A small, stocky wallaby with dark brown fur, often with lighter rusty patches on the belly, chest and base of the ears.
Found in Eastern Australia, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria & south eastern South Australia. Introduced in New Zealand.
12 - 15 years.
Between 66 - 85 centimetres.
Feeds on a variety of plants including introduced and native shrubs, grasses and ferns.
The preferred habitat is thick forest undergrowth or sandstone heath.
Breed all year round. Like many marsupials, females can suckle 2 joeys of different ages. The pouch life of each joey is 8 - 9 months, although they may continue to suckle until 15 months.
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