Why Simply because,, and many more of that kind were already registered domain names. Surprisingly, even less known creatures such as platypus or echidna, both animals that we have not seen in wildlife so far, were not available anymore., the Latin name for the red-bellied black snake, would have been free and fancy, but you agree, not really easily memorable. As great fans of the Australian fauna we still wanted to combine Australia and Switzerland in this way with a short name in our URL. Therefore, we finally chose Marsupials are an infraclass of mammals, characterized by a distinctive pouch (called the marsupium), in which females carry their young through early infancy. Enjoy some visual "highlights" in a more or less chronological order by clicking on this link or the picture below.

Skywalk, Visitor Centre Dorrigo National Park, New South Wales (2008)