Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) that was burnt in the Mallacoota bushfires is evacuated from the Mallacoota wildlife triage centre, carried in a crate by a RAAF crew member (left) and Forest and Wildlife Officer Mel Cheers (right), onto a Royal Australian Airforce (RAAF) C-27J Spartan for transport to Melbourne for further treatment by Zoos Victoria veterinarian staff. Six koalas were evacuated that day. Mallacoota airport, Mallacoota, Victoria, Australia.
January 2020. Editorial use only.