Frilled Dragon

Natural Habitat

Wide distribution including Dry forests and Savannah woodlands in Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea


Here at the zoo they are fed on a variety of insects


Threat Level: Least Concern

Especially sought after in the pet trade but populations still remain stable in their native distribution

Here at the Zoo

These amazing lizards are named after their amazing defense mechanism. When they feel threatened they erect their neck collar to show how big and scary they can be to warn off predators.