News & events

The Australian Koala Foundation has written to the NSW Minister for the Environment Gabrielle Upton urging her to utilise accurate Koala Habita Atlas mapping head of Friday's closing date for ... read more
The Australian Koala Foundation has written to Queensland Deputy Premier Jacklyn Trad ahead of Friday's closing date for submissions to outline our analysis on the South East Queensland Regional Plan ... read more
On Monday, AKF CEO Deborah Tabart OAM spoke with Steve Austin on ABC Brisbane Radio’s morning show. Several points were up for discussion including the lack of action toward a national Koala Recovery ... read more
As Australia sweats through another exceptionally warm summer, it’s important to talk about the role of Koala forests in our climate. As we are taught in school, trees play an important role in the ... read more
Hello Koala Lovers, The last few weeks since the team and I returned from our holidays has been very busy. There are links below to all the letters the AKF staff have written to various politicians ... read more
Koala lovers! We are encouraging all of our supporters to contact Federal Environment Minister, the Hon. Josh Frydenberg, demanding a federal solution for our Koalas and Koala habitats in Australia. ... read more
Great news from mum today! She found a story on the computer (my paws aren't great on a keyboard) about dogs learning to live peacefully with Koalas. A dog trainer in Port Macquarie has been asked by ... read more
Hello Koala lovers! It's been a busy work in the AKF office with a couple of curiously synchronised goings-on in Queensland and New South Wales - with no action from the Federal Government. I have ... read more
The Australian Koala Foundation has contacted the NSW State Government expressing grave concerns on the development of the NSW Koala Strategy. Click here for the full submissions to the NSW Minister ... read more
The Australian Koala Foundation (AKF) currently estimates there are between 44,920 and 85,495 Koalas left in the wild. When you consider that more than 8 million Koalas were killed for their fur ... read more