by Sewmum1 06 Feb 2018

We went to a wildlife park recently and I just managed to sort through the photos and couldnt resist sharing these.

I couldnt believe these kangaroos relaxing in the shade, it wasn't even a really hot day. It is not often you get to see kangaroos this relaxed around people. These are a group of female kangaroos including some albinos, many of these have joeys in the pouch. The joey in the bottom right of the first photo belongs to the albino mum lying on her back. He is allowed to feed but she won't let him back in the pouch now as he is getting too big.
Also a pic of a fairy penguin. They are one of the few types of penguins that don't actually live in the snow.


by toogie 07 Feb 2018

I have been feeling like the mom on her back, just wanna collapse! I thought no reason she is tried out, when I saw the size of her joey, then I read she won't carry him anymore. I must say, I can't blame her.
The little penguin is not like me. I love the water and the offer of food too, I'd jump right in!-lol!

by cfidl 07 Feb 2018

Excellent pics. I guess they are used to being safe from predators.

by mrskiki 07 Feb 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed the wildlife when we visited Australia. I know the locals think the kangaroos are a nuisance but we were thrilled to see them. Thanks for the nice pics. Hugs. Nan

by crafter2243 Moderator 06 Feb 2018

The Kangaroos look as tired as I feel lately. Fun pictures you shared. Thank you

by gerryb 06 Feb 2018

Love the pics! Wish I could see the beautiful country. But probably will not happen. But I do enjoy all the pics. from the cuties there!

by jrob Moderator 06 Feb 2018

Thanks for sharing these great photos.

by pennifold 06 Feb 2018

It's one of the best countries in the world to visit and live of course!

Thanks for the lovely piccies Sewmum1 Love Chris

by sewtired 06 Feb 2018

So cool, I would love to visit Australia. Thanks for sharing.

by sewdeb 06 Feb 2018

Thanks so much for sharing these great pictures! Love that kangaroo on her back - she really knows how to relax!

by gerryvb 06 Feb 2018

lovely pictures, thank you for sharing.

by airyfairy 06 Feb 2018

What wonderful pictures. Thank you for posting

by kustomkuddle 06 Feb 2018

Lovely pictures. Love the Kangaroo pictures. I have never seen them like this. Thank you for sharing.

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Sewmum1 by Sewmum1 06 Feb 2018

These ones are beautiful and so used to humans, they lay like this even when people are patting them.

by graceandham 06 Feb 2018

I'm sure it's just his cute posture and profile, but the little penguin looks quite happy at the water's edge.

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Sewmum1 by Sewmum1 06 Feb 2018

It was very cute, the keeper was trying to entice this little fellow into the water with a fish but he was having none of that as he didn't want to get wet!