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Meet the people rescuing and caring for the animal survivors of Australia’s devastating bushfires. Iconic species like koalas, kangaroos and wombats face a series of hurdles to recover from their trauma.

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NARRATOR
ANJA TAYLOR

DIRECTOR AND WRITER
MAX BOURKE

FIELD DIRECTOR AND WRITER
ANJA TAYLOR

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
BETTINA DALTON

PRODUCER
DR HOLLY TRUEMAN

EDITOR
JONNIE MORRIS

PRODUCTION MANAGER
HAIDEE BROWN

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
BENJAMIN CUNNINGHAM
PETER COLEMAN
BEAU EASTMAN
CHRIS MILLER

SOUND OPERATORS
DAVID O'ROURKE
WILLIAM SHERIDAN
JOSH SELLICK

HEAD OF POST PRODUCTION
MATTHEW NIGHTINGALE

POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR
WILLIAM WARD

ASSISTANT EDITOR
NICOLE DANGOOR

GRAPHIC MANAGER
ZOE WHITTAKER

DESIGNERS
JOSH PARISOTTO
PRAJDNIK AWASTHI

ONLINE EDITOR
RYAN OLIVER-PAGE

COLORIST
REBECCA LYONS WRIGHT

SOUND DESIGNERS
MYLES WRIGLEY
MARISA MARSIONIS
MATTHEW NIGHTINGALE

MUSIC
AUDIO NETWORK

HEAD OF PRODUCTION FINANCE
MIRANDA FELTON

PRODUCTION ACCOUNTANT
VANESSA HEPBURN

BUSINESS AFFAIRS
CLARE HEDLEY
PAUL WU

ICT MANAGER
PETER TAYLOR

ARCHIVE
CONTENT MINT
GETTY
THE FOOTAGE COMPANY
CHANNEL NINE NEWS ACA
FIRE AND RESCUE NSW
NSW NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
FIRE AND RESCUE NSW
NICOLAS RAKOTOPARE PHOTOGRAPHY
DAVID WESTBROOK
FIRELIGHT PRODUCTIONS
JUKIN MEDIA
AP ARCHIVE
DAKOTA SMITH
NSW RURAL FIRE SERVICE
NSW NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
DEAN CROPP
KOALAFICATION
LILLYPILLY
30BANANASADAY
CHRIS BRADY VIA VIRAL HOG

MAPPING
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CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
MICHAEL TEAR

MANAGING DIRECTOR
ALAN ERSON

HEAD OF PRODUCTION
DR HOLLY TRUEMAN

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER
CAROLINE NICHOLS

GENERAL MANAGER
HARRIET PIKE

FOR NATURE

SERIES EDITOR
JANET HESS

SENIOR PRODUCER
LAURA METZGER LYNCH

COORDINATING PRODUCER
JAYNE YOON JUNG JUN

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
JAMES F. BURKE

LEGAL COUNSEL
BLANCHE ROBERTSON

DIGITAL LEAD
DANIELLE STEINBERG

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER – DIGITAL
AMANDA SCHMIDT

SOCIAL MEDIA EDITOR
KAREN HO

AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT
CHELSEY SAATKAMP

BUDGET CONTROLLER
JAYNE LISI

ONLINE EDITOR
CHRIS GUIDO

RE-RECORDING MIXER
ED CAMPBELL

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DORIS R. AND ROBERT J. THOMAS
THE SUN HILL FAMILY FOUNDATION

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ARNHOLD FOUNDATION
SUE AND EDGAR WACHENHEIM III
THE FAIRWEATHER FOUNDATION
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KATHY CHIAO AND KEN HAO
FILOMEN M. D’AGOSTINO FOUNDATION
CHARLES ROSENBLUM
SANDRA ATLAS BASS
LILLIAN GOLDMAN CHARITABLE TRUST

SERIES PRODUCER
BILL MURPHY

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
FRED KAUFMAN

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