We will inspire you with Australian invertebrates!
Invertebrates or minibeasts make up the majority of life on this planet. Without them, we could not survive.
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Australian tarantulas, a popular pet
The perfect spiders for those who love invertebrate predators but don't have much time or space. Fascinating and long lived, you will fall in love with these incredible animals.
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Educational wildlife incursions
Looking for a great incursion for your students? Meet live bugs in the classroom or online and combine education with memorable fun.
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Animal wrangling for film and TV productions
We provide experienced professional services, live invertebrates and studio rental for factual documentaries, TV and film productions.
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Macro photography
Seeking great invertebrate images or want to hone your macro skills? We can help.
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Resources and educational materials
Minibeast Wildlife produces a great range of educational resources about invertebrates including apps, books, posters, articles and more.
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Animal display consulting
We have developed extensive skills in designing and building practical and beautiful educational displays.
OUR CONSULTING SERVICES
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MINIBEAST WILDLIFE

The Australian invertebrate specialists

Minibeast Wildlife is the hub for Australian invertebrates. We provide an array of professional services, information, on-site and online educational incursions, and supply of live invertebrates. With vast experience, our team can help whether it be booking a school incursion, buying your first pet tarantula or making a world class nature documentary –  we do it all! We live and breathe Australian invertebrates every day and want to share our expertise and passion with you.

what we do

OUR SERVICES

Live invertebrates for sale

We have Australia's largest captive-bred invertebrate collection. We breed, raise and sell Australian insects, spiders and many other invertebrates and ship Australia-wide

Wildlife education incursions

We deliver interactive online and on-site educational presentations about Australian invertebrates. Each engaging session is filled with amazing live invertebrates

BUG WRANGLING FOR TV AND FILM PRODUCTION

We provide professional bug wrangling services; studio rental, set-building, handling live insects and spiders for film, ads and documentary production

DISPLAY CONSULTING

We provide consultancy for building and managing stunning and effective invertebrate exhibits for zoos, museums, aquariums and other venues with live animal displays

MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY

With an image library of over 30,000 images of Australian invertebrates, we can provide high quality images for a wide variety of publications and stunning wall prints of Australian bugs

video shooting

We can shoot those all-important pick-up shots in up to 8K and have a growing library of behavioural footage. We also have a studio and sets available for hire for invertebrate shoots

Check out our collection of captive-bred Australian invertebrates

Minibeast Wildlife has Australia’s largest range of captive-bred and sustainably collected invertebrates. We breed stick and leaf insects, mantids, spiders, scorpions, cockroaches, beetles, katydids and much more. Our live invertebrates are available for educational pets, animal displays for zoos, museums and wildlife parks, and animal research for universities.

Want to browse our collection?
This is where you can see our entire collection with the availability status for each species we are breeding.
Check out our bugs for sale
Browse through our great range of live insects, arachnids and other invertebrates for sale, and all the necessary supplies and resources to care for them.

A selection of posts from our Bug Blog

In our Bug Blog we share details about some intriguing invertebrates, insights and tips about bug keeping, and the latest news about what fascinating projects we are working on. You’ll also find tips on macro photography, product recommendations and some recent discoveries in the invertebrate world.

Spiders and art

Just recently we and our Redbacks had the enormous honour of working with the inspiring

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Want to see more articles?
We have a wide range of invertebrate related blog articles across many topics, from bugs in science to invertebrate keeping tips. Check them out here.