• Swamp Wallabys live in the Macedon Ranges
  • Adult Swamp Wallabies are almost black - much darker in color than the Eastern Grey Kangaroo
  • Swamp Wallabies live in thick understorey vegetation
  • They browse on shrubs and coarse vegetation
  • Swamp Wallabies are generally solitary animals
  • The Swamp Wallaby joey is born 33-38 days after conception
  • The Swamp Wallaby joey stays in its mother's pouch for approximately 8-9 months
  • From approx 7 months, the joey starts hopping in and out of its mother's pouch
  • The joey is dependent on its mother's milk for approximately 13-14 months
  • Fully grown females weigh approximately 15kg
  • Fully grown males weigh approximately 20kg