Welcome

Welcome to BIG GECKO

We specialise in wildlife management, training, research and filming with crocodiles. Based in northern Australia, we are active internationally.

Television and filming

Big Gecko staff have over 170 television and film credits to their name, and have earned a reputation for helping clients obtain groundbreaking footage while telling unique stories about crocodiles. We offer specialist filming facilities, logistics, on- and off-camera expertise, and stock footage.

Accredited Training

We offer accredited training in our customized Cert. II in Remote Crocodile Management, designed for Australian and international rangers and wildlife managers. We also provide training in various aspects of wild and captive management of crocodiles.

Consultancy

Big Gecko staff each have over 20 years' experience in the study and management of wild crocodile populations, including expert consultancies for both governmental and non-governmental clients in northern Australia and internationally. Our approach is rigorous, scientific, and balances the needs of all stakeholders.

Research

Learn more about the groundbreaking and innovative research projects we have been involved with over the years, and what projects were are currently working on.

CrocBlog

Our blog selects interesting talking points in the news and the crocodilian research field and provides our unique commentary on them. It's also the home of the CrocLog Podcast. Catch up on what's new, and jump into the conversation.

Attack Map

CrocBITE

CrocBITE, the Worldwide Crocodilian Attack Database is an ongoing compilation of all reported attacks by any crocodilian species on a human. CrocBITE was created by Big Gecko in partnership with Charles Darwin University and other key contributors. It is available for analysis and educational purposes.