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An orange stink bug feeding on the butterfly bush Buddleja davidii.
This bush is common in flower gardens but this one was planted on the top of a mountain.
Same order/suborder but there it stops.
Thanks Paul. That is certainly correct.It's not one that I had seen yet but it appears to have been sighted over most parts of Australia. Thanks for your suggestion Malcolm, they do look similar.
Is this related to the Firebugs? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firebug
Lat: -37.39, Long: 144.58
Spotted on Feb 13, 2014 Submitted on Feb 13, 2014