Australia — land of danger

Saturday’s meant to be a day off, right?
Well, it was.. of sorts. We took the junior Kidmans (and in the in-laws-who-will-hurt-me-badly-if-I-call-them-grandma-or-grandpa) to a local reptile park. And I happened to take a camcorder I’m testing along with me. That doesn’t count as work, does it?
Anyway, as I was wandering around the reptile park, I was struck by the number of Australian animals that foreigners don’t actually know about. And then I was struck by the sight of a very aggressive goose with a dodgy leg attacking anything that came near it. Emus. Kangaroos. Anything. Unfortunately, it was too quick for me to grab good video frames of, but it did inspire this video…
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZugCNq2NAw[/youtube]

About the author

Alex Kidman is a multi-award winning Australian technology writer, former editor at Gizmodo, CNET, GameSpot, ZDNet, PC Mag, APC, Finder and as a contributor to the ABC, SMH, AFR, Courier Mail, GadgetGuy, PC & Tech Authority, Atomic and many more. He's been writing professionally since 1998, and his passions include technology, social issues, education, retro gaming and professional wrestling.

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