Sep 04, 2018
Our team of DQ experts have compiled a list with the help of our children. They insist we didn't get the names correct, so we compromised and included both on our list.
Read on to discover Fraser Island's wildlife and the wacky names they've been given by the Discover Queensland team's little people.
1. Echinda (Spikey Pillow)
The Fraser Island Echindna | Image by @kingfisherbayresort
2. Sand Monitor (Mini Dragon)
Sand Monitor | Image by @hnnshrmngr! via Instagram
3. Falcon (Flying Mouse Trap)
Falcon | Flying Mouse Trap by @kingfisherbayresort via Instagram
4. Kookaburra (Chatterbox)
Kookaburra by @justin_cooper73 via Instagram
5. Blue Angel / Sea Slug (Blue Gooby)
Blue Angel aka Sea Slug | Image by @salroberts via Instagram
6. Solider Crab (Spikey Legs)
Solider Crab | Image by @bianalovelace87 via Instagram
7. Turtle (Snappy Sandra)
Turtle by | Image by @photosbyabf via Instagram
8. Rays (Flappy Fish)
Rays | Image by @sylvainhauser via Instagram
9. Blue Button Jelly Fish (Jiggly Octopus)
Blue Button Jelly Fish | Image by @darcnett via Instagram
10. Rainbow Lorikeets (Colour Chirpies)
Rainbow Lorikeet's | Image by @kingfisherbayresort via Instagram
11. Dingoes (Wild Floofs)
Dingoes | Image by @gregorsnell via Instagram
A Very Rare Mermaid.
A rare mermaid sighting Image by @__moniqueb__ via Instagram
An Even Rare-er Sandman.
A rare Sandman | Image by @kingfisherbayresort via Instagram
See these fantastic creatures in person, call us on 1300 788 553, or see our Fraser Island accommodation!