10 Photos That Will Make You Want To Cuddle A Koala

girl holding koala cairns zoom wildlife dome

10 Photos That Will Make You Want To Cuddle A Koala

What’s cute, fluffy and often mistaken to be a sibling of Winnie, Yogi or Paddington? Hint: it’s not actually a bear! We are talking about the iconic koala, of course… aka the most cuddly-looking animal ever.

Dream of cuddling a Koala? Whether you’re visiting Australia and want to cuddle a koala or are a regular koala snuggler, these ten shots will have you craving koala cuddles ASAP.

Cairns Zoom is the perfect place to cuddle a Koala in Cairns. See more about our koala photo experience.

1.Who Can Deny This Face?

Those huge eyes are just staring into our animal loving souls. That sweet little smile and huge nose coming towards the camera are enough to make even the most masculine muscle man let out a squeal of aww.

2. …And These Fluffy Ears

koala with fluffy ears at cairns zoom

It’s so fluffy I could die.

Anyone who loses their marbles over fluffy alpacas or poofy poodles has obviously never seen this cuties ears.

3. Does This Koala-fy For The World’s Cutest Selfie?

koala taking a selfie at cairns zoom

If you answer “no”, do you even have a heart? We think that those Instagram models better watch out!!

4. When The Koala Is Almost As Big As You

boy holding koala at cairns zoom

This little boy is holding a huge koala that is almost as big as him! Double the cuteness!

5. This Video Of A Koala Loving Tummy Tickles

Cairns ZOOM and Wildlife Dome‘s Nellie absolutely adores having her tummy tickled! We know, our keepers just have the worlds best job…

6. This girl holding a koala

girl holding koala cairns zoom wildlife dome

We want to be her, right now.

7. This nose that you want to boop

koala up close cairns zoom wildlife dome
It’s like a little leathery nugget of adorable goodness. **BOOP**

8. These Kissing Koalas

kissing koalas rainforestation nature park

We love koalas so much, but it seems that they adore each other too! This photo of these two cuties smooching at Rainforestation Nature Park Kuranda is like a happy ray of sunshine beaming from our screen!

9. This Cheeky Little Lady

koala sticking out tongue at cairns zoom wildlife dome

Maybe its the fresh gum leaves? Maybe we did something that amused her? Either way, it’s so so cute!

10. This Couple Photo

couple cuddle a koala cairns zoom and wildlife dome

Forget posing with a baby, we are all about that perfect “family” shot with Australia’s favourite fur baby; the koala!

Looking to cuddle a Koala in Cairns? Cairns ZOOM & Wildlife Dome offer koala photo packages with and without park entry. See more about this here.