Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Koala News

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 "troublesome and disgusting".

Lovelorn koala nabbed after zoo escape in hunt for mate

Sydney - 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, impatient to find a partner.

Orphaned baby koala finds fluffy toy friend

Sydney - An orphaned baby koala in Australia has found solace cuddling a fluffy toy marsupial in the absence of his mother as he recovers from the trauma of her death.

Orphaned baby koala finds fluffy toy friend

Sydney - An orphaned baby koala in Australia has found solace cuddling a fluffy toy marsupial in the absence of his mother as he recovers from the trauma of her death.

Orphaned baby koala finds fluffy toy friend

Sydney - An orphaned baby koala in Australia has found solace cuddling a fluffy toy marsupial in the absence of his mother as he recovers from the trauma of her death.

Hairy future for Australia's beloved koala

Port Macquarie - A sweet, sickly smell filled the air as Sherwood Robyn, a 12-year-old koala, was brought into a small examination room at Australia's first hospital for the furry marsupials.From afar, she appeared in fine health.

Australian koala 'Bear Grylls' survives high-speed car impact

Sydney - A lucky koala has been nicknamed "Bear Grylls" after sustaining just a few scratches in a high-speed collision with a car at night in southern Australia, the driver and wildlife rescuers said Thursday.

Australian state lists koala as 'vulnerable'

Sydney - Australia's Queensland state will list the koala as a "vulnerable species" throughout the northeastern region, saying urban expansion, car accidents and dog attacks were threatening the much-loved furry animal.

Koala bears have two sets of vocal chords

Researchers have discovered a second set of vocal cords in koalas. These extra vocal cords allow males to hit tones 20 times lower than would be expected from an animal its size.

Koala hitches a ride on a passing canoe, surprising boaters

A group of paddlers got a big surprise during on a trip along Australia's Gold Coast when a koala swam out to their canoe and tried to climb in.

Mushy Puddle of Goo: The Power of the Koala Special

Exploring Australia without taking the time to see what koalas are all about, is like going to Paris and skipping the Eiffel Tower.

Gov't report: Save Australia's koalas with speed limits, tunnels

Australia's Koala population that experts guesstimate is between 43, 000 and 300,000 is dropping, with road deaths the second highest cause, and lawmakers urged building tunnels and lowering speed limits to protect the country's favorite marsupials.

Stolen koala found in car park

Somersby - Banjo, a koala who was stolen from Australian Reptile Park, was returned two days later- left inside a plastic bin in the car park.

Baby koala fighting for life after being shot 15 times

Beerwah - An orphaned baby koala, which was shot 15 times, is fighting for her life at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital. The tiny animal was found next to her dead mother with a fractured skull and damaged stomach and intestines.

Australian fireman shows compassion by rescuing koala

The firefighters were combing the area in Victoria, Australia, when they encountered a stranded koala bear. One firefighter gave it a bottle of water and rescued it from the burned-out area.

The Luckiest Koala in the world

A Koala bear survives the nightmare ride of its life, read on to find out why this Koala is now known as the luckiest Koala bear in the world.

Australia rocked by 'lesbian' koala revelation

Female koalas indulge in lesbian "sex sessions", rejecting male suitors and attempting to mate with each other, sometimes up to five at a time say researchers.

Australian scientists set up world's first koala sperm bank

Australian scientists unveiled three test-tube koala cubs today as part of an artificial insemination programme to preserve the vulnerable mammal.
 

Search Digital Journal Archives


Set up a news alert for

Koala


Koala Image

Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.
A koala on Phillip Island  Victoria  Australia naps between Eucalyptus leaf meals.
A koala on Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia naps between Eucalyptus leaf meals.
Edwin.11/Flickr.com
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.
Frodo
Frodo
YouTube screen capture
This yawning koala in the Koala Park Sanctuary in Sidney  Australia might soon be napping.
This yawning koala in the Koala Park Sanctuary in Sidney, Australia might soon be napping.
Pelican/Flickr.com
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.
koala hitches a ride on a canoe in Australia
koala hitches a ride on a canoe in Australia
Peterando06
Untitled
Summi
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia s trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day  they spen...
Koalas are without a doubt one of Australia's trade marks. Sleeping a good 20 hours a day, they spend the remaining hours munching on eucalyptus leaves.

Latest News
Top News