As per Queensland Government guidelines, face masks are required indoors from Sunday 2 January 2022. View vaccinations requirements and refund information here. 

Other Comb-footed web-building spiders

Comb-footed spiders include Redbacks and a number of spiders of similar shape, but often different colour and pattern, that occupy our houses. A diverse native fauna occurs throughout Australia.

These spiders readily feed on ants.

Queensland Museum's Find out about... is proudly supported by the Thyne Reid Foundation and the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation.