Hilarious moment woman on quad bike is chased by koala (video)

Australian woman's terrified reaction caught on camera

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The koala bloody chased me tonight! F#$....Shit me self

Posted by Ebony Churchill on Friday, 14 August 2015


The hilarious moment a woman was chased by a koala while riding a quad bike in Australia was captured on camera.

The koala's unusual behaviour showed that the animals are not as passive as many people believe.

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In the video, the koala is seen chasing dairy farmer Ebony Churchill as she flees on a quad bike in Western Victoria.

She is hear saying "get away" but the animal catches up with her quad bike and is seen clutching on to the left tyre.

Ms Churchill is heard saying: "I don't know what I'm going to do now".

The video, which was uploaded to Facebook has been viewed over 1.7 million times.

One user commented: "Lol so funny too much eucalyptus".

While another wrote: "Think he wanted a cuddle".

Director of the Koala Ecology Group at the University of Queensland, Bill Ellis, told the Sydney Morning Herald that the koala's behaviour was "very unusual".

"It wouldn't surprise me if it was something to do with the noise that [the quad bike] was making," he said.

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