This section is an introduction to the most commonly sighted snakes of Melbourne.

See a snake on your property? Curious about Melbourne snakes in general? Want to see snakes of Melbourne photos?

Common snakes in the Melbourne area and surrounding suburbs include the Tiger Snake, Eastern Brown Snake, Copperhead Snake, White-Lipped Snake, Small-Eyed Snake and Red-Bellied Black Snake. There are over 27 types of snake in Victoria. If interested, learn more about snakes of Victoria here.

Check out these comprehensive guides to each of the various snakes of Melbourne.

You can also check out our Victoria snakes photo gallery, or our general snakes FAQ.