Common Wallaroo / Euro
Known locally as the Hills Wallaroo or Hills Kangaroo, it is also known as the Eastern Wallaroo, the Hill Wallaroo or the Euro.
Found throughout much of mainland Australia, it is a variable
species with at last four subspecies. Common feature among Euros and the Common Wallaroo in
the Alice Springs region are the large erect ears.
These Euros are common in the immediate Alice Springs area, and
are often seen at the Alice Springs Telegraph Station in the early morning or
Check out our Fauna section for more information on
kangaroos and wallaroos.