Media releases & resources

Sydney Uni mentions Wild Koala Day

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...

Eurobodalla Koala Enthusiasts Back Wild Koala Day

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 Group to be launched on Wild Koala Day

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: Wear a gum leaf for Wild Koala Day

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: Wild Koala Day May 3 2020

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

EurekAlert mention Wild Koala Day

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 Yahoo news

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

Eurobodalla Koalas interviewed on ABC Radio

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 mention Wild Koala Day

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/    

Wild Koala Day in Gympie Times

  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 Germany

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 in Forbes

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

Campbelltown Koala Tree Planting in Mirage News

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/

Contact for media enquiries: 

Janine Duffy

President, Koala Clancy Foundation

president@koalaclancyfoundation.org.au

0427 808 747 (please send SMS first so I know to answer promptly)