We have left the capital, but while we were still in Canberra, we got to get up close and personal with some kangaroos.
The only people we know on this whole continent are another military family, and they were at 2D Rad Bn with us until they moved here a few months ago. They had us over for a wonderful home cooked meal, and took us on a hike to see the mobs of kangaroos that roam the preserve behind their house. It was so cool to see them out in the wild, and there were so many! I was able to get a few shots of them... see if you can pick them all out: