Secret Life of the Wombats

With distinctive burrowing habits, complex mating rituals, and cube-shaped scat, wombats are unique even among Australia's many rare and extraordinary animals. Dig into the hidden world of this elusive marsupial. Director Ashley Davis, Narrator Virge Gilchrist.

A TV series with two episodes filmed at Jarake.

"Wombat Wood": Distant cousins of koalas, wombats lead calm lives in the woods of southeast Australia. They sleep the day away in expertly dug burrows, emerging at night (backwards, in case of predators) to forage for their tough plants and roots diet. Take a ground level look at the shyest of marsupials.