Bat Pictures

Terry Reardon Photography

Photographs of bat species found within the Adelaide Plains and the Mount Lofty Region.
There are presently 8 common species, with 6 rare species.  The Southern Bent-wing Bat (Miniopterus schreibersii bassanii) is an Endangered Species within South Australia.  

Vivien Jones Photography

Grey-headed Flying-foxes (Pteropus poliocephalus) photographed at Bellingen, New South Wales by Vivien Jones.

Steve Parish Photography

Photographs of Australian Bats, with permission, by Steve Parish.

Steve Bourne Photography

Photographs of the endangered Southern Bent-wing Bat Cave Maternity Colony from Naracoorte Caves, South Australia.  This species is critically endangered within Australia!

David Mattner Photography – Zoos SA

Photographs of the vulnerable Ghost Bat (Macroderma gigas) displayed at Adelaide Zoo. Adelaide Zoo’s Ghost Bats have been very successful in producing beautiful pups as part of the Ghost Bat Breeding Program.

Dave Pinson Photography – Queensland

Dave Pinson and Connie Kerr have been Flying-fox Rehabilitators/Carers for many years, Dave is the Author of the Flying-fox Manual, and are now based in Queensland.

Western Broad-nosed Bat Pups – Morgan, South Australia – Adelaide Bat Care – ‘Team 5.5’

Mitton – Gould’s Wattled Bat – Total Fur Loss and Wing Infections

Tolga Bat Hospital Volunteering