Australia's Deadly Countdown

Saturday 10.00pm

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


  1. Saturday 23 September at 02.00pm

    Risky Waters

  2. Saturday 23 September at 03.00pm

    Fast And Furious

  3. Saturday 23 September at 04.00pm

    Dead Or Alive


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.


Season 1
  • Risky Waters


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


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

  • Unknown Dangers


    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)