The kookaburra spirit animal speaks to those who live in Australi and New Guinea with their laughing antics and early morning singing.
They mesmerize us because of their captivating beauty and fine intelligence. Many are curious about what they symbolize in the spirit world.
Kookaburras represent our internal need for self-expression. We simply cannot keep holding ourselves back from our true potential, and we must especially speak up when things aren’t quite right. The kookaburra spirit guide is speaking to you as a reminder to avoid the judgement from others when you’re amplifying your presence in the world.
You were born to be the social chit-chat that doesn’t hide around. As an extrovert, you need to beam yourself back into the world and be comfortable in your own skin.
Most Common Kookaburra Totem Meanings
You need to speak up! This is the core meaning behind the Kookaburra and having one cross your path. The need to speak up when others would otherwise stay quiet is at the core of your essence.
You aren’t the type to hide and scurry away. Think about it when you were a child: You talked and talked….and talked! Much to your parents frustration. Unfortunately, you haven’t carried this through to your adult life.
So this is a gentle reminder not to simply remain quiet. Let that voice open up here. The kookaburra animal totem is calling you up to the challenge.
Being the social type that you are, you should be making the most of the outside world. Leave the phone behind and focus on genuine connections, preferably in a group setting.
The symbolism here really speaks to the extroverts. Those who love attention and expression themselves fully in the world around them.
Kookaburra Spirit Animal Positive Traits
You’re the life of the party and it never gets started until you show up. You can keep going and going until even after the lights have been turned off. Your vibrancy is infectious and people want to hang around you.
Being the extrovert that you are, it helps you get into higher positions in life. You’re ascending quite quickly and others marvel at just how confident you are. It isn’t luck – this is a trained skill that you have!
Also, it really helps others that you’re in this place of supreme confidence. You see, many people will find that spark inside themselves once they see how well you flow easily through life.
Kookaburra Spirit Animal Negative Traits
On the contrary, the kookaburra spirit animal suffers from excessive attention. You’ll be the subject of haters and critics who would love to take you down. In Australia, this is called ‘tall poppy syndrome’.
You tend to lose friends who can’t get a word in. Literally – you just sometimes talk way too much and they don’t get a chance to speak up themselves. You’re inspiring them, but not letting them have some spotlight.
At the end of everyday, you’re exhausted but your brain is also running at 100 miles per hour. You can’t stand this alone time and combined, you often just lose sleep. You’ll often pick up some coffee the next morning and you’re off again to talk talk talk.
Seeing a kookaburra in a dream
Did you see a kookaburra in a dream last night? It’s a sign from Australia that you need to be louder in your approach through life. Stop playing this small game where you go unnoticed, and instead start walking through life with more confidence and vocalize your thoughts. The kookaburra knows that it has its fair share of critics, yet it doesn’t care.
You might often hear these animals when you wake up in the morning as well. They are charming yet there is a sense of ‘Why did you wake me up this early’? running in the back of your mind. The kookaburra? Well…they care so little, because they’re too busy expression themselves! This is all too common with the laughing kookaburra which has the same meaning.
It’s time for you to step into the essence of who you are. No more hiding and pretending that everything should be quiet. You’re an extrovert if you connect with the kookaburra spirit animal, and one that expresses themselves freely.
Go forth and shine light in the world through your voice. Whether that’s speaking, singing or chanting – you know your gift and the world needs to hear it!