Check out this video of an Australian woman risking her life to save a Koala that had been burned in a brush fire.

Video courtesy of NBC affiliate KXAN.

This goes to prove my theory: Australia is basically Texas floating in the ocean.

As a kid, Australia was just about the only place I wanted to travel.

I was a little cowboy wannabe and I thought the crocodile hunter, Steve Irwin was the man. A cowboy in shorts.

Also, one of the best westerns is set in Australia - 'Quigley Down Under'. It stars Magnum P.I. himself!