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Koala takes canoe trip to safety after found stranded in Murray River

A koala who ended up in trouble while travelling down the Murray River had a lucky escape when a group of university students offered him a canoe …

Mad Max Marsupial: Koala Goes on Wild Ride Through Australia After Crawling into Car

Meet the new<p>King Queen of the Road.<p>According to BBC News, a koala recently decided to take a rest behind the tire of a parked car in Adelaide, …

Koala safety threat from Toowoomba development during mating season concerns community

A Queensland conservationist is raising concerns that development on the Darling Downs is threatening koalas and other native wildlife.<p>A koala was …

Animals

Curious koala rescued after climbing rig

PERHAPS this koala has been watching too many episodes of The Adventures of Blinky Bill.<p>The curious marsupial got into a scrape this morning and had …

Lovelorn koala nabbed after zoo escape in hunt for mate

Australian wildlife staff needed a crane to rescue a lovelorn female koala who escaped from her enclosure at the start of her first mating season, …

Koala with severed ears found dead in 'disgusting' animal cruelty case

A koala has been found dead with its ears cut off in a “troublesome and disgusting ” animal cruelty case in Australia.<p>The mutilated marsupial was found on a road in Warrnambool, a city in Victoria, by an emergency service worker, on November 6.<p>Police investigating the case say it has not yet been …

Koala found with ears cut off in Australia

SYDNEY: A koala has been found dead in Australia with both its ears cut off, the latest in a spate of animal mutilations that police Friday called …

Australia

Koala found mutilated in ‘troublesome and disgusting’ act of cruelty

A koala has been found dead in Australia with both its ears cut off, the latest in a spate of animal mutilations that police Friday called …

Baby Koala Celebrates Third Birthday With An Adorable Party

<b>1010 WINS</b>-This cuddly koala named Imogen who lives at the Symbio Wildlife Park in Sydney, Australia just turned three — and she’s been partying it up …

South Australian koala hugs teddy bear after found in dogs mouth

A baby koala has befriended a cuddly teddy bear as he continues to recover after he was found in the mouth of a dog.<p>1:28<p>Boost for SA tourism<p>0:28<p>Calls …

Koala breaks in to Victorian home and hangs with dogs

A koala thought it would surprise two Portland residents in Victoria when they found it hanging to their back door.<p>0:21<p>Elephant gatecrashes a …

'Only in Australia': Friendly koala surprises diners in Adelaide restaurant

A video posted on Facebook shows the koala casually stepping into the Genghis Khan restaurant in Rostrevor.<p>Diners were quick to take out their phones …

'Not a priority': Documents reveal internal doubts about purchase of koala lands

"While the property has some conservation values, it is not seen as a priority for purchase," one assessment found.<p>One reason was the land was "under …

Australia

A Koala Fight Stopped Traffic In Australia & It’s Peak Australia

In the U.S., you're rarely treated to the sight of animals wrestling in the middle of the street on your way to work. Um, Dorothy, we're not in …

Teenager finds this koala loves his bedroom as much as he does

When they're not busy forming unlikely animal friendships and strolling down suburban streets, koalas enjoy a bit of home invasion, it …

Koala screwed to post sparks anger in Australia

<b>Australian animal welfare authorities are investigating the discovery of a dead koala that was screwed to a wooden post, in an act criticised as "sick".</b><p>The incident has caused widespread anger after a photo of the marsupial was posted on social media.<p>Council workers found the koala fixed by its …

Australia

Investigation as dead koala found screwed to post in Australia

The Australian RSPCA is investigating after a dead koala was found screwed to a pole in south-east Queensland.<p>After a koala charity posted the shocking image on its Facebook page, a search went underway for the culprit.<p>It was discovered that the animal had signs of head trauma, but the cause of …

East Coomera koala population faces further habitat loss as housing developers move in

As koala numbers plummet around Australia, one of the biggest populations in south-east Queensland is under threat as developers move in.<p>Known as the …

Australia

Buddy the 'miracle' baby koala reunited with mum after illness

The survival of Buddy, the eight-month-old joey, was in doubt when his mother Maddy developed mastitis over the holiday period.<p>It was up to Koala …

Koala takes a dip as temperatures soar

Even koalas aren't immune to the heatwave gripping South Australia, with this one taking a ten-minute dip in the city's east.<p>Even koalas aren't …

How much heat can a koala bear?

Koala

Koala crashes water aerobics class

A koala has dropped in on a water aerobics class in Victoria’s west.<p>Video captured by Jaymee-Lea Hope shows the marsupial by the swimming pool’s edge …

Israel's last koala has died and it might never get another one

The only koala living in Israel died of old age on Wednesday morning at Gan Garoo, an Australian petting zoo at Kibbutz Nir David in the north of the …

'No coherence': No koala plan in sight a year after submissions closed

The Berejiklian government has marked exactly a year since public submissions closed for its NSW Koala Strategy but no plan is in sight even as land …

23 Facts You Didn't Know About Koalas

Wouldn't it be great to sleep 18-20 hours a day?!

Koala

Koalas fighting up tree at Cape Otway Victoria

A pair of territorial koalas have been filmed biting and screaming at each other in an ugly brawl.<p>0:30<p>Man and Dog Find Perfect Vine Swing in the Woods<p>…

Rare moment a koala goes for a swim

Koala filmed doggy paddling across Kangaroo Island's Harriet River

A video showing a koala doggy paddle across Kangaroo Island's Harriet River is thrilling thousands of social media users across Australia.<p>The video …

Koala: incredible 3D printer 'climbs' its printed structures for unlimited Z-axis building

Mar 19, 2018 | By Benedict<p>Researchers at the University of Chile have developed two working prototypes of Koala 3D, a free-form “climbing” 3D printer …