Bennetts Wallaby

Bennetts Wallaby


Macropus rufogriseus rufogriseus

The Bennetts Wallaby is part of the Macropodidae family and is the Tasmanian sub-species of the Red Necked Wallaby.  They are found in woodlands, eucalyptus forests and coastal heaths.

As herbivores, their diet consists of grasses, leaves and herbs.

They are seen as pests in their native Australia.

Lifespan – approximately 12 years

IUCN Conservation Status – Least Concern