Macropus rufogriseus


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.

Oakvale Distribution Maps png Rednecked Wallaby
Red Necked Wallaby Distribution Map


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.

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