Melbourne-based artist, Mitch Gobel, today announced a $25,000 donation from art sales to Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors in a very special demonstration at the Wildlife Hospital with the assistance of a few of Australia Zoo’s wildlife stars! Over the coming days Mitch will create a custom artwork on site at Australia Zoo to hang in the […]
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Timberwolf, the koala who clung to the grill of a car for nearly 90 kilometers after being hit was released back into the wild last Friday after finishing treatment at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital. Hailed a miracle koala, Timberwolf came to the Australia Zoo Wildlife hospital in unusual circumstances for an animal that had […]
(Video credit – Unity Water – Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital) [Video]Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital has joined forces with Unitywater to reduce plastic bottle waste in Australian waterways. The “Get Back to Tap” campaign encourages primary school children to drink tap water rather than water from plastic bottles in order to protect turtles from plastic pollution, […]
The Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital and Wildlife Rescue Unit are set to receive a significant boost with the announcement of a partnership between Australia Zoo and Queensland’s peak motoring organisation, RACQ. Australia Zoo owner Terri Irwin with RACQ’s Chief Executive Officer Operations Glenn Toms today announced an exciting five-year joint venture, marking an exciting step […]
The start of the annual Koala breeding season means the iconic creatures are on the move. Moving about takes them out of the safety of the trees onto the ground where they all too often become victims of dog attacks and road trauma. Making matters worse current legislation dictates that repatriated Koalas be returned to […]
Wildlife veterinarians at Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital are run off their feet during trauma season (also known as breeding season), and this year is no exception.
A mammoth effort for a tiny puggle found orphaned near Lightning Ridge last week has culminated in its safe arrival at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital.
Fleet the koala, who was shot by a slug gun in October last year, unfortunately lost his battle for life yesterday. Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital worked tirelessly to save the famous little koala and a deeply saddened by his passing.