula).

It is also possible that there are  Water Rats (Hydromys chrysogaster),  Bush Rats (Rattus fuscipes) or even a Yellow-footed Antechinus (Antechinus flavipes).

If you would like to share  your own native mammal photographs or sightings in Gilberton, please send them to davidwhiting@internode.on.net or valeparkourpatch@gmail.com.  

If possible, please include the photographer’s name, the date and location of each photograph, and any relevant sighting notes.

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