This little female koala joey is the first one born this season at Taronga Zoo
Koalas hugging cool trees can reduce their body temperatures by almost 70 per cent
A virus that may weaken the immune system of koalas, similar to HIV in humans, is a new “wild card” among threats facing the species and nearly all koalas in Queensland could already be infected.
Is this beloved national icon a threatened species, or a plague? It all depends where you look.