Scientists reveal bushfires cause a decrease in the genetic diversity of Victoria's frog populations
Walk through a stand of Victoria's mountain forests in the middle of the city.
The amazing world of insects and spiders!
Leaf Green River Tree Frog
These frogs frequent fast-flowing rivers and are excellent swimmers and jumpers.
Over 600 birds, reptiles, mammals and amphibians from around the world.
Wild: Amazing animals in a changing world
Found out more about the Wild: Amazing animals in a changing world exhibition at Melbourne Museum, which features more than 750 animals from around the world.
Striped Marsh Frog
Feeds on a variety of foods including smaller frogs.
A burrowing species that usually come to the surface only after summer rains to breed.
Field Guide app to Victorian Fauna
National Field Guide apps
Wildlife Field Guide app to Gippsland Lakes
Field Guide to the Budj Bim Cultural Landscape
Discover Documentary: Biobank
Discover the Ian Potter Australian Wildlife Biobank: a state-of-the-art liquid nitrogen storage facility containing tissue, venom, and even live cells.
Listening for Nature
Researchers are using advanced digital tools to listen in on animal sounds and map who is where from croaks and calls.
Help us document biodiversity – record your own sightings
Eastern Banjo Frog
Burrows in the soil and are sometimes found when people dig in their backyard.
Spotted Grass Frog
A medium-sized frog with distinctive large regular-shaped brown or olive green blotches along its back.