Footage has emerged of a redback spider and red-bellied snake battling to the death. Experts have told Daily Mail Australia the unlikely showdown, captured in a shed in Kurrajong Heights, New South Wales, is an incredibly rare sighting. Australian Reptile Park’s Michael Tate warned onlookers to resist the temptation to rush to the rescue of snakes in a similar scenario.
Spider vs Snake – but who wins? Deadly red-bellied black snake and redback spider are locked in brutal death match after the serpent becomes tangled in its web.