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19 Reasons Why Arachnophobes Should Give Australia A Miss

Scared of spiders? Maybe score Australia off your bucket list.

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1. Australia is home to Earth's scariest spiders.

This angry fella is a Sydney funnel-web: during an attack it bites repeatedly.

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2. They hang out everywhere.

3. By the pool.

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4. In the car.

5. On your toilet roll.

Also, behind your toilet roll.

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Even inside your toilet roll. There is no escape.

Do. Not. Lift. The. Seat.

6. Big ones.

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7. Medium ones.

8. Little ones.

9. Bird eating spiders.

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10. Snake eating spiders.

11. Jumping ones.

12. Redbacks. Seven times more toxic than Black Widows.

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13. They're almost impossible to catch.

They flee when approached.

Most attempts end in disaster.

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14. Weirdly, some people get used to them.

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15. Pets!?

16. But generally they're just annoyingly scary.

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17. Tea?

18. Desperate times require desperate measures.

19. So, what you waiting for?

Come check out our wonderful wildlife!