But we don't have Donald Trump! We also have the Drop Bear. And we ride in kangaroo pouches to get around. Firstly, my relatives are not that insane and secondly, they learned to use a razor and thirdly, none of them live in Nimbin. I have. I have family who own a holiday home down that way. And and the water does not do that all the time. Usually when the algae blooms are thriving. But Jervis Bay also has mucho sharks. So have fun there! Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! Fruit bats and some micro bats here can carry the Hendra Virus. A deadly disease and if you are ever bitten or scratched by a bat or eat fruit which a bat has bitten into, an immediate trip to the doctor is necessary. Many horse studs have been put into lockdown in South East Queensland when there is an outbreak and yes, it can transmit to humans as well. In short, bats aren't poisonous. They just carry a disease that can kill you. Please Register or Log in to view the hidden image! You say that and then you are confronted by a red belly black snake or a brown snake or a funnel web spider... During the wet season, yes. But if you want to "experience" thunderstorms. Come to Queensland during storm season. Bring spare undies.