Snakes at Airlie Beach resorts

Deadly venomous snakes about in tourist resorts around Airlie Beach. Harmless birds are stalked by pythons.

Newspaper warns of snakes

Local Whitsunday Times newspaper reports snake season in the Whitsundays. Whitsunday Regional Council gives advice, but do not actually do anything about snakes. It also seems that no-one knows where snake removers hang out.

4.1 metre Python in Townsville

A 4.1 metre scrub python removed from a backyard at Townsville. Townsville snake find – it's huge