Australia's Deadly Countdown

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72 Dangerous Animals Australia © Showrunner Productions /Simon Manzie
Australia's Deadly Countdown

Synopsis

Australia is full of dangerous animals - but which creature is the country's deadliest? From the Freshwater Crocodile to the Cane Toad, we're counting down to the most dangerous Aussie animal.

Episodes

Season 1
  • Risky Waters

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    Risky Waters: From toxic stonefish and venomous snakes to great white sharks and poisonous spiders, this series counts down Australia's most dangerous creatures. (S1, ep 1)

  • Fast And Furious

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    Fast And Furious: The countdown continues with a look at the smallest and itchiest of Australia's grubs, as well as the excruciating pain inflicted by a platypus's spur. (S1, ep 2)

  • Dead Or Alive

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    Dead Or Alive: A gripping countdown of Australia's most dangerous creatures. From the sea to the sky and the outback, peril lurks around every corner down under. (S1, ep 3)

  • Tiny Terrors

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    Tiny Terrors: The countdown continues with the creatures that bite, sting and draw blood. Just because these critters are small, it doesn't mean they can't kill. (S1, ep 4)

  • The Ancient Killer

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    Ancient Killer: Featuring the tiniest and the slimiest, these animals all pack a potent punch. Who will come next in the countdown of Australia's most dangerous creatures? (S1, ep 5)

  • The Greatest Fear

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    The Greatest Fear: Burrowing creepy crawlies, sharks and feral boars all enter the countdown of Australia's most terrifying creatures. (S1, ep 6)

  • Cruel Creatures

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    Cruel Creatures: They may look harmless, but even the playful sea lion and the furry fruit bat have been known to strike. Plus, just how dangerous is the stonefish? (S1, ep 7)

  • Instant Death

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    Instant Death: Armed with threatening talons, toxic tentacles, deadly fangs and razor-sharp teeth, these lethal creatures can all kill in a flash. (S1, ep 8)

  • Seeing Red

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    Seeing Red: An unlikely contender buzzes into the top ten as the countdown of Australia's most lethal creatures continues. (S1, ep 9)

  • Lurking In The Grass

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    Lurking In The Grass: As the countdown heats up, a family of snakes bids to slither its way into the top spot. But are they Australia's deadliest? (S1, ep 10)

  • Brutal Bites

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    Brutal Bites: A rare and dangerous reptile enters the countdown of Australia's most lethal creatures. (S1, ep 11)

  • Unknown Dangers

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    Unknown Dangers: From tiny stingers to beasts with huge mouths of razor-sharp teeth, beware of these creatures down under as you will be lucky to survive an encounter. (S1, ep 12)