Farmer fined $34k for his role in mass koala deaths

By Tara Cosoleto
Updated February 23 2024 - 6:50pm, first published 6:44pm
A farmer has been fined after dozens of koalas died or were seriously injured in land clearing. (HANDOUT/THE WILDERNESS SOCIETY)
A farmer has been fined after dozens of koalas died or were seriously injured in land clearing. (HANDOUT/THE WILDERNESS SOCIETY)

An 85-year-old farmer has been handed a $34,000 fine for his role in the deaths of 74 koalas in Victoria's southwest.

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