Wallaby, Bennett's

Wallaby, Bennett's

Macropus rufogriseus

Vital Statistics


27 - 32 inches


40 lbs


Hay, vegetation and browse


Status: Least Concern

Geographic Region

Eucalyptus forests and tall, coastal heath in eastern Queensland, southeastern South Australia, Tasmania, and the islands in the Bass Straight

At The Zoo

World of Adaptations

Did You Know?

Similar in size to a grape when born,  a joey grows to 2,000 times its birth weight during the first six months of its life.