Explore and identify the unique and diverse fauna of New South Wales with our new app.

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.

•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.

This app is one of a suite of field guides for each state and territory, developed by Australia’s leading natural history museums.

What’s New

Version 2

Updated species profiles
Updated to take advantage of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus screens
Small bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

chris100917 ,

Just what we need

Great info and images. Love the endangered information.

Rupe3008 ,

Great App

Absolutely fabulous. Thank you for providing this wonderful App to the general public.

Jjs Da Man ,

Its got potential

There is barely any bird sounds. This and all the other field guides including. SA. WA. NT. VIC. QLD. NEED to be updated to have more audio. If you can. Include all audio. Without sounds its hard to classify


The Trustee for Australian Museum Trust
385.8 MB

Requires iOS 5.1.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
© Australian Museum


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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