The biggest wombat I've ever seen, accompanied by the smallest wombat I've ever seen. They went off the track into a huge hole.
Early evening near Cradle Mountain, after heavy rain.
Burrow in grove creek
Pouch young from road kill
Asbestos Range National Park,
22 Nov 2001
In a field.
The common wombat (Vombatus ursinus), also known as the coarse-haired wombat or bare-nosed wombat, is a marsupial, one of three species of wombats and the only one in the genus Vombatus. The common wombat grows to an average of 98 cm (39 in) long and a weight of 26 kg (57 lb).