Definition of native bear in English:

native bear

noun

Australian
another term for koala
‘In New South Wales the Native Bird and Animal Protection Act enforces regulations which permit our native bears to live in their natural state.’
  • ‘Their provisions during the last nineteen days of their journey consisted only of a very scanty supply of the flesh of the native bear or monkey, but for which, the only game the country afforded, the travelers must have perished from utter starvation.’