Part 2 of 2: Wild Things at Currumbin by da-AL

My gorgeous cousin took us to see koalas!

For our vacation to Australia, I knew I’d have a great time — but I kept my expectations low when it came to meeting the thoroughly cute animals I associate with the country.  Fortunately, as evidenced in these photos we shot at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, those ultra-charming creatures fully deserve their endearing reputations!

Turns out that Koalas…

… are truly as endearing as their koala reputations!
And koalas love trees.
And koalas love to nap.

When it comes to kangaroos…

Kangaroos don’t mind much heat as long as they have fresh water.
Also, kangaroos know how to lounge in style.

In the case of ring-tailed lemurs…

Lemurs are born photographic models!
These two lemur brothers love to play!
Lemurs are social animals.
This lemur and I pose in — sort of — the same way.

The first part of our amazing trip began with a whirlwind tour of New Zealand’s beautiful Auckland / Rotorua / Redwoods / Huka Falls / Craters of the Moon / Waitomo Glowworms Caves / Taupo / Pirongia / and Hamilton Gardens. For the second portion of our vacation, we flew to Australia, where we began our visit with Gold Coast. There we met terrific family, observed these exciting birds — and these too, hiked breathtaking views, enjoyed the beach, and saw this wildlife in this post with this unique wildlife at Currumbin, had fun with Rita Rigby, met the beasts of Brisbane and the beauty there, and enjoyed Sydney this much and that much, as well as the purring there!

Is there an animal you’re eager to see in person?

37 thoughts on “Part 2 of 2: Wild Things at Currumbin by da-AL

    • da-AL December 3, 2019 / 8:53 pm

      Thank you! You too 🙂

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  1. Invisibly Me July 24, 2019 / 7:45 am

    Aww the koalas are so incredibly cute! And I find lemurs fascinating – you’ve got some brilliant photos!!
    Caz xx

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  2. Brian Dean Powers July 23, 2019 / 9:35 pm

    I’ve only seen lemurs on film and at the zoo. I think they are beautiful and so graceful moving in the trees.

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    • da-AL July 26, 2019 / 10:57 pm

      Indeed – but have you seen Madagascar cartoon movie? They are indeed clowns in real life. 🙂

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