Free slide shows: Six new Kimberley frogs

A WA Museum scientist has described six new Kimberley frog species.

Science Network [read this story]

Dr Paul Doughty¬†will be giving free talks at Kununurra and Broome’s libraries next month.


7pm, Wednesday 17 September


6:30pm, Thursday 18 September



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Sunday, August 17th, 2014 Broome, Environment, Kununurra Comments Off

New frog species

A WA Museum scientists has found a “new” species of frog.

Dr Paul Doughty has described the new species he calls the Kimberley Rocket Frog.

It has only been found in the Prince Regent nature reserve.

WA Museum [go to website]

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Sunday, December 1st, 2013 Environment Comments Off

Kununurra: Mystery frog

Photo George Hanna

Photo George Hanna

George Hanna at Waringarri Radio Kununurra sent in this pic of a bullfrog found at the studios.

We can’t see it listed in Kimberley Frog Finder – can anyone help identify it?

Please email KimberleyPage.

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Monday, April 11th, 2011 Environment, Kununurra 3 Comments

Fitzroy Crossing: Yellow frog is a ‘Little Red Tree Frog’

Frog Fitzroy_0741Some time ago we asked if anyone can identify this little frog we found indoors at Fitzroy airport.

“The frog in question is a pale coloured Little Red Tree Frog (Litoria rubella),” said frog expert Craig Mills. more »


Monday, February 7th, 2011 Environment 279 Comments

Fitzroy Crossing: Mystery frog

Frog Fitzroy_0741Can anyone identify this little yellow frog?

We found it three years ago at Fitzroy Crossing Airport and it was about 2-3cm long. more »

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Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 Environment, Fitzroy Crossing 5 Comments

Broome: Fine weather for frogs

Photo by Rod Hartvigsen

Photo by Rod Hartvigsen

“It must have been all that croaking during the storm in Broome last night,” said photographer Rod Hartvigsen.

“50% of the frogs at my place are so tired that they have to be piggybacked around!”

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Wednesday, December 29th, 2010 Broome, Environment Comments Off
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