Paddle, Pellita, Chan and Idalia are on loan to Singapore for 6 months – in celebration of SG50 and to commemorate Australia’s 50 years of diplomatic ties with Singapore. Once the zoo is able to support these koalas, the gift will be made permanent.
While our Republic is swooning over these adorable creatures, the Down Under has a new social media sensation: THE QUOKKA.
The defeat is clear. 4,820 votes for quokka and 2,604 votes for koala.