Color Your World Down Under: Australian Animal Coloring Pages

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Color Your World Down Under: Australian Animal Coloring Pages

G’day mates! Are your kids wild about the unique animals from the land down under? Now you can bring all the Aussie creature fun right into your homeschool with our free printable Australian Animal Coloring Pages. This 29-page pack is overflowing with dingoes, koalas, kangaroos, and more, illustrated in whimsical detail that will delight children for hours. Please take a moment to pin this post to your homeschool board.

The Benefits of Coloring Australian Animals

Coloring is more than just a fun activity to keep kids occupied. When children color pictures based on a theme that interests them, like the unusual mammals, reptiles, birds, and more found only in Australia, they reap some great benefits:

Reinforcing Knowledge As kids color each animal, they cement recognition of what makes each one unique.

Sparking Creativity
Our Australian animal illustrations allow plenty of space for kids to get creative with colors and backgrounds. Coloring familiarizes them with the creatures in a low-pressure environment, unlocking the imagination.

Fine Motor Skills Carefully applying crayons, markers, or pencils to the intricate illustrations helps develop coordination, grip, and control. Coloring is ideal fine motor practice!

Concentration Skills The detailed animals require focused attention to color neatly. This allows children to practice concentrating deeply on a single task for lengthening periods.

Confidence Building Completing a detailed illustration page by page instills in kids a major sense of accomplishment. Display finished pages to let them show off their efforts with pride!

Quality Family Time There are hours of coloring fun packed into this 29-page collection! Please pull up a chair beside your children as they explore each unique creature, and let the colorful conversations flow!

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Australian Animals Coloring Pages

Our Australian Animals

From the largest land mammal to birds found nowhere else, Australia has some truly exceptional and exotic creatures. Our coloring pages capture 29 incredible species, including:

  • Hopping Kangaroos and Wallabies
  • Koalas munching Eucalyptus
  • Funnel-web spiders and bats
  • Platypuses and spiky Echidnas
  • Dingos
  • Emus stretching tall
  • Laughing Kookaburras
  • Cockatoos and pelicans
  • The giant Saltwater Crocodile
  • Wombats, Tasmanian Devils and Bilbies
  • And many more!

Supplement Your Studies

Want to dive deeper into Australia’s amazing wildlife? Check out these top-rated books all available on Amazon:

Baby Bush Animals Board Book 

by Anna Hart

This adorable board book features photos of baby animals found in the Australian bushland, like joeys, chicks, piglets and more. With super clear images and simple text, it’s perfect for little learners aged 2-4 to start recognizing native Australian creatures. Bright colors combined with the irresistible cuteness of baby mammals, birds and reptiles makes early learning about Australia’s unique wildlife super fun!

Living in . . . Australia

by Chloe Perkins and illustrated by Tom Woolley

This nonfiction picture book is a great way for kids to learn about life across Australia, with annotated scenes of iconic locations and daily activities. Young readers explore Aussie homes, schools, sports, plants and animals, and the rich indigenous traditions and cultures that uniquely flavor this vibrant “down under” country. Along with a vivid glimpse into Australia’s lands, foods and customs, the beautiful illustrations take them to the Great Barrier Reef, Ayers Rock, Sydney Opera House, and more amazing sights.

Where’s the Kangaroo?

by Ingela P Arrhenius

Kids will love searching for the kangaroo and other favorite Aussie animals hidden in the intricately detailed scenes throughout this whimsical oversized board book. With each turn of the page, they’ll encounter new creatures and environments, from koalas in the bush to wallabies on the beach. The adorable illustrations capture Australia’s unique landscapes and wildlife, making learning about this special country engaging and fun for little ones. The fact that it’s also sized just right for small hands is a bonus!

Good Night Australia

by Adam Gamble, Mark Jasper, Illustrated by Kevin Keele ()

This bedtime board book takes young readers on a colorful journey around Australia to say goodnight to its amazing animals, natural wonders, culture, and people. Kids will love the sweet rhymes about snuggling bilbies, dozy koalas, sleepy surfers, and more as the landscapes go to sleep. The illustrations are absolutely charming and capture iconic Aussie sights. It’s a terrific way for little ones to get cozy while exploring sites like the Sydney Opera House, Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, and more. Sweet dreams after educational adventures!

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We aim to support you fully on your homeschooling journey with inspiring printables. If you have any feedback or topics you want to see covered, drop us a line! We hope your kids are thrilled with our Australian Animal Coloring Pages!

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  1. Hi, I’ve tried to sign up for the free Australian animals colouring pages a few times now and I never receive an email. This has happened with another resource I tried to access on your website also. Please could you help?

    1. Hey Claire!

      I’m not sure why it isn’t working, but I just added you manually for the Australian Animals coloring pages so you should get an email shortly with the download. What is the other resource you wanted? I can add you to that list manually as well. (I know some resource blog posts haven’t been updated yet so they may have issues but most have, and this one definitely, anyway sorry for the inconvenience.

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