Fauna

A new podcast from Zoos Victoria about the people devoting their lives to animals and the fight against extinction.

What do you think happens backstage at a zoo? Find out in Fauna, a new podcast from Zoos Victoria. We join the animal keepers, trainers, vets and scientists who work with rare and exotic animals. We’ll also travel to Victoria’s beaches and forests as zoo staff work to save our local species in trouble.

Come with us into the forest for a magical night to search for one of Victoria’s most elusive creatures.

Fauna is produced by Bridie Smith and Bec Fary for Zoos Victoria. Hosted by Annie Last. This is the final episode of this season of Fauna. For past episodes, music credits and more information about the stories we’ve covered, visit zoo.org.au/fauna.

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In 2009, Rupert travelled to Christmas Island to help a species teetering on the brink of extinction. Zoos Victoria has never been the same since.

Fauna is produced by Bridie Smith and Bec Fary for Zoos Victoria. Hosted by Annie Last. For music credits and more information, visit zoo.org.au/fauna.

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Find out about the zoo VIPs, including one Very Important Parrot.

Fauna is produced by Bridie Smith and Bec Fary for Zoos Victoria. Hosted by Annie Last. For music credits and more information, visit zoo.org.au/fauna.

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At first, the Faux family thought they’d found a quail. But they quickly realised they had something far more precious on their hands.

Fauna is produced by Bridie Smith and Bec Fary for Zoos Victoria. Hosted by Annie Last. For music credits and more information, visit zoo.org.au/fauna.

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Healesville Sanctuary is home to some of Victoria’s most critically endangered animals. So what happens when catastrophe looms?

Fauna is produced by Bridie Smith and Bec Fary for Zoos Victoria. Hosted by Annie Last. For music credits and more information, visit zoo.org.au/fauna.

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