Sydney funnel web spider

By |2019-09-13T10:35:47+00:00July 24th, 2019|house, spiders|

Probably the most notorious of all spiders, Sydney Funnel-webs have a fearsome reputation. Most of this is deserved, but some is exaggerated. Identification Sydney Funnel-webs are shiny, dark brown to black spiders with finger-like spinnerets (silk-spinning organs) at the end of their abdomen. Males have a large mating spur projecting from the middle of their [...]

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Spiders in Australia.- Sydney Brown Trapdoor Spider

By |2019-05-24T17:56:05+00:00February 23rd, 2017|pest control, spiders|

Australia is renowned for having being home to some of the deadliest creatures on the planet. The sea is full of man-eating sharks, it has the deadliest snakes on Earth and there is even a bird capable of killing a man – granted it can’t fly, but you get the picture. However, if australia is [...]

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Spiders in Australia.- The Huntsman

By |2019-05-24T17:56:06+00:00February 18th, 2017|pest control, spiders, Uncategorized|

Australia is renowned for having being home to some of the deadliest creatures on the planet. The sea is full of man-eating sharks, it has the deadliest snakes on Earth and there is even a bird capable of killing a man – granted it can’t fly, but you get the picture. However, if australia is [...]

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Spiders in Australia.- Common Garden orb Weaver Spider

By |2019-05-24T17:56:06+00:00February 11th, 2017|pest control, spiders|

Australia is renowned for having being home to some of the deadliest creatures on the planet. The sea is full of man-eating sharks, it has the deadliest snakes on Earth and there is even a bird capable of killing a man – granted it can’t fly, but you get the picture. However, if australia is [...]

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What You Need to Know About Bugs in Australian Households

By |2019-05-24T17:56:06+00:00September 17th, 2016|news, pest control, spiders|

Keeping the bugs in Sydney where they belong, outside. Lots of newcomers to Australia have questions, concerns, or the occasional nightmare about the crawling wildlife they might find under their beds. Take a look at any of the online forums about bugs in Sydney, and you will find plenty of pretty exaggerated responses ranging from [...]

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Huntsman spiders

By |2019-05-24T17:56:06+00:00July 9th, 2016|house, pest control, spiders|

Huntsman spiders are in the Sparassidae family and are the large ‘hairy scary’ spiders that absolutely terrify people when they scuttle out from behind a curtain or the sun visor in the car. In reality, Australian huntsman spiders are a fascinating group with 13 genera and 94 described species. Many huntsman spiders live socially in [...]

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The Redback Spider

By |2019-05-24T17:56:07+00:00March 14th, 2016|pest control, spiders|

It is known that in Australia lives more of the deadly snakes, spiders and other animals, such us crocodiles, White Sharks, The Inland Taipna snake, or the Blue-ringed Octopus. Today we are going to focus in The Redback Spider. The Redback Spider (Latrodectus hasseltii) is a species of venomous spider indigenous to Australia. It is [...]

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