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September 29, 2013

 The Newman Government will mark the 30th anniversary of the sister-state relationship with Japan’s Saitama Prefecture with a state gift of koalas for the Saitama Children’s Zoo.


Premier Campbell Newman, who is in Japan leading a trade delegation, said the gift was uni...

September 28, 2013

Here’s an interesting piece on how a cartoon turned the raccoon into an invasive species on the island of Japan. If only the koala had this kind of support in the community!


Tales of monsters invading Japan are a longstanding tradition, usually involving menacing kaiju...

September 26, 2013


Maya is now the only Koala Detection dog in the world after the tragic accident that claimed Oscar’s life.


Maya can find evidence of Koala’s within minutes tracking scent and indicating on scat.


For humans to do the same job will take approximately 500 times longer.



September 24, 2013 With profound sorrow and grief it is my duty to inform you that The World’s first Koala Detection Dog, Oscar has been tragically killed On Saturday September 14, 2013.


Oscar was working in Port Macquarie locating Koalas in front of the excavators an...

September 22, 2013

Keepers are excited to announce that the UK’s first ever koala joey has been born at Edinburgh Zoo.


An amazing testament to dedicated and skilled zoo keepers, first time mum two-year-old Alinga only arrived at the Zoo earlier this year, before being introduced to male...

September 11, 2013

A statement from Rory O’Connor, Yugambeh Aboriginal community spokesperson


Borobi – koala


Kulun boomooie – the path ahead

I am sure I speak for all Yugambeh people, and indeed all Aboriginal people, when I applaud the ambitions in this document.


The borobi was protected...

September 5, 2013

Any time there’s a federal election approaching, you’ll see and hear Australians saying things like, “I’d like to vote for [Minor Party/Independent] but the most important thing is to keep [Major Party A] out, so I’d better vote for [Major Party B].” But this concern d...

September 5, 2013

Great footage of a koala helping her joey bridge the gap between trees!

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