Category Archives: koalas

Residents urged to be alert for koalas on the move


Redlands Coast residents are urged to be on the lookout for koalas who are on the move looking for love. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams said koalas were more active during the breeding season, which occurred between August and December. “We share our naturally wonderful Redlands Coast with koalas so we need to watch out  Continue reading…

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Keep an eye out for koalas on the move


The annual movement of young koalas is underway around Redlands Coast with residents and motorists reminded to keep a close watch for them. Redland City Mayor Karen Williams urged locals to be on the lookout over the coming months for young marsupials and help keep them safe during their journeys. “We all have a part  Continue reading…

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Council partners with Griffith University for koala facial recognition project


Redland City Council is working with Griffith University researchers to see if facial recognition technology can be used to identify the movement of koalas and assess their use of wildlife road crossing structures. Mayor Karen Williams said Council supported the university-led pilot study and had provided input on the proposed research applications near Eprapah Creek  Continue reading…

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