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Australia's iconic koala is in serious trouble...

But communities are taking action to safeguard Victorian koala populations through research, surveys and mapping.

Victoria's only endemic species of koala, the Strzelecki Koala, may hold the key to the whole species survival.

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Koalas Incinerated in National Park Burn Off

May 28, 2022

Friends of the Earth (FoE) have been alarmed by reports that at least 2 koalas have been incinerated in a "planned" State Government burn inside Mount Richmond National Park in south western Victoria. 2 other koalas nearby also suffered serious burns. Friends of the...

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Kranky the Strzelecki Koala Brings Love to Strawberry Fields

April 21, 2022

Kranky the Koala joined by members of Friends of the Earth Melbourne journeyed up to Tocumwal to host a workshop at Strawberry Fields festival on the Dungala/Murray River amongst the river red gums on Yorta Yorta country. Each weekend Yorta Yorta elders welcomed everyone...

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