Species and Info


Keeping reptiles and amphibians as pets, like any other pet, requires a commitment. They generally live quite long lives and require special care.

What species are suitable for beginners?

  • Northern Green Tree Frog (Litoria caerulea)
  • Western Green Tree Frog (Litoria moorei)
  • Binoe’s Gecko (Heteronotia binoei)
  • Northern Spiny-tailed Gecko (Strophurus ciliaris)
  • South-west Spiny-tailed Gecko (Strophurus spinigerus)
  • Variegated or Tree Dtella (Gehyra variegata)
  • Western Bearded Dragon (Pogona minor minor)
  • South-western Crevice Egernia (Egernia napoleonis)
  • Centralian Bluetongue (Tiliqua multifasciata)
  • Western Bluetongue (Tiliqua occipitalis)
  • Bobtail (Tiliqua rugosa rugosa)

Species Sheets