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AKF Condemns Federal guidelines for koala protection

Koala group condemns Act By Judith Kerr Jan. 29, 2014, 5 p.m. The Australian Koala Foundation has lodged a formal submission condemning the federal government’s draft Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act referral guidelines for koala protection. The organisation’s chief executive Deborah Tabart said the guidelines were more about reducing the workload for government and developers than protecting koalas. She said…read more

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Koala mortality rates unsustainable in South East Queensland

No commitment on koala protection By Judith Kerr Nov. 14, 2013, 11 p.m.     Photo : http://www.flickr.com/photos/markgaler/ ENVIRONMENT Minister Andrew Powell is remaining tight-lipped on whether he will increase the level of protection for koalas from “vulnerable” to “endangered”. This week he refused to comment on whether he, or his department, had received a recommendation to raise…read more

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New posters for the AKF?

For a project for her Master of Design at University of Technology Sydney, Qian Meng proposes a beautiful series of new posters for the Australian Koala Foundation. The posters read; “Did you know that the koala’s fingerprint and the human’s fingerprint are almost the same?” “Have you ever carefully looked at your fingerprint? Did you…read more

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AKF Campaign

We’re liking the Australian Koala Foundation campaign that’s running at the moment.

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Homeless Koalas on 6.30 with George Negus

6.30 with George Negus presented a story about koalas, the Senate Inquiry and property developers, which aired on Ten on June 7. The story features Senator Bob Brown and Deborah Tabart.

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Grim future for Aussie icon

Queensland University of Technology News presents a story about the Senate Inquiry that features Senator Bob Brown, Dr Jon Hanger of the RSPCA and Deborah Tabart of the AKF. They declare that if the Federal Government does not intervene, koalas will become extinct. Go to QUT News for more. Download Video: MP4

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