Port Macquarie Koala Hospital update
January 12, 2018
As well as rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing wild koalas, scientific research is an important component of the Koala Hospital. We are collaborators on, and collect samples for, numerous research projects for University Sydney, Federation University, Murdoch University, University of Sunshine Coast and the Centre for Wildlife Genomics at the Australian Museum.
MARIA RIVER PLANTATION
March 1, 2017
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.
March 26, 2016
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
Plantation & Conservation Site
March 16, 2016
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).
GumTips in French
March 14, 2016
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.
MARIA RIVER EUCALYPTUS PLANTATION
November 24, 2015
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.
Koala Alliance will work to secure animal’s future
October 7, 2015
AN alliance devoted to the survival of Australia’s remaining koala populations will be launched on Monday
ANIMAL Justice Party MLC Mark Pearson has praised the work of the Port Macquarie Koala Hospital.
Westhaven Barry was much loved
July 3, 2015
Westhaven Barry the much loved little male koala who came to us in 2008 was gently sent to the “Great Gumtree in the Sky” on 2/7/15.