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Meet the Koala - an iconic, sleepy, tree-hugging marsupial.
Koala care

How you can help

Symbolically adopting a wild Koala at Phillip Island means you will become an official koala guardian. Koala Guardians contribute to securing a brighter future for these iconic marsupials by supporting scientific research and conservation efforts.

You will receive a digital adoption pack containing:

- Personalised Adoption Certificate

- Koala Fact Sheet

- Quarterly Newsletter to discover how your donation has helped

Adopt a Koala

How much would you like to donate?

Minimum amount: A$35.00

How much would you like to donate?

Minimum amount: A$5.00

How much would you like to donate?

Minimum amount: A$50.00

Other ways to help

Koala adoption not for you? There are plenty of other ways to support the Penguin Foundation.

Maybe you're more of a once-off donor? Or you'd like to offer in-kind goods or services? Whatever your circumstances may be, we value every contribution and act of support we receive. Visit our Get Involved page to see other ways you might be able to help or get in touch directly to chat about the best option for you.

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Is my adoption tax deductible?

The Penguin Foundation holds a Deductible Gift Recipient status and all contributions are fully tax-deductible.

How do I gift an adoption?

Simply select the species you would like to adopt and make sure to tick the 'is this a gift?' option. If you would like your gift to be sent to your gift recipient, please tick that option in the form, otherwise, the gift will be sent to your email address.

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