Brushtail Possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) on the balcony in the Sydney suburb of Randwick.
500 views as at May 21st, 2012.
Considered a pest by some, possums are protected in Australia. They often venture into urban areas – recently, the downtown Sydney monorail was stopped for about half an hour to allow emergency services to rescue an injured possum from a tree –
see the story in the Sydney Morning Herald here
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