A response to devastating 2019–20 bushfires, Animals Make Us Human both celebrates Australia’s unique wildlife, highlights it’s vulnerability. Writers, photographers, researchers reflect on their amazing connection with animals & nature. Share moments of wonder, revelations from encounters in the natural world – a wild platypus at play, an echidna dawdling across a bush track, an inexplicable leap of a thresher shark, bats taking flight at dusk, following possums & owls in the dark.
Hopeful, uplifting, deeply moving, compassionate. An urgent call to action, a powerful reminder we only have one world to co-exist, thrive with our fellow creatures. Highlights the beauty, fragility of our unique flora & fauna.