Category Archives: Koalas

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (part 1)

I prefer to see wildlife in the wild (but not going as far as Dr Mike Leahy in his TV series “Bite Me”, where he travels to exotic wildlife places in search of interesting ways to get himself bitten or … Continue reading

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Koala sits in the old gum tree

… to paraphrase an Aussie Girl Guide song. We’ve been hearing the braying of a male koala on dark for a couple of weeks now – it’s amazing how such a small creature can make such a big noise, echoing … Continue reading

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If you dream them, they will come

Cath Clark writes from Ashby, near Yamba. Hallelujah! I was treated to a koala sighting at my neighbour Peter Wrightson’s place today. [Peter is the son of the late lamented Patricia Wrightson, who wrote Australian children’s books that I adore … Continue reading

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Koala sighting – up close and personal!

The most amazing thing happened last night. Andrew was computering away in the studio as is his habit. The night was warm, the moon bright, and I couldn’t sleep, so I was practising my harmony part for ‘Celtic Dance’ about … Continue reading

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