Platypus can die in Opera House traps - there are rules about where and how you can use these - follow this link to find out more.

 

Water rats are also quite common on the Macquarie River, so if you see one, let us know....

 

 

 

Have you seen a platypus or water rat?

 

Platypus are still seen quiet regularly on the Macquarie River, mostly around Dubbo and upstream to Wellington, and on the Bell River (see below).