By That'sMyBoy - This FML is from back in 2017 but it's good stuff - Australia - Abbotsford
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It's not so much how big but how deadly, OP is in a suburb of Sydney which is the home of the Sydney Funnel Web spider, which is the worlds most deadly spider and it will chase you. Also there are Red back's which are related to the Black Widow. The Red Backs venom is only slightly less potent then the Funnel Web but the spider is more prolific, you would not find any house without several of these lurking under something. There are also White Tail's, nasty bite. Huntsman, big, likes upper corners and ceilings but harmless. Wolf spiders, can kill dogs or cats but relatively harmless to humans. The list does continue. By the way all the above spiders with the exception of the Red Back are wandering spiders. So come and visit us sometime.
I haven't found spider traps work very well. I highly recommend ultrasonic pest repellers. My apt had new spiders every day until I set those up in every room. No more spiders for over 2 years now. Heads up you will find more spiders for like a week as they try and figure out how to get out of the ultrasonic attack zone.