Dark olive brown to black brown in colour
Length up to 2.1 meters
Sometimes yellow cross-bands are visible that vary in thickness.
The vast majority of Tiger Snakes found in South Australia, are a dark olive brown, to black-brown, with off-white and sometimes yellow cross-bands that vary in thickness.
Tiger Snakes are found in coastal environments, dams, drains, wetlands, and creeks. They have been found on farmland, especially where there is water and local cover. They will shelter in vegetation, disused mammal burrows and scrap materials.