Jouan & Rius / Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) juvenile in tree, Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia
Doug Gimesy / Eastern grey kangaroo (Macropus giganteus) on the burnt grounds of Wallabia Wildlife Shelter. The shelter was destroyed during the 2019/20 bushfires. This male kangaroo (called 'Link') was one...
Doug Gimesy / Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) in a Eucalyptus tree after recent bushfires, just before having a visual inspection for its health. If it is determined that a closer examination is required to determin...
Doug Gimesy / Jeremy Jenkins, seeing his house for the first time after the 2019 / 2020 wildfires destroyed much of the the town of Sarsfield,Victoria, Australia. January, 2020. Editorial use only
Doug Gimesy / Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) mother and joey are released by Emily Cordy (left/green clothes) - a Forest and Wildlife officer (and assisted by members from the Australian Defence Force) at Log Cros...
Doug Gimesy / Long-nosed potoroo (Potorous tridactylus) portrait showing sharp curved claws on front feet for foraging, Victoria, Australia. Controlled conditions.
Doug Gimesy / Little penguin (Eudyptula minor) on rocks of St Kilda breakwater, Melbourne city lights in background. Victoria, Australia. January 2017.
Doug Gimesy / Little blue penguin (Eudyptula minor), two standing on rocks at night, silhouetted against Melbourne city lights. St Kilda breakwater, Victoria, Australia. December 2016.
Jiri Lochman / Wongai Ningaui (Ningaui ridei) catching beetle, Goongarrie NP, at the western egde of Great Victoria Desert, Western Australia.
Robert Valentic / Central bearded dragon (Pogona vitticeps) basking in mallee / heathland habitat on the Murrayville Track in the Big Desert Wilderness of north-western Victoria, Australia.
Robert Valentic / Striped legless lizard (Delma impar) female, in volcanic plain near Reedesdale in central Victoria, Australia.
Eric Baccega / Shoebill stork (Balaeniceps rex) in the swamps of Mabamba, Lake Victoria, Uganda, February.
Robert Valentic / Portrait of an adult Three-toed Earless Skink (Hemiergis talbingoensis) Tallarook, Goulburn River in central Victoria, Australia.
Robert Valentic / Eastern tiger snake (Notechis scutatus) female, Yarra River corridor in suburban Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, in mid-summer. She is in a defensive pre-strike position with hood expanded, accompanie...
Robert Valentic / Red-bellied Blacksnake (Pseudechis porphyriacus) basking on rock, Lerderderg Gorge, Victoria, Australia, February.
Doug Gimesy / Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) just released onto a log in Little Yarra River, Yarra Junction, Victoria, Australia. April 2018. Controlled conditions.
Doug Gimesy / Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), released onto a log in Little Yarra River, Yarra junction, Victoria, Australia. Photographed under controlled conditions. April 2018.
Doug Gimesy / Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) in early morning light on Lake Elizabeth, Great Otway National Park, near Forrest, Victoria, Australia, July 2017.
Nick Garbutt / Giant Water Lily (Victoria amazonica) flower in a lagoon at Porto Jofre, off the Cuiaba River, northern Pantanal, Mato Grosso State, Brazil, South America.
Hougaard Malan / Rainbow in the spray over Victoria Falls. Zimbabwe, Africa. November 2012.
Tom Gilks / Fishermen preparing nets, Remba Island, Lake Victoria, Kenya.
Tom Gilks / Basic electric wiring linking homes in a slum with a diesel powered generator, Remba Island, Lake Victoria, Kenya.
Visuals Unlimited / Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus) perched on a rock near crashing surf, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Gavin Hellier / Elevated view from Victoria Peak, City Skyline and Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong, China 2009. No release available.
Tim Laman/Nat Geo Image Collection / Victoria's Riflebird (Ptiloris victoriae) male on display perch trying to lure a female to come down with his spread wings display, Atherton Tablelands, Wooroonooran National Park, Queensland, Austral...
Roy Mangersnes / African blood lily (Scadoxus katharinae) flowering the the mist forest around Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, November
Roland Seitre / Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) on wet sand, with crayfish. Captive. Healesville Sanctuary, Victoria, July.
MYN / John Tiddy / Spotted Sun Orchid (Thelymitra ixioides) Victoria, Australia, October. meetyourneighbours.net project
Christophe Courteau / Whale headed / Shoebill stork (Balaeniceps rex) catching a Lungfish (Protoperus sp) in the swamps of Mabamba, Lake Victoria, Uganda / Bec en sabot, dipneuste, Lac Victoria, Ouganda
Christophe Courteau / Whale headed / Shoebill stork (Balaeniceps rex) in flight over the swamps of Mabamba, Lake Victoria, Uganda / Bec en sabot, Lac Victoria, Ouganda
Inaki Relanzon / Twelve Apostles rock formations, Great Ocean Road, Port Campbell National Park, Victoria State, Australia, September, 2011.
Inaki Relanzon / Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) with young in tree, Great Otway National Park, Victoria State, Australia.
Inaki Relanzon / Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) curled up sleeping in tree, Great Otway National Park, Victoria State, Australia.
Konrad Wothe / Victoria's riflebird (Ptiloris victoriae) male displaying in rainforest, Atherton Tablelands, Queensland, Australia, October
Alex Mustard / Large / Pot Bellied Seahorse (Hippocampus abdominalis) face portrait. Blairgowrie Marina, Mornington Peninsular, Victoria, Australia, March.
Alex Mustard / A juvenile Weedy Seadragon (Phyllopteryx taeniolatus) in its habitat. Flinders Jetty, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, March.
Pete Oxford / Wattled jacana (Jacana jacana) walking on leaf of Royal water lily (Victoria amazonica) savannah, Rupununi, Guyana
Philip Dalton / Waterspout over Lake Victoria, Uganda
Philip Dalton / Waterspout over Lake Victoria, Uganda
Mark Bowler / Swarm of Phantom midges / Lake flies (Chaoborus edulis) over Lake Victoria, Entebbe, Uganda, July 2006
Mark Bowler / Victoria crowned pigeon (Goura victoria) head portrait, vulnerable species, captive
Tim Laman / Male Victoria's Riflebird (Ptiloris victoriae) bird of paradise perched, calling on display perch. Atherton Tablelands, Wooroonooran National Park, Queensland, Australia.
Jouan & Rius / Rays of sunlight penetrating Eucalyptus forest, Victoria, Australia
Jouan & Rius / Hopetoun Falls on Aire River, Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia
Jouan & Rius / Looking down from tree canopy to tree ferns of Mountain forest below, Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia
Jouan & Rius / Eucalyptus trees in mountain forest, Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia
Jouan & Rius / Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) juvenile, sitting on the ground, Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia
Jouan & Rius / Myrtle beech (Nothofagus cunninghamii), Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia