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APRIL - 2009

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Ride a Little on the Wild Side - Steve Irwin Harley Davidson Tribute Motorcycle

30 April 2009

Check out this Harley Davidson Sportster 883! It is the only one of its kind in the world. It is an extraordinary piece of machinery and was donated to Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors as a tribute to the original Wildlife Warrior - Steve Irwin.The...

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The Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve

Russell Crowe joins the fight to Save Steve’s Place!

22 April 2009

Aussie actor and friend of Steve Irwin, Russell Crowe, has taken the fight to save the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve on to US television. In an interview on popular talk show ‘The Late Show with David Letterman', Aussie actor, Russel Crowe,...

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It's your Australia Zoo!

20 April 2009

Crikey! Have you noticed anything different about the Australia Zoo website? The Webteam have been flat out like a lizard drinking to create a bigger and better MyAustraliaZoo! And boy, it's a little beauty! The new look MyAustraliaZoo has it all....

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Prof. Franklin, Steve and the Croc team.

Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve: A biodiversity and research hotspot

20 April 2009

On Tuesday April 28, Professor Craig Franklin will deliver his inaugural University of Queensland, Steve Irwin Memorial Lecture at Customs House, Brisbane. His lecture will feature the Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve, outlining its intrinsic...

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Saenchai Sor Kingstar and his crew meet some gorgeous Zoo wildlife

Muay Thai Champion visits the Zoo!

17 April 2009

The world's best pound for pound fighter and current champion, Saenchai Sor Kingstar, met some of Australia Zoo's gorgeous animals during a quick visit in between promotional commitments. Saenchai is the current Lumpinee Stadium SuperFeatherweight...

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Rove’s Wildlife Warrior Award Joins Logies in the Pool Room

10 April 2009

Terri Irwin and Australia Zoo honour "Wildlife Warriors" Australia Zoo's VIP Breakfast this morning was the perfect opportunity for Terri Irwin to recognize the conservation efforts of Channel Ten's Rove McManus and Australia Zoo's own...

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Save the Wenlock River!

8 April 2009

As the battle to 'Save Steve's Place' continues, Australia Zoo and partnering organisations are looking for alternative ways to protect the area forever. Recently, the Queensland Government put forward a proposal to have the Wenlock River listed as...

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The Sea Snake is released by the Australia Zoo Rescue Unit.

Oil spill victim released!

3 April 2009

A few weeks ago, an oil spill occurred off the Queensland coast, in Moreton Bay. An Olive-Headed Sea Snake was brought into the Australian Wildlife Hospital covered in oil. After a long process of removing the oil and rehabilitation, he was able to...

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