Southern Brown Treefrog (Litoria ewingii)

The Southern Brown Treefrog is a small frog, about the size of a Spotted Marsh Frog, similar in appearance to the Whistling Treefrog.

It whistling call is somewhat more ‘metallic’ sounding than that of the Whistling Treefrog.

These treefrogs live in Toolern Creek & Little Blind Creek. They can also be heard calling in Lerderderg Gorge & Hopetoun Park. One was also heard calling from a backyard in Bacchus Marsh.

Their loud calls can be heard along Little Blind Creek at night, especially where Centennial Avenue crosses the creek.

Listen to the Southern Brown Treefrog call ...


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