Mama will always love and protect her baby. ....

Mama will always love and protect her baby. ....

Iiiik!...Uhm, This Place Is So Nice...I'm Going To Find Some Nice Friends With Samissomar's Pinterests !...

Koala by MrsLimestone What a real cutie. I love these guys. Their fur is surprisingly not soft, tho. My favorite animal

Wombats - they look like they have a great sense of humour, don't they?

18+ Cute Australian Animals Pictures that Can Melt Your Heart [So Cute

The koala is a marsupial, related to the wombat. Neither are bears. Koalas are native to the Australian bush but now less often seen in the wild, due to human impact.

Queensland is one of two states in Australia where you can cuddle a koala. Check out the koala infographic for more koality facts.

Koala Infographic: Some koality facts about a local icon. But most importantly koalas are NOT bears!

Koala, Australia by Gary Brown

Koala, Australia Photograph by Gary Brown, Your Shot This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures This little miracle was saved from its dead mother. Taken at The Australian Reptile Park in Australia NSW.

A Koala Visitor! Country Lane in Stirling, South Australia.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

"A Koala Visitor!" On a Friend's Country Lane in Stirling, South Australia. >> I would like to see one of these walking on my driveway!