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Australia Is A Place Of Nightmares Here's Proof!

APRIL 6, 2015  —  By Spencer Montgomery

1. The temperature is all kinds of extreme.

It ranges from 122 degrees Fahrenheit to well below zero.

2. Australia has hail that can do some serious damage.

Australia has hail that can do some serious damage.

3. If you don't want to run into a mysterious jellyfish on your travels, you should probably avoid Australia altogether.

And of course, if you don't want to run into a mysterious jellyfish on your travels, you should probably avoid Australia altogether.

4. Box jellyfish.

Their sting will end your life within minutes.This is what they look like:

5. In Australia, you need to be really careful about where you sit...

In Australia, you need to be really careful about where you sit...

6. There are magpies with serious attitude.

There are magpies with serious attitude.

7. This happens. 

This happens. 

8. Australia's male platypuses have enough venom to kill a small dog.

 Australia's male platypuses have enough venom to kill a small dog.

 

Australia's male platypuses have enough venom to kill a small dog.

9. Australia has neurotoxic stinging trees (Gympie-Gympies) that cause months of excruciating pain.

It's said the pain feels like hot acid and electrocution at the same time.

10. Before humans, Australia was inhabited by megafauna.

You know, like horse-sized ducks and three-meter-tall kangaroos.

11. Just a little lightning...

 Just a little lightning...

Just a little lightning...

12. You have to be careful not to step on all the giant bugs.

You have to be careful not to step on all the giant bugs.

13. Oh yeah, and there are a lot of beetles, too.

Oh yeah, and there are a lot of beetles, too.

14.  Stonefish.

 Stonefish.

15. In Australia, you may find yourself shopping with pythons.

In Australia, you may find yourself shopping with pythons.

16. There are 10,000 species of Australian spiders.

There are 10,000 species of Australian spiders.

17. Australia has exploding trees.

 Australia has exploding trees.

Australia has exploding trees.

18. Just a cloudy day...

Just a cloudy day...

 

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