Have you ever seen a platypus in the snow?This one gave skiiers in Tasmania's Mt Field National park a shock when it made a run for it and crossed the ski run to get to water!Luckily, the skiiers nearby took a break to let it cross. 💕📹: Jiemba Sands and via Instagram at @vesprephotography
Posted by ABC South East NSW on Monday, August 19, 2019
Rare winter platypus sighting filmed by skiers at in Tasmania’s Mt Field National Park. This little semiaquatic egg-laying mammal was making its way across the ski run to get to water…or maybe it just likes shredding pow?
THE INCREDIBLE PLATYPUS
The Platypus is one of Australia, and the world’s, most unique animal. It has webbed feet like a frog, a bill like a duck, venom like a snake and lays eggs like a bird.