What's That Smell?
Male koalas are easily distinguished by a brown marking on their chests. This mark is a scent gland which males use to mark their territory and attract female koalas.
To see this species in the wild, we suggest Mt Gravatt Conservation Reserve, Queensland.
LIFESPAN: Up to 15 years
WEIGHT: Up to 14.9kg
LENGTH: Up to 82cm
REPRODUCTION: Live birth
1Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act