Average Adult Size:
- 120 – 160cm (from nose to tail)
- Disruption to ornamental gardens &lawned areas,
- Sinkage to slabbed areas due to tunnelling,
- Can cause surface instability & trip hazards where tunnels break ground surface.
- Mating period February to June with 1 litter per year,
- Young generally leave nest at 5 weeks old.
- Active just after sunrise & just before sunset,
- Feeds upon earth worms & invertebrates,
- Do not like water logged areas of soil.
- Chemical intervention.