Just Kangaroos (Episode 1)
Gracefully bounding across the outback, Kangaroos are the essence of Australia. JUST KANGAROOS delves into the lives of these unusual marsupials whose extraordinary looks and incredible agility have captivated the world for centuries. At the head of the family is the mighty Red Kangaroo, the largest of more than 50 species; a mammal able to leap over six metres in a single hop. Discover the secrets of their infamous pouches, be amazed by their natural boxing prowess and gain insight into what these power plays mean within a Kangaroo mob. Head into the forests to meet some lesser known examples, such as Tree Kangaroos. Understand their cultural significance and ecological importance. Admire their ingenious array of survival skills that have allowed these iconic creatures to conquer one of the harshest environments on the planet.