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Australia !!!

Australia !!  Now it’s time for you to do some work !!!

Search for the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary – once there you can try to find the answers to these questions !!!

( Hint – go to ‘Park Info ‘ and click on Animal Fact Sheets )

1. What do  cassowaries eat ?

2. Why are they under threat ? ( At least 3 answers please !!! )

3. How is it that the rainbow lorikeets can feed on the nectar in the flowers ?

 

 

4. Where do the rainbow lorikeets live?

5. What do the short beaked echidnas do if they feel threatened ?

6. What do red kangaroos feed on ?

7. What animals eat bilbies  ?

8. How are the bilbies adapted for digging ?  ( 2 answers please !! )

9. Where do the Eastern grey kangaroos live ?

10. For this question you need to look at the ‘conservation’ section on the web site -

a. Explain why the brush tailed wallaby is threatened with extinction .

b. How is the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary helping the wallabies ?