Outstanding fossil site. Fossilized remains of very unusual animals have been discovered here such as marsupial lions Wakaleo, 3 meters high birds Dromornis, giant platypus Obdurodon, tree-dwelling-crocodiles Mekosuchus and up to 6 meters long snakes Wonambi.

Riversleigh lies within the traditional country of the Waanyi Aboriginal people.

Location, GPS coordinates: 19.0006 S 138.6900 E
Categories: Fossil finds
Values: Biology, Geology
Rating: 3.5 out of 10 stars
Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Queensland, North West, Shire of Burke, near Gregory River

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