About Koala Misty

by | Dec 17, 2017 | Our Koalas, You Yangs Region


Origin of name:

In 2014 she was taken into koala hospital due to heat stress after four days over 40 C. She enjoyed having a fine mist sprayed onto her.

Heat stressed koala

Known since:

18th January 2014

How often seen:

She has been seen 31 times in 2017


She has two children: male Lluvia born in 2015, and female Cuddles born in 2016. Cuddles still lives near her, and Lluvia still visits.

Koala mother cuddling joey


her daughter Cuddles shares her home range, female Pat lives next door, males Anzac and Cruiz live nearby.

Media Appearances:

Misty appears as the mother of charismatic joey Cuddles in these videos:  Baby koala joey tries to suckle from mum; How much can a mother bear

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