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This April, we're adopting Bilbies!

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This April, we're adopting Bilbies!

Here at Koala, we’re passionate animal lovers and want to see all Australian animals flourish. This April, we’re extremely proud to announce that we have partnered with Taronga Conservation Society Australia to help in the conservation efforts of one of Australia’s favourite marsupials, the Greater Bilby.  For the entire month, any customers who purchase a koala mattress will ALSO adopt a Bilby from Taronga. Did you know that Bilbies are extinct in NSW?  The Bilbies have suffered a catastrophic decline; threatened in the wild by loss of habitat, and introduced feral predators. The unique animal once ranged far and wide...

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Why we're proud to be Australian made

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Why we're proud to be Australian made

We’ve had a few customers lately asking why they wouldn’t go with another cheaper company – who cares where it’s made as long as you’re getting a working product right? Wrong. Here are just a few reasons why we’re proudly Australian owned, designed and made: 1. We control the process, every step of the way Koala is committed to creating the perfect sleep experience for our customers. How do we do that? Our office is located in Sydney, and 90% of our team works from here every single day. Our factory is also in Australia, which means that not only...

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The easiest competition EVER.

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The easiest competition EVER.

It's no surprise that a night without enough shut-eye can lead to a groggy morning. But yawning to work with tired eyes is the last of your worries if you factor in the long-term effects sleep deprivation has on your body.So this year we're making it our mission to encourage Australians to take their health seriously by committing to one more hour of sleep on World Sleep Day.If you’ve EVER purchased a koala mattress, or do so before midnight on Saturday, we’ve got some great news for you. We’re giving not one, or two but THREE people a full refund...

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The 6 most influential women in animal conservation.

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The 6 most influential women in animal conservation.

It’s International Women’s Day today, and we’re celebrating unique, empowering and inspiring women all over the world. We’re extremely proud to have a strong & diverse team culture at koala, where we celebrate our staff every day.  As the saying goes, “Not all heroes wear capes”, and that’s certainly true when it comes to the issues of conservation and animal rights. We wanted to delve into the meaningful impact that women have had on animal conservation and animal rights in the past century, so we’ve put together a list of the 6 most influential women in these fields. 1. Jane...

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Netflix & Koala: March

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Netflix & Koala: March

We don’t mean to alarm you, but summer is OVER. That’s right - we’re now facing autumn and we’re not sure how to cope with it. Whilst experts are saying autumn is going to feel like summer anyway, we think this trans seasonal time calls for one thing, and one thing only. NETFLIX & KOALA of course. Here’s your guide to what’s happening in the world of Netflix for Australia in March, and we’re in for a real treat this month.  Me Before You: You know those times when you just need a good cry and you watch a soppy movie...

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