Koala Woman Says
Before there were tennis courts in Kooyong there was good koala habitat. The area was settled in the 1860s and urbanised in the 1920s. It is not known when the last Koala sighting was, and the only remaining habitat is along the Yarra River.
Member for Kooyong
Will he Act or Axe?
Estimated AKF Koala Population: Extinct
Estimated Koala Habitat left: 5.8%
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.