Thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) Sighting Reports Database

The catalogue method employed is detailed here.


Australasia (933 reports)

Mainland Australia (566 reports)

Australian Capital Territory (3 reports)

New South Wales (120 reports; +2 border reports)

Northern Territory (1 report)

Queensland (61 reports; +1 border report)

South Australia (40 reports)

Victoria (112 reports; +1 border report)

Western Australia (228+ reports)

Other (367 reports)

Miscellaneous Islands (1 report)

New Guinea (6 reports)

State Unknown (12? reports)

Tasmania (348 reports)


International (6+ reports)

Canada (2 reports)


UK (3+ reports)

USA (1 report)


Unknown Region (2 reports)


Total reports: 941



NB: Please note that the low number of reports currently in the database reflects my current lack of time, and hence does not accurately reflect the true number of such reports. Thousands more will be added in the future, although it must be pointed out that many of these are at least second-hand.