"For one brief glorious exploding moment it looked like the environment lobby had found some leadership. Apparently not."
'Good grief, the entitlement of the rich is disgraceful,' wrote one person in response.
"This is brilliant," tweeted many many people.
The Raine Island Recovery Project estimated there were 64,000 endangered green turtles at the Raine Island rookery.
The two bears could leave as early as October, with details due to be confirmed later.