The Zookeepers' Quest - The Koala and the Bushfire

A project in Perth, AU by Lorraine Miller

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Join the zookeepers in Australia as they help a koala and her joey escape from a bushfire in this adventure filled children's book
Backers: 150
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38 AUD

Funded: $5,650 AUD of $5,400 AUD
Dates: Nov 28th -> Dec 18th (20 days)
Project By: Lorraine Miller
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Latest News

Did you hear!? We're fully funded!

December 17th - via:
Amazing news! We have reached our target and are fully funded!  Thank you so much for supporting our project and helping us bring this book to life. We can now print The Zookeepers' Quest - The Koala and the Bushfire. As we still had 48 hours to go... (Read More)

Pledge Matching Day Update!

December 14th - via:
A massive thanks to everyone who made the pledge matching day a huge success. We managed to get $357 closer to our goal which was then doubled by our donor, bringing us to a new total of $5146. This means we are 95% funded and only $254 to go until... (Read More)

Pledge matching day!

December 12th - via:
I hope you had a chance to see the Facebook Live this morning but if not never fear we have all the info for you here.. We are over 80% funded, which means less than AUD$1000 left to go to hit our overall funding goal and bring these books to print!... (Read More)

Book Trailer!

December 11th - via:
Thanks so much for your support we have reached our weekly target a day early! To celebrate reaching 75% funded we have made a book trailer for The Zookeepers' Quest - The Koala and the Bushfire. Check it out!...... All the best, Lainy & Jess xx... (Read More)

100 Backers!!

December 10th - via:
We did it! A massive Thank you to Rosario for being our 100th Backer! We now have over 100 people supporting this project and helping to bring this book to life and to print. We are 71% funded with only $196 AUD to go to reach 75% funded by the end... (Read More)

We smashed our daily goal!

December 9th - via:
We did it! Our target for the end of today was to hit 60% funded and we are now at 63%! What a fantastic result! This means we are currently on $3429 from an astounding 88 backers! This means with only 8 days to go we are on track to achieve our goal... (Read More)

Live take 2!

December 8th - via:
This afternoon I went live on Facebook for the second time to give you the updated figures on the kickstarter, announce our new rewards and show you a sneak peak of what the finished book would look like. If you didn't catch it, here is the link....... (Read More)

New rewards, add ons and the countdown begins!

December 7th - via:
We will be going Live again tomorrow to start the 10 day countdown to the end of the kickstarter campaign for The Zookeepers' Quest - The Koala and the Bushfire. Join us at 5pm (AWST) on Wednesday afternoon to hear the latest updates on the... (Read More)

We are 50% funded!!

December 5th - via:
What a great week. Going into week two we are now over 50% funded woohoo! This also means that every backer now gets additional colouring sheets that they will receive as soon as the kickstarter ends when our project is funded.  Our kickstarter has... (Read More)

Happy Wildlife Conservation Day!

December 4th - via:
Hi everyone, December 4th is Wildlife Conservation Day so what a great day to celebrate all things wild!  As you may know I went live on Facebook this morning to update you all on our progress and to announce that if we reached 50% funded by the end... (Read More)

Day 5

December 2nd - via:
Hi everyone, We have managed to hit our target of $2000 so a massive Thank you to everyone who has backed and supported us so far. Our next milestone is to get to 50% funded by the end of the first week, which is $2700. If we reach the half way mark... (Read More)

We got a 'Project We Love' badge!

December 1st - via:
Hi everyone, I am so excited today to be able to tell you that not only have we reached 30% of our funding target but we have also been awarded a 'Project We Love' badge from kickstarter!! Woohoo! This means that kickstarter has hand picked our... (Read More)

Day 2

November 30th - via:
Well we didn't quite meet our goal of 25% funded in 48 hours but we were very close! We have hit 23% by day 2 which is great so we will continue to raise awareness of the campaign and keep up momentum as we still have a long way to go. Thank you... (Read More)

What an incredible start!

November 29th - via:
Thank you so much to everyone who has already backed this book and pre-ordered your copy of 'The Zookeepers Quest - The Koala and the Bushfire'  Publishing a children's book is a lot of hard work and relies on the support of its backers to bring it... (Read More)

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