Queen guitarist plays for koala survivor in fire

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — British rock musician, guitarist of the legendary Queen Queen Brian May arranged a musical show for the koala, who survived the fires of Australia. The artist posted the corresponding video on his Instagram page.

The footage shows a koala sitting on Brian May’s shoulder, clutching its neck with its paws. At this moment, the musician plays the guitar. In the video caption, Queen’s guitarist wrote that he had a precious moment with a charming rescued koala in the Brisbane Veterinary Hospital.

According to May, experts are doing an incredible job of caring for survivors of the tragic fires in Queensland.

113 species of animals are endangered due to the raging fires in Australia, according to National Geographic. Among them is also a koala – one of the symbols of the country.


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