The Gidgee Skink is a shy species of spiny-tailed medium-sized skinks belonging to the large Egernia genus of Australian lizards. Its colour can vary from dark brown to a rusty colour, with scattered patches of paler scales.
Minimum loan period is 1 week, maximum loan period is 3 weeks. Each loan animal is provided with food for the loan period, tank and a “How to Keep” sheet.
We recommend our members do a full risk assessment for the loan acknowledging the individuality of each classroom environment and the students therein.
Please CALL us to arrange all loans, booking is essential, with 24 hours notice required.
Please note our hot weather policy – we will not allow animals to be transported in temperatures above 35°C. If this is forecast we will call to make alternative arrangements.