Koala Hospital, Port Macquarie

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Koala Hospital takes care of koalas injured through fire, dog attacks, and collisions with vehicles. Located in the Macquarie Nature Reserve, it is the only hospital of its kind in the world. The hospital staff treats about 250 injured animals each year. Some parts of this site are open to the public daily, offering you a chance to walk around the koala enclosures. To see the animals fed by staff members, time your visit for early morning or afternoon. the hospital illustrates Australia's efforts to protect its varied and often endangered wildlife. Plan to see Koala Hospital and other attractions that appeal to you using our Port Macquarie road trip planner .
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  • This was quite unique. It is for free and we can see the koalas. The Koalas were brought to the Koala Hospital to help them heal. One female was hurt by bush fires. Another was hit by a car. Another c...  more »
  • This is a wonderful place to visit to see koalas close up and learn about them and the hazards they face. The 'patients' (koalas) in the hospital were detailed on a large board so that you could learn...  more »
  • Cannot miss our visit to this wonderful place, we now sponsor a koala and comment the staff for operating this sanctuary.  more »
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