Lazy son of a gun koala bear


IMG_9284

Walking in these quiet streets of Flagstaff Hill, Adelaide I could see maybe four or five different Koala Bears in different trees, just lazing around, sucking on eucalyptus leaves, or just sleeping, their only other action from what I could see was the huge amounts of koala crap on the driveways of people’s houses below the gum trees. Nevertheless, to see these cute little bears hanging around with claws dug well in, as the branches swayed in the wind, was a cool sight.

IMG_9298

camouflage koala

Every five minutes or so I would ask Mark to stop the car when we were driving somewhere just to afford me  a view of the little fellas (and ladies)……I think it just worked out better all round, that I go for walks in the evening for my daily intake of Koala Bears.

IMG_9272

just a few parrots in this neighbourhood tree

The crazy chirping emanating from other trees was not nearly as interesting for me, but seeing dozens of parrots sat in trees outside Mark’s house, just flying around, chattering to each other was quite amazing.

Categories: Australasia, Australia, Crazy Stories, Destinations, Travel FriendsTags: ,

5 comments

  1. Good day mate. Did the Aussies not tell you that koalas are koala’s; are marsupials and not koala bears. They were very insistent about this when I was there.

    Like

  2. They so cute!

    Like

  3. I could not resist commenting. Well written!

    Like

  4. I’ll immediately grab your rss as I can’t in finding your email subscription hyperlink or newsletter
    service. Do you’ve any? Please let me know so that I may subscribe.
    Thanks.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: