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June 28, 2018
A data visualization of Koala Hospital data has been published on the Datavis website. The dataset, which is here, contains approximately 40,000 rows of data captured from 1996 to 2017.
The "Koala Local Government Authority - stacked graph" shows a serious and disturbin...
September 19, 2017
No where to left to climb. Nothing left to eat.
In yet another 'too little, too late' move, the Queensland Government has sought to save a few koalas from certain death rather than preserve their habitat and celebrate their continued viability in one of the last remaini...
July 2, 2017
Here's something you don't hear about every day: a dog and a koala trapped together in a mine shaft.
It took more than an hour to rescue the koala. The dog was saved first, and in relatively short order.
To find out more, and to watch the video, follow this link:
April 28, 2017
Photo: A resident up close and personal with a Koala
If you're at St Hedwig's Village, the simple solution is to wait for your friendly Wildlife Park to come to you.
Featherdale Wildlife Park, as part of their Community Outreach Program, take their koalas to nursing home...
April 9, 2017
VIDEO: Unfamiliar Surrounds - A Koala Takes a Drink From A Pond
Koalas are known to spend most of their time in the relative safety of eucalyptus trees.
The koalas of Gunnedah in New South Wales have taken to leaving their trees and drinking from artificial watering stat...
February 15, 2017
Valentine's Day cuddle with a koala.
December 22, 2016
The Australian Koala Foundation is deeply concerned about the future of Australia's Koalas in the wild in south east Queensland.
Issues facing Koalas in the wild in south-east Queensland:
attacks by dogs and cats
their habitat is cleared to make way for houses a...
August 31, 2016
The author and illustrator of the Koala Land Report is holding an exhibition at Gympie Regional Council.
On September 9, Michelle Daly, coordinator of the Gympie Koala Action Group, will be guest speaker.
Entry is free.
The exhibition is being held from September 6 u...
August 21, 2016
We went behind the scenes with "Wildlife" Al Mucci at Dreamworld to meet a few Koalas and to learn a little bit about Koala husbandry and a little about the fascinating animal that is the Koala.
July 28, 2016
A recent study published in the journal Wildlife Research has discovered that Koalas are smarter than the average bear.
The study was implemented to test the effectiveness newly installed wildlife crossings specially installed by the Queensland Government between 2010 a...
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