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Posted on 1 April, 2015 By (0) Comment

Statistics – February 2015

In February 2015 a total of 38 calls (telephone, email and website) were received for help with koalas and other wildlife.  This number included sightings 44 of koalas MBKR koala admissions to Australian Wildlife Hospital were (13):  Reasons               2 Car hits 7 Overt signs of disease  2 Dog attacks 1 Other 1 Abnormal animal […]

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Posted on 1 April, 2015 By (0) Comment

Statistics – January 2015

In January 2015 we received a total of 46 calls (telephone, email and website) for help with koalas and other wildlife. This number included sightings 86 of koalas MBKR koala admissions to Australian Wildlife Hospital were (15): Reasons 2 Car hits 10 Overt signs of disease 2 Dog attacks 1 Health Check   Results 1 […]

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Posted on 29 March, 2015 By (3) Comment

Statistics Comparison Powerpoint Presentation

Click here to view an excellent Statistics Presentation.  It details all rescue statistics compiled since 2009 for Moreton Bay Koala Rescue. Thank you Matt for preparing this presentation.    

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Posted on 2 August, 2014 By (0) Comment

Release Blinky Jeff

On the 31st July we released Blinky Jeff, the little boy we picked up who was hit by a car. He’s had a bit of a stay in the hospital but has been all cleared to go back into the wild. Please be careful on the road especially at dawn and dusk when our amazing […]

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Posted on 27 February, 2014 By (0) Comment

In the News – Race to Save Rail Koalas

Extract from Pine Rivers Press – 27th February 2014 – Page 5 Story by Bernie Dowling Click here to view  

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Posted on 27 February, 2014 By (4) Comment

Local Protest against clearing of native habitat in Moreton Bay Region

On Saturday morning 22 February, West Petrie Bypass No to Option G campaigners joined members of the Moreton Bay Eco-Alliance and concerned residents in a campaign along Gympie Road Lawnton. The group of 30 campaigners spread themselves out along Gympie Road and waved placards to the passing traffic. 15 Cars with banners were placed at […]

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Posted on 2 December, 2013 By (0) Comment

A good news story from one of our Koala Rescue Trainees

With all the issues facing the koala in South East Queensland it’s refreshing to hear a good news story from one of our Trainee Koala Rescuers.  Thank you Peter for sharing with us. “I remember the first time we saw a healthy little joey at the back of our place, while we were cutting some […]

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Posted on 1 December, 2013 By (0) Comment

In the News – Powerful lobby against bypass

Extract from Pine Rivers Press – Page 4 – Thursday 28th November 2013 Story by Bernie Dowling   Powerful lobby against bypass RARE OWL’S NEST IN DANGER UNDER OPTION G A FAMILY of four powerful owls, a rare and threatened species, is living right in the path of the council-preferred West Petrie Bypass Option G. […]

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Posted on 3 October, 2013 By (0) Comment

Annual Koala Survey – 18-20th October 2013

  Spot a Koala between 18-20 October 2013 and take part in Moreton Bay Regional Council’s annual Koala Survey. Look in your backyard, or take a stroll through nearby parkland and record the number of Koalas in your community. Data from the survey will help provide council with information about Koala numbers within Moreton Bay […]

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Posted on 15 September, 2013 By (0) Comment

In The News – Amcor pledge to save wildlife

Extract from Pine Rivers Press – 12th September 2013 Bernie Dowling Click here to read more…

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