Sugar Glider (Petaurus breviceps) (Petauridae: Gliders)
In Australia the Sugar Glider is found in forest and woodland in northern and Eastern Australia and Tasmania. Also found in PNG and eastern Indonesia. It feeds on tree sap, nectar, flowers and insects and the like. Nocturnal in nature, as its name suggests it can glide up to 50 m on a membrane between it's fore and hind limbs. Filmed at Chambers Rainforest Lodge, Lake Eacham in North Queenland, with the sound of a tropical night!