Koala Woman Says


This electorate has a very small amount of habitat left with some Koalas in the You Yangs and Brisbane Ranges. The part of the Brisbane Ranges which is in this electorate was extensively burnt by wildfire in 2006 killing many Koalas.

Member for Corio

The Hon Richard Marles MP
Australian Labor Party
[email protected]
17A Yarra Street Geelong
VIC 3220

Will he Act or Axe?

Koala Numbers

Estimated AKF Koala Population: 200-400

Estimated Koala Habitat left: 24.7%

Estimated Federal Government Population: No data. No opinion.

The Victorian Government opposed the protection of the koala and there is no Federal protective legislation in place.