News & Events

News and events

The AKF, like all Australians, is waiting until our new Government is formed and ready to enact a Koala Protection Act. We now have great clarity about what we need to do over the next three years, ... read more
Matilda, a surprising celebrity candidate in the upcoming Australian election, is going on the campaign trail starting 6 June to seek support for a Koala Protection Act – new legislation the Federal ... read more
To be eligible for a Vulnerable listing under the federal laws, specifically the EPBC Act, Koalas had to have undergone a 30 per cent decline in numbers over 20 years. The Australian Government found ... read more
The Australian Koala Foundation (AKF) has written to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten, Nationals Leader Barnaby Joyce and Greens Leader Richard Di Natale today to ... read more
CEO Deborah Tabart OAM was interviewed on the Today Show on Saturday 14 May on the decline of the Koala across Australia. Watch in full here. read more
Chief Ecologist Douglas Kerlin (right) helps the visitors plant a tree The Australian Koala Foundation (AKF) was thrilled to host Canadian competition winners from Nature's Path Organic Foods this ... read more
Listen in to our CEO Deborah Tabart OAM as she is interviewed on ABC Radio about 80% Koala decline in Queensland and her letter to the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk . Listen here (scroll to 55 mins). read more
CEO Deborah Tabart OAM was interviewed on 10 News Saturday night on the story of "Koala Extinction Imminent, experts warn". Watch story here. read more
CEO Deborah Tabart OAM sent a letter to the Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk this morning at 9am. RE: 80% KOALA DECLINES On behalf of the Australian Koala Foundation (AKF) I am writing to ask ... read more
The Australian Koala Foundation (AKF) was thrilled to host Canadian competition winners from Nature's Path Organic Foods this week. The six winners, aged from six to 66, came from across Canada and ... read more