The world’s nastiest and most prolific killer critter is at it again. A quick search in Google for “Ross River virus outbreak” will soon reveal Queensland currently has a problem: Mosquito outbreak triples Ross River virus cases – Brisbane Times Feb 12, 2015 Ross River virus outbreak in south-east Queensland – ABC Feb 23, 2015 [...]


Australia has a pretty good selection of itsy-bitsy teeny scary creatures and I’ve mentioned a few before on this blog. I have previously described the mosquito as Australia’s biggest baddest thing. And I first looked at Australia’s ants back in May 2009 and re-looked at them again this year. Well, more specifically, I looked at [...]