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If you find an injured, sick or distressed koala it is important that you contact a licensed wildlife carer as soon as possible.

I Spy Koala is a citizen science app that allows anyone in New South Wales to record wild koala sightings. This data is crucial in helping us better understand and protect koalas across New South Wales.


The I Spy Koala app enables the community to record koala observation and survey data, which flows directly into BioNet, helping planning and decision making for koala conservation.
I Spy Koala App

App users can enter information about the location and condition of the koala, as well as photos and other important information. The app can be downloaded for free via the Apple App Store and Google Play Store:

Apple App Store

Google Play Store

The data collected by I Spy Koala informs environmental managers, land managers and the community about koala distribution, and assists long-term conservation strategies to secure healthy koala populations in the wild.

All records submitted to this form are uploaded monthly to the Sharing and Enabling Environmental Data map available online: Koala Sightings – BioNet.

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