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.
Newspaper Report Correction
June 1, 2015
Koalas often suffer severe burns injuries to their hands and feet. Often these injuries are so severe, that once they have healed, they are unable to climb tree and are not releasable back into the wild
Visitor from Chen Chen near Shanghai
April 28, 2015
He told us he had flown to Taiwan, and cycled there, and then to NZ, and cycled Christchurch to Auckland. Then flew to the Gold Coast, and was on his way via Sydney, to Melbourne!
Koala books presented to Lake Cathie Public School
March 2, 2015
Member for Port Macquarie Ms Leslie Williams with Geoff Best, Secretary of the Koala Preservation Society holding ten copies of the book ‘Koala’ which will be presented to the Lake Cathie Public School for the school library