Let's celebrate the incredible Bilby - a charming bandicoot with delicate features, soft grey fur, long ears, and a striking black and white crested tail.
This unique species faced a tough battle in the early 1900s, grappling with habitat loss, invasive pests, livestock grazing, and fire. But thanks to dedicated conservation efforts, they're making a comeback, thriving in reserves across Australia.
The Bilby holds a special place in our hearts as Australia's mascot for all endangered animals. And who can resist those adorable chocolate Bilbies during Easter, raising awareness for their protection?
Did you know the Bilby goes by different Aboriginal names like Dalgyte, Ninu, and Walpatjirri?
Let's cherish these remarkable creatures and work together to ensure a brighter future for the Bilby and all endangered species. 🌏💙