Christmas beetles revival? Experts say there's a chance festive critters are back

December 9 2023 - 5:30am

It's becoming one of the traditions of the festive season: Canberrans wishing and hoping for a return of the beloved Christmas beetle.

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Kerem Doruk


Kerem Doruk joined the Canberra Times in 2023. He covers local stories in the national capital. You can email story ideas or tips to Kerem at

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