Bruny Island wildlife is spectacular both on land and water.  Also, the island has some unique species like the Albino White Wallabies, rare Fourty Spotted Pardilope and the Swift Parrot.  The waters around the island are full of both Citations, fish and seabirds like the Albatross.  Below are links to each group of Bruny Island’s wonderful wildlife.


White Wallabies

The White Wallaby is unique to Bruny Island and can be found close to the habitations at the south side of Adventure Bay. Read more


Fairy Penguins

Fairy Penguins are one of the most popular of visitor attractions to Bruny Island. The main viewing area is Fairy Penguinsituated between north and south Bruny on an area known as the neck. Read more


Wedge Tailed Eagles

The Tasmanian Wedge Tailed Eagle (Aquila audax fleayi) is a reasonably common site whilst traveling around Bruny Island. Read more


40 Spotted Pardalote

The Forty Spotted Pardalote is a small bird which lives exclusively in stands of white gum and is on the endangered species list. Read more


Swift Parrot

The Swift Parrot breeds in Tasmania, in particular the forests of Bruny Island. The bird is migratory and moves north from Tasmania to the mainland during the winter months. Read more