Swimming with a whale shark, Ningaloo Reef, WA © Tourism Australia

Unique Australian wildlife experiences

Whale shark, Ningaloo Reef, WA © Ningaloo Blue Dive

Whale shark, Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia © Ningaloo Blue Dive

Koala, Great Ocean Road, VIC © Wayne Sorensen

Koala, Great Ocean Road, Victoria © Wayne Sorensen

Devils at Cradle, Cradle Mountain, TAS © Devils @ Cradle

Devils at Cradle, Cradle Mountain, Tasmania © Devils @ Cradle

Kangaroo at Lucky Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, WA © Tourism Western Australia

Kangaroo at Lucky Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia © Tourism Western Australia

Saltwater crocodile, Yellow Water Cruises, Kakadu National Park, NT © Tourism NT, Shaana McNaught

Saltwater crocodile, Yellow Water Cruises, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory © Tourism NT, Shaana McNaught 

Snorkelling, Lady Elliot Island, QLD © Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Snorkelling, Lady Elliot Island, Queensland © Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Wombat, Wilsons Promontory, VIC © Visit Victoria

Wombat, Wilsons Promontory, Victoria © Visit Victoria

Quokka, Rottnest Island, WA © James Vodicka

Quokka, Rottnest Island, Western Australia © James Vodicka

Cage diving with great white sharks, Adventure Bay Charters, Port Lincoln, SA © Ralph Alphonso, Adventure Bay Charters

Cage diving with great white sharks, Adventure Bay Charters, Port Lincoln, South Australia © Ralph Alphonso, Adventure Bay Charters

Minke whale, Mike Ball Dive Expeditions, Cairns, QLD © Mike Ball Dive Expeditions

Minke whale, Mike Ball Dive Expeditions, Cairns, Queensland © Mike Ball Dive Expeditions

Mon Repos, Bundaberg, QLD © Rowan Bestmann

Mon Repos, Bundaberg, Queensland © Rowan Bestmann

Penguins, Phillip Island Nature Park, Phillip Island, VIC © Phillip Island Nature Park

Penguins, Phillip Island Nature Park, Phillip Island, Victoria © Phillip Island Nature Park

Sea lion at Jurien Bay, WA © Australia’s Coral Coast

Sea lion at Jurien Bay, Western Australia © Australia’s Coral Coast

Wade with the Platypus, Healesville Sanctuary, VIC © Healesville Sanctuary

Wade with the Platypus, Healesville Sanctuary, Victoria © Healesville Sanctuary

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort, QLD © Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort, Queensland © Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Dingo, Fraser Island, QLD © Tourism Australia

Dingo, Fraser Island, Queensland © Tourism Australia