Urban Safari

I went big game hunting in Sydney today, and bagged five rhinos just in my lunch hour! These Wild! Rhino figures have popped up in the city, dozens of them, as part of Taronga Zoo‘s drive to heighten awareness of the species’ precarious future.

A duo of rhinoceroses (rhinoceri?) checking out the shops on Pitt St.

A duo of rhinoceroses (rhinoceri?) checking out the shops on Pitt St.

A rhino lurking behind the shrubbery in Hyde Park.

A rhino lurking behind the shrubbery in Hyde Park.

This one's eyes were so realistic it seemed as if it watched me walk past.

This one’s eyes were so realistic it seemed as if it watched me walk past.

Seriously funky designer rhino.

Seriously funky designer rhino.

Up a bit ... left a bit ... there, now scratch!

Up a bit … left a bit … there, now scratch!

I'd love to see this selfie.

I’d love to see this selfie.

Who knew that rhinos liked sushi?

Who knew that rhinos liked sushi?

The cunning zebra disguise fooled no one.

The cunning zebra disguise fooled no one.

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