More snakes will be slithering around Queensland homes this year, due to climate change and land clearing, but experts say humans have to live with them.
As we settle into spring, snakes are emerging from their winter hideouts to bask in the sun. But don’t be alarmed if you spot one – it’s hard to imagine a more misunderstood group of animals than snakes.
Of course, they were illustrated by the incredibly talented Harriet and Helena Scott.
Bandy-bandy snakes, famous for their striking black and white stripes, are one of Australia’s most iconic reptiles.