Deborah's Diary

Deborah's Diary

The AKF and other dedicated koala conservationists are scheduled to give evidence at the Senate Inquiry on May 3. I am looking forward to it. I have just issued a media alert announcing that we have ... read more
May 3 is shaping up to be very important for koalas. It is my understanding the Senate Inquiry Committee will be holding session here in Brisbane on that date. As yet I have no other information ... read more
I write with strong hope that our Japanese supporters and their families are safe and the recovery following the earthquake and the tsunami can proceed quickly. Our heartfelt condolences go out to ... read more
Brisbane is slowly returning to normal but there are a lot of things that still show us our city was very badly damaged. All the ferry terminals were washed away and the buses are fuller, the roads ... read more
I imagine many of you are reading about the floods in Queensland, and as I write this from my home while on holidays, it is pouring and will continue for some time to come ( see photos of Brisbane ... read more
Thank you to everyone for your good wishes and concerns for the koalas and AKF staff during these floods. I personally felt much loved by the calls and emails (which I couldn’t get until today ... read more
I am going on holidays! Mr Darcy and I will be spending the next few weeks not thinking about koalas so when we return on 17th January we can go full steam ahead for their protection. In the new year ... read more
Only one week to go until holidays, and before we go I wanted to get something to you about the upcoming Senate Inquiry as I promised. I have asked an independent consultant to advise AKF on how we, ... read more
Hi to everyone, In recent days, Senator Bob Brown asked questions in the Senate about the protection and listing of the koala. You can read his questions and the answers here . If you read between ... read more
Thank you all for writing to Senator Brown about the Senate Inquiry. It is great that so many of you care. Many of you are receiving information back from his office asking you to submit something in ... read more