uluru-kata tjuta national park

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11 awesome animals in our World Heritage-listed national parks

(and not a kangaroo or koala in sight!) 1. Thorny devil This groovy creature is a small spiny dragon, one of the most striking Australian lizards. It walks with a strange rocking motion and has an unusual way of absorbing water - if the animal stands in a puddle or wet sand, capillary action directs the water up the legs and over the surface of its body, eventually funnelled through narrow grooves to its mouth.


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