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Billabongs

What is a billabong you ask? The word billabong is an Australian word meaning ‘place of still water’ or ‘waterhole’.

Our billabongs here host an amazing array of animal and plant life. You'll discover over 20 species of animals ranging from snails, small fish and larger species, such as our freshwater sawfish, the Barramundi and even the cousin of the Parana, the Pacu fish.

Here at UnderWater World one of our important roles is to encourage you how you can look after your very own patch of earth - your backyard.  How you treat your backyard affects the environment and the creatures in it. Find out more about this when you come in to visit us.

Pacu: One of several omnivorous species closely related to piranhas
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Splendid Tree Frog: A large species also known as Magnificent Tree Frog
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