Field Guide to NSW Fauna – Mobile App

Available now! Explore and identify the unique and diverse fauna of New South Wales with our free app.

Field Guide to NSW Fauna app #1

Field Guide to NSW Fauna app #1
Photographer:  © Australian Museum

Field Guide to NSW Fauna is a valuable tool for anyone with an interest in wildlife. Use it in urban, bush and coastal environments to learn more about the animals around you.

Download the Android app

Download the iOS app

  • Browse over 1000 species including birds, mammals, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, insects, arachnids and more.
  • Discover detailed species descriptions including conservation statuses
  • See stunning images of every species
  • View maps of recorded observations

Please note: this app is currently a subset of the complete fauna of New South Wales. Our scientists will continue to add additional species over time.

Development of the Field Guide to New South Wales Fauna was made possible by the Inspiring Australia Unlocking Australia’s Potential grant program. It is one of a suite of apps produced by museums for every State and Territory in Australia.


For more information or feedback about the app please email us:

Louise Carter , Technical Officer
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