99 episodes

We chat with experts about Australia’s fascinating wildlife and diverse ecosystems.

Aussie Wildlife Show Aussie Wildlife Show

    • Science
    • 4.9 • 42 Ratings

We chat with experts about Australia’s fascinating wildlife and diverse ecosystems.

    Dr Natalie Warburton & Dr Aaron Camens | Marsupial Evolution

    Dr Natalie Warburton & Dr Aaron Camens | Marsupial Evolution

    Dr Natalie Warburton is Associate Professor of Anatomy at Murdoch University and Dr Aaron Camens Lectures in Palaeontology at Flinders University. We discuss marsupial evolution from marsupial moles to extinct tree dwelling kangaroos from the Nullarbor Plains. 

    Marsupial Mole. Image credit: Auscape International Pty Ltd/Alamy Stock Photo

    • 58 min
    Michael Smith | Wildlife Demonstrator

    Michael Smith | Wildlife Demonstrator

    We caught up with good friend Michael Smith to chat about some of the awesome Western Australian wildlife he has worked with during his career in conservation and education. 

    • 45 min
    Mark Smith | Shark and Ray Expert

    Mark Smith | Shark and Ray Expert

    Mark Smith holds a senior position at Adelaide Zoo and is a world-renowned shark and ray expert and the co-author of Elasmobranch Husbandry Manual: Captive Care of Sharks, Rays, and their Relatives.

    • 1 hr 41 min
    Dr Katherine Tuft | Ecologist, Arid Recovery

    Dr Katherine Tuft | Ecologist, Arid Recovery

    Dr. Katherine Tuft is the Chief Executive at Arid Recovery and leads the team, managing operations, overseeing the science program and community engagement.


    She has a background in conservation ecology, having completed a PhD on Brush-tailed Rock-wallabies in NSW, and spent six years working on declining mammals in northern Australia.




    Western Quoll release, photo by Melissa Jensen

    • 51 min
    Terry Reardon | Bat Researcher

    Terry Reardon | Bat Researcher

    Terry Reardon is a bat expert and researcher and works as a technical officer at the South Australian Museum. Terry has worked tirelessly with SA communities to raise awareness about bat ecology and conservation.​

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Joan Gibbs | Grassland/Fire Ecologist

    Joan Gibbs | Grassland/Fire Ecologist

    Joan Gibbs is a Grasslands and Fire Ecologist teaching out of the University of South Australia. 

    Photo by Trevar Skillicorn-Chilver on Unsplash

    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
42 Ratings

42 Ratings

ChickpeaRomeo ,

Great Podcast

Great podcast with funny hosts and great guests.
Find it very easy to listen to and highly recommend.
In all honesty didn’t think it would be my cup of tea but have really enjoyed ever one iv listen to, iv even listened to a few twice I enjoyed them that much.
Thanks guys keep up the good work

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