Koala Ark to become world's first and largest wild koala sanctuary

Julia Driscoll
By Julia Driscoll
Updated December 11 2019 - 2:54am, first published December 5 2019 - 6:00am
Photo courtesy of Aussie Ark

The recent fires on the Mid Coast have spotlighted the plight of our koalas on the world stage.


Julia Driscoll

Julia Driscoll


Julia Driscoll has worked as a journalist for the Wingham Chronicle and Manning River Times for seven years. She values the deep connection with community that being a rural and regional journalist brings. Career highlights have involved environmental stories - bringing the plight of the little known endangered Manning River helmeted turtle to the attention of the public, resulting in wide-spread knowledge in the community and conservation action; and breaking the news of the Manning River ceasing to run for the first time in recorded history.