“In the end we will conserve only what we love; we will love only what we understand; and we will understand only what we have been taught.”
― Baba Dioum
Education and awareness is a very important part of what we all do.
Koala Conservation Days for Locals run regularly and are a great way of learning about and helping wild koalas.
Please donate here to keep these important days running. Our founders and supporters, Echidna Walkabout are a Social Enterprise and they provide these highly subsidized day as part of their mission is to ensure the free-living future of Australia’s wildlife
Are you part of a local school, club or conservation group in the areas of Anakie, Balliang, Geelong, Lara or Werribee near Melbourne?
We are interested in working with you. Please contact us if your group would like to learn from experienced naturalists with 20+ years of wildlife expertise in your local area.
Janine Duffy, President of Koala Clancy Foundation inc and co-owner of Echidna Walkabout, is a vibrant guest speaker to schools, clubs, adult educational groups and conservation organisations. She is particularly passionate about fostering connection between children and the natural world. Her presentations can be conducted on site at your venue, or in field trips to the You Yangs, Serendip or Brisbane Ranges NP.
Please contact Janine for more information.
More Wildlife Information that we are sharing
- Check out the items on the panel on the right!
- Koala Clancy's own Facebook [click tab on right side of this page to view latest posts] or go to Facebook
- Find out how to get great photos while watching koalas the sustainable way - it works!
- Echidna Walkabout's wildlife blog and their Facebook Page has lots of interesting wildlife information and photos