29 Reasons This Aussie Bloke Is The World's Best Surrogate Mom

Chris 'Brolga' Barnes rears joeys by hand. Form a queue ladies.

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9. Barnes, who is TWO METRES TALL (6ft 7in), is nicknamed Brolga after the Aboriginal word for the Australian Crane (Grus rubicunda) – a mighty bird known for its amazing mating dance.

10. Dubbed 'Kangaroo Dundee' in a recent hit BBC documentary series, Barnes is 'The Orphan Hunter' to Steve Irwin's 'Crocodile Hunter'.

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21. BuzzFeed recently visited Brolga's Sanctuary and discovered that kangaroos are really nervous creatures.

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22. Heads Up!!!

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23. Also: the big red males should be given lots of space.

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