Can be distinguished from other wallabies by its white cheek markings and red colouring on the neck. The rest of their fur is grey to reddish in colour with a white or pale grey abdomen. Their muzzle, paws and toes are black in colour.
Found in the eastern parts of Australia from the Queensland - New South Wales border area, right through to South Australia.
10 - 15 years.
Between 65 - 90cm in length. Males weigh between 15 - 26kgs and females 11 - 15kgs.
Grass, herbs and shrubs.
Found in subtropical, cool temperate, wet and dry sclerophyll forests, and woodland with adjacent grassy areas.
Red-Necked Wallabies breed all year round. The pouch life is about 9 months, with the joey continuing to suckle till it is around 12 - 15 months of age.
小袋鼠 | ワラビー | 왈라비