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Bright yellow/orange body, head area more a red/orange in colour. it was about 10mm long and had 6 black sturdy legs with tiny grabbing bits on the ends (like you'd find on a Christmas Beetle), it might be some sort of nectar eater as it had a long ish black snout, and though you can see through it's wing they to are black.
It was in my back yard in the lawn. Larvae live in soil or plants, feeds on decaying plant materials.
The common name 'March Fly' may course some confusion as it refers to Horse Flies in Australia. In Europe and North America, the term 'March fly' is applied to the family Bibionidae. In Australia, 'March fly' is for another fly family Tabanidae.