Photo: Outback Wrangler

Photograph by Jeff Siberry / Freehand Productions

About the Show

Welcome to the fast-paced, extraordinary everyday life of helicopter pilot and animal relocation expert Matt Wright. Raised in the rugged Australian outback, Matt has developed a unique set of skills to solve problems with animals that, for various reasons, are posing a threat to people. Matt’s mission is to confront these animals head-on and relocate them. Whether wrangling deadly snakes, wrestling wild bulls, or dangling hundreds of feet below a moving helicopter to land inside a crocodile nest (while the mother croc is right there!), Matt is at the center of the action as he does his part to reset the delicate balance between people and dangerous animals.

Outback Wrangler Facts

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    All About Crocodiles

    Did you know crocodiles have three eyelids? In addition to the top and bottom eyelids, there’s a mostly transparent lid that cleans the eye and protects it when underwater. Learn more about the animals Matt comes face to face with every day.

Photo Galleries

  • Photo: Matt on top of a crocodile

    Flying Crocs

    It’s the busiest time of year for crocodile relocation, the height of the rainy season.

  • Photo: Matt contemplates his team's next move

    Wild Horse Bust

    The home to more wild horses than anywhere else in the world is testing Matt Wright's mustering skills.

Wednesdays at 9P et/pt

Featured Episode

  • Photo: Matt in a helicopter with a croc

    Croc Swarm

    Matt Wright and his team are on a mission to collect 20,000 crocodile eggs from their nests before it's too late.

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