This month in Port Macquarie, NSW, the National Koala Conference will address many an issue concerning the shaky future of the iconic, laconic marsupial.

It’s a fitting location given that Port Macquarie’s famous Koala Hospital – Port’s leading tourist attraction –  is smack bang in the midst of one of Australia’s largest genetically viable wild koala populations.

Follow this link to my recently published koalas port macquarie feature story

Port Macquarie Koala Hospital

Port Macquarie Koala Hospital

A koala's hospital bed

A koala’s hospital bed

A check-up for Joanne

A check-up for Joanne

Cheyne Flanagan and volunteer treat a patient

Cheyne Flanagan and volunteer treat a patient

Westhaven Barry chugs di-vetalact

Westhaven Barry chugs di-vetalact

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