Swamp Wallaby, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

Swamp Wallaby at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Australian Capital Territory. Tidbinbilla undertakes important wildlife management and breeding programs to help with the conservation of endangered species. Although the swamp wallaby isn't endangered, this is just one of the many animals in the reserve.

Illira’s escape – a writing exercise

The field parted like a curtain before her horse, into yet another never ending row of wheat. A glance over her shoulder confirmed her suspicion; the trampled crop left a stark betrayal of the path she'd taken.