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Dennis the election koala explains how to vote

Dennis the election koala explains how to vote in the Australian Federal Election

Dennis the Election Koala gives Ken the Voting Dingo an important lesson in civics! Any time there’s a federal election approaching, you’ll see and hear Australians saying things like, “I’d like to vote for [Minor Party/Independent] but the most important thing is to keep [Major Party A] out, so I’d better vote for [Major Party…read more

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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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AFR – developers vs koalas

On May 20, 2011, The Australian Financial Review published an article about why property developers do not want koalas to be protected.

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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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Senate Inquiry : Health and sustainability of Australia’s Koala population

An Inquiry into the status, health and sustainability of Australia’s koala population is a current matter before the Senate of the Parliament of Australia. The committee is no longer accepting submissions and is yet to report. Out of this inquiry, we would love to see the koala listed as vulnerable and effective means of protecting…read more

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