News & Events

News and events

Yesterday, Deborah Tabart OAM delivered a press conference concerning the loss of 84,000 hectares of Queensland’s koala’s habitat. She is grateful for the press coverage about this concerning ... read more
September is the breeding season for this beloved Australian icon, so we thought there was no better way to support these beautiful creatures than by sharing the 'love'. This is the time of year when ... read more
'A local koala population can live alongside the upgrade to the Pacific Highway in northern NSW, the state opposition says. NSW Labor environment spokeswoman Penny Sharpe says the upgrade near ... read more
It's time to start thinking of fabulous ways to raise funds for the Australian Koala Foundation! Save The Koala Month is every September and is the chance for koala lovers to host a creative ... read more
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