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Wombat

Discover our bare-nosed wombat

  • WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Aussie Big 5
Wombat On Rock

Meet Ringo

There is nothing more Ringo, our bare-nosed wombat, loves more than carrots! The boisterous boy was born in August 2013. He was found as an orphaned baby and adopted by WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. Ringo can be found raising havoc at Wallaby Cliffs, though he is often out and about in the Zoo meeting his adoring fans.

Ringo With Dirt On Nose

Wombat fun facts

Did you know that wombats' burrows can be 30m long and 3.5m below the ground! And don't be fooled by his size... This little bulldozer may look cute, but he can get up to a speed of 40km/h!