Platypus News


I am pleased to attach the current edition of Platypus News & Views (no. 80, May 2020). In this edition you can read about:

  • What makes the Platypus so special.
  • Seasonal variations in sightings of platypus and water-rats/rakali.
  • Platypus recovery after drought.
  • Progress on the rollout of APMN (Australian Platypus Monitoring Network - see

You are welcome to reproduce any of the material from PN&V for non-profit, educational purposes, subject to acknowledgement of the APC as the source.

Geoff Williams

Australian Platypus Conservancy
PO Box 115
Campbells Creek VIC 3451
Tel: (03) 5416 1478
Facebook: Australian Platypus Conservancy (Official)