Media releases & resources
The University of Sydney have released their latest koala publication on Wild Koala Day. The paper, by Dr Valentina Mella collates observations made in the You Yangs, VIC by Echidna Walkabout & Koala Clancy Foundation, and from the Liverpool Plains, NSW. Read...
MEDIA RELEASE: EUROBODALLA ENTHUSIASTS BACK WILD KOALA DAY Wild Koala Day is this Sunday 3rd May. A group of Eurobodalla enthusiasts is keen to mobilize the local community for a koala population revival. They are celebrating Wild Koala Day by launching a new website...
New koala conservation group on Raymond Island, Victoria to be launched on Wild Koala Day East Gippsland has suffered habitat and koala loss on a large scale as a result of the devastating bushfires in January, and the koala has become a global symbol of climate...
MEDIA RELEASE April 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wear a gum leaf on Wild Koala Day, May 3 to celebrate koalas, at home. Organisers of International Wild Koala Day on Sunday May 3 are calling everyone to go into their backyard, pick up a gum leaf and pin it on their...
Community Service Announcement for Wild Koala Day. This year, the message of Wild Koala Day is even more welcome than it has been in the past. People need some good news, and Wild Koala Day is a not-for-profit virtual event everyone can participate in from home....
Wild Koala Day in the news
Respected scientific news agency EurekAlert have published the University of Sydney's latest koala research, featuring observations by Koala Clancy Foundation/Echidna Walkabout. More here: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-05/uos-ttt050120.php
Wild Koala Day mentioned as part of Sydney University koala study on Yahoo news Read more here: https://au.news.yahoo.com/koalas-rely-trees-water-study-230007849--spt.html
LINK TO RADIO INTERVIEW RECORDING 1st May 2020 Below is the link to our 1st May 2020 interview with Sophie Longden on ABC South East Radio leading up to Wild Koala Day. This is the full 3.5 hour breakfast program. Our interview is very late, so move the cursor along...
Landcare Victoria have an entry for Wild Koala Day on their website. Read more: http://lvi.org.au/latest-news/member-news/wild-koala-day-%E2%80%93-virtual-event-3-may-2020/
Congratulations to the team at Koala Action Gympie for securing this article in the Gympie Times. Read more: https://www.pressreader.com/australia/the-gympie-times/20200429/281582357784359
Wild koala day mentioned in this German travel blog. Read more: https://www.reisebineblog.de/20471/vielversprechende-prognosen-zum-wild-koala-day-am-3-mai/
Wild Koala Day was mentioned in Forbes (global business news) as an activity to "Save The World From Your Couch" Read the rest of the article here: Forbes Save The World From Your Couch article
Mirage News (Wollongong) NSW ran this great story on April 5, 2019 about Wild Koala Day tree planting at Campbelltown. Full article here: https://www.miragenews.com/support-your-local-koala-by-planting-trees-on-wild-koala-day/
Wow 89K likes on this terrific pic from Bangalow Koalas! See the post here: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bw-JoefoRod/
Read more here: https://www.wildlifearoundtheworld.com/wild-koala-day-2/
Contact for media enquiries:
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