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Celebrate Koala month with Koala Karnival

Published On: 10 Sep 2019

From Saturday 21 September to Monday 7 October, we will be celebrating all things Koalas at Koala Karnival. Join us at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and check out the new info hub, daily keeper talks and our cool new sticker map!

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A Day in the Life of our Exotic Wildlife Officer

Published On: 30 Jul 2019

If you’ve visited Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s captivating new attraction Lost Valley and wondered who has the incredible role of caring for the exotic collection of unique birds, mammals and reptiles who call this one-of-a-kind ecosystem experience home, we’ve got someone we’d like you to meet…

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10 Facts about Echidnas!

Published On: 10 Jul 2019

It’s renowned as one of our most iconic Aussie animals – characterised by an adorable waddle, spiky exterior, and shy disposition – but how much do you really know about the echidna? If you’re looking to sharpen up on your echidna fast facts, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has prepared a few to get you started. Read on!

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Endangered species in the spotlight

Published On: 29 Jun 2019

Here at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, we’re passionate about raising awareness of our most precious animals’ plight. We’re introducing you to some of our special residents who sadly share the title of ‘endangered’, but who are inspiring hope that their species can survive with the help of the community.

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Queensland’s First Commercial Containers Refund Reverse Vending Machine now at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Published On: 24 May 2019

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has taken another positive step in strengthening it’s commitment to the environment by partnering with TOMRA and installing Queensland’s first commercial container refund scheme reverse vending machine

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A Day in the Life of a Reptile Specialist

Published On: 29 Apr 2019

We’re lifting the lid on all things scaly, slippery and salty with a one-on-one with our Reptile Specialist Michael, and getting the inside scoop on his awesome work with our cold-blooded creatures here at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

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A Day in the Life of a Koala Specialist at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Published On: 26 Mar 2019

In the second Meet Our Family installment, we’re introducing you to our Mammals Team Leader and Koala Specialist, Sarah, and getting the low-down on what it is she does here at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary…

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Things to pop on your southern Gold Coast to-do list

Published On: 22 Mar 2019

The southern Gold Coast boasts some of the city’s best places to stay, eat and play – here are our top six suggestions of things to do on the Gold Coast to get you started on your holiday planning.

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Meet Pooh Bear, our new echidna puggle at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Published On: 06 Mar 2019

We’ve recently welcomed a brand new addition into our growing family – a puggle (baby echidna)! Find our more about our adorable new bundle of joy, Pooh Bear.

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A Day in the Life of a Bird Supervisor at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Published On: 06 Feb 2019

We’re lifting the lid on some of the most unique roles here at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary and hearing firsthand from our wildlife team members about what their days really involve…Today we chat to our Bird Supervisor, Allison!

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