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Saturday, January 23, 2021

Tag: koalas

Research to assist koala recovery after fire

Koalas have been thrust into the spotlight recently following the devastation of the Black Summer bushfires and reports they may become extinct in NSW by 2050.

Fees waived for 2020 Tidbinbilla trips

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve will waive its entry fees from this Saturday (8 August) for the rest of 2020 to encourage visitors back to the popular destination.

Canberra koalas return to new digs

Canberra koalas evacuated from Tidbinbilla earlier this year as the Orroral Valley Bushfire approached have moved into a new enclosure, with a new arrival in tow, after a summer holiday at the...

Calls to list koalas as ‘endangered’ and increase legal protections

Three leading animal welfare organisations have called on Australian governments to increase legal protections for koalas Australia-wide, following horrific bushfires that wiped out a quarter of their habitat in NSW alone. WWF...

Threatened animals evacuated

A number of animals were evacuated from the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve last week to escape the Orroral Valley fire which was continuing to threaten the area (as at 4 February).