|Sand Goanna Varanus gouldii north of Bourke, New South Wales.|
This familiar species is found across virtually the whole continent, missing only from the far south-east and north-east.
|Yellow-spotted Goanna in camp, Bladensburg NP.|
|Yellow-spotted Goanna, Bladensburg NP; note huge claws.|
|Lace Monitor on ironbark, Pilliga State Forest, New South Wales. |
They effortlessly descend head-first.
|Sand Goanna, above, and Yellow-spotted Goanna, below.|