Supporting Koala Conservation

Our Celebrate Australia event on February 24th was a successful event for both our guests and for the Australian Koala Foundation and Moreton Bay Koala Rescue.  

On Sunday, visitors to Alma Park Zoo enjoyed an Aussie Sausage Sizzle, Thong Throwing Competition, Facepainting and the chance to get up close and personal with many of our Australian Native animals.   Moreton Bay Koala Rescue were also our special guests to the event.

Moreton Bay Koala Rescue is a local not-for-profit volunteer organisation involved in the direct rescue and care of sick and injured koalas across the Moreton Bay Region, including Caboolture, Redcliffe and Pine Rivers.

Everyone enjoyed a fantastic day at Alma, learning more about Australian Natives and also raising funds for organisations that support the conservation of Koalas.  Our fundraising activities on the day raised funds that were donated to both the Australian Koala Foundation and Moreton Bay Koala Rescue.

Congratulations to our Competition Winners!

During our event we ran a prize draw for one lucky person to win an Aussie Discovery Encounter with four Australian Native animals of their choice.   Congratulations to:

Melanie C of Birkdale

Melanie has won a free Aussie Discovery Encounter for up to three people at Alma Park Zoo!

We also had three winners to our Aussie Animal Quiz for kids.  During their visit to the Zoo, kids completed a Quiz on Australian Native Animals.   Congratulations to

  • Chris
  • Melissa
  • Abigail & Chloe

We will be posting your prizes out to you shortly!

Special Thank You

We would like to thank everyone who attended our Celebrate Australia event and helping us raise funds for the Australian Koala Foundation and Moreton Bay Koala Rescue!

Moreton Bay Koala Rescue Information Tent at Celebrate Australia

We would also like to thank our amazing Volunteer Team! Our Volunteers provide valuable contributions to our events days from doning on koala suits to entertain, baking delicious cupcakes for fund raising and even facepainting! Thank you to our Volunteer Team! We really appreciate all your hard work & dedication to making Alma Park Zoo a special place to visit and assisting us to raise funds for animal conservation initiatives!

Thank you to the Amazing Alma Volunteers!

 

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