The Eastern Brown Snake’s Defense Posture

The Eastern Brown Snake is often thought of as one of the scariest creatures in Australia, land of the scary creatures. Since childhood we’ve all heard tales about people being chased by these animals, obviously bent on our destruction. However, what many of...

2018: The Year of the Elapid

As January comes to a close, here at Snake Out Brisbane we’re still celebrating how we started! The first six days of the year gave us six elapids in a row. An eastern brown snake (Pseudonaja textilis) on the first, a red-bellied black snake (Pseudechis...
Brown Snake Blues

Brown Snake Blues

Brown Snake Blues Despite their fearsome reputation, there are a lot of us folk in the reptile and wildlife fields who find the group of animals known as Brown Snakes (Genus Pseudonaja) to be an enigmatic, fascinating and, dare I say, beautiful bunch of animals....