We are so happy Matthew is alive and well! This is proof of how important our antivenom program is!

In a happy twist, the spider that bit Matthew has now been brought to The Australian Reptile Park to become a part of our milking program and will now help save the lives of others bitten by funnel webs!

Please keep bringing your funnel web spiders to us! For more information head to
COMPETITION TIME!!! We're giving away a FREE family pass to The Australian Reptile Park with a FREE photo of Australia's favourite wombat - George! All you need to do is Like & Share this post and tag a friend in the comments to enter!

Competition closes Tuesday 28th February 2017 at 5pm, winner must use prize by Friday 7th April 2017. A family pass is for 2 x adults & 2 x children
Our new sign next to Ploddy is looking great!! A huge thank you to GOSFORD SIGNS for all their effort!
Devil Ark/Aussie Ark was included in yesterday's 'Threatened Species Prospectus' announced by the Australian Governments Minister Josh Frydenberg and Gregory Andrews the Threatened Species Commissioner. They are recognised amongst a group of outstanding conservation organisations. For more details see [ Environment.gov.au Link ] and follow the Threatened Species Commissioner for continual...
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Come and say hi to Hugo on his daily walk! He loves making new friends!
By popular demand we have opened up our Little Kids 2 Keeper program (7-12 years old) on the first Saturday of every month outside of school holidays! The 4th March has already SOLD OUT and the next tour on 1st April has started selling quickly! Book now to avoid disappointment: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Meet Evie – Evie is a young one year old Tasmanian Devil born at Devil Ark, that one of the keepers Abe has been lucky enough to hand raise! You can help provide Evie and other Tassie devil joeys with a solid future at Devil Ark by donating here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
"Behemoth" the huntsman spider certainly kept Tim Faulkner and the keepers on their toes yesterday!! The team decided to release him in some nearby bush land so he could continue living his spider life!
Meet "BEHEMOTH" - Australia's biggest huntsman!!
COULD THIS BE AUSTRALIA'S BIGGEST HUNTSMAN?
Make sure you come up and say hi to our gorgeous dingoes on their daily walks!! Fred and Adina love meeting new friends!!!
#WombatWednesday brought to you by Walter the wombat!

Photo credit: Lauren Bath Services
Sending love to all of our followers ❤❤❤
Charlie the koala is on the lookout for a Valentine's Day date and it looks like he may have found love with Piper just in time for tomorrow!

Tag your Valentine in the comments below!
Can any of our followers name the species of these spectacular birds?
By popular demand we have opened up our Little Kids 2 Keeper program (7-12 years old) on the first Saturday of every month outside of school holidays! For more info and to book our next tour on the 4th march, head to: [ Bit.ly Link ]
With this hot weather continuing for a few more days, please think of your pets and wildlife!!! Keep an eye out for animals that look dehydrated, leave lots of containers out with fresh cool water in it and put a sprinkler/hose on to help them cool down! Fingers crossed we all make it through this weekend safely!!! Please share to get the word out there!!!
#ThrowbackThursday - Walter the wombat and Ranger Mick in April 2016! Although Walter is all grown up now and living as a bachelor in our wombat yard, he still loves a sneaky cuddle with Mick on occasion!
#WombatWednesday - George is saying "Hi!"
Looks like someone missed the memo that it is Monday morning!