On the ninth day they shot a native bear, which afforded a sumptuous repast, and gave them strength to travel two days longer.
One resource of the lost white man, if he has a gun and ammunition, is the native bear, sometimes called monkey bear.
The native bear resided in a packing case, nailed on the top of a stump nearly opposite the hut door.
It had also given some to the native bear, and Wallaby, and in consequence the whole air was laden with the odour of eucalyptus.
Then Dot opened her eyes very wide and looked round, and saw a funny native bear on the tree trunk behind her.
In the koala (Australian native bear), a vegetable-feeding marsupial, it is more than thrice the size of the body.