Giant Koala to be renamed in honour of Sam the koala

By Michelle Dryburgh
Updated November 12 2012 - 10:00am, first published August 9 2009 - 1:44pm
BIG PLANS: Giant Koala owner Rob McPherson with the world-famous image of CFA volunteer David Tree giving water to fire victim Sam. Mr Tree will attend an event at Dadswells Bridge next month where the Giant Koala will be named in honour of Sam and an information centre about the welfare of koalas launched. Picture: KATE HEALY

THE Giant Koala at Dadswells Bridge will be renamed in memory of world-famous Sam the koala.