Gum Tips December 2017

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The Port Macquarie Koala Hospital wishes to advise that we do not have any affiliation or association with:
Mr G Henshaw – “Living with Koalas”/Mighty Media

Adopt a Wild Koala

What could be better as a last minute gift for your family or friends than an adoption of our favourite koala Mum – Oxley Kaylee or her beautiful daughter – Oxley Twinkles?

Visit a Koala

Enjoy a guided tour where a Volunteer Tour Guide introduces you to our permanent care Koalas and provides interesting information.

Koala Hospital DVD

Koala Hospital is a one hour TV documentary that presents the poignant and surprising life of koalas in NTSC or PAL
One of the best docos you will ever see.
Over 2000 purchased so far

Hello Koalas

Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail is here to stay!

The Trail will continue as a longterm attraction for NSW, supported by many business, government and community organisations, including the acclaimed Port Macquarie Koala Hospital

Latest News

The 60hp tractor was certainly the correct buy. I have slashed over 20 hours with some heavy work involved. Thanks to everybody supporting the decision to purchase this size tractor.
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Work Experience!!
In mid March the Koala Hospital hosted two prison officers from the Wildlife Care Centre at the Outer Metropolitan Multi Purpose Correctional Centre, Sydney for a seven day "work experience" program
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Plantation & Conservation Site
The Maria River Project continues to progress apace. With 2 rows of Eucalyptus robusta (swamp-mahogany) and one each of Eucalyptus tereticornis (forest red gum) and Eucalyptus nicholli (narrow-leaved black peppermint).
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GumTips in French
My name is Denis and I live in Nice, South of France and I am, like many people across the globe, a true koala-lover. Couple of weeks ago, I discovered your website by chance and I must confess that I was really moved by my reading of your newsletters.
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The purchase of a significant parcel of land 94 Hectares 232 Acres on the North Shore of Port Macquarie will enhance the supply of eucalyptus leaf for hospitalised and koalas in care.
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Koala Alliance will work to secure animal’s future
AN alliance devoted to the survival of Australia's remaining koala populations will be launched on Monday
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