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If you find a sick, injured or orphaned native animal in need of rescue, rehabilitation or re-release:

  • browse the map; or

         

  • consult the following list;

to find your closest wildlife carer group

 

Click on the following to quicken your search

Note: In most States and Territories  you require a license to care for native Australian wildlife.

Australian Capital Territory                      

RSPCA Wildlife ACT Weston 02 6287 8113 (bh)
0413 495 031 (ah)

New South Wales                                       

Australian Seabird Rescue Ballina 02 6686 2852
0428 862 852
For Australian Wildlife Needing Aid (FAWNA)

 

Kempesy
Port Macquarie
Taree
Forster
Gloucester
Dungog
02 6581 4141

 

Friends of the Koala Lismore East 02 6622 1233
Friends of the Waterways Gunnedah 02 6742 1826
Great Lakes Wildlife Rescue Bungwahl 02 4997 6388
Kangaroo Protection Co-op Sydney 02 9817 4892
Koala Hospital Port Macquarie 02 6584 1522
Koala Preservation Society - Hunter Tanilba Bay 02 4984 5168
Koalas in Care Taree 02 6552 2183
0439 406 770
Looking After Our Kosiusko Orphans (LAOKO) Jindabyne 02 6456 1313
Native Animal Network Association (NANA) Nowra 0418 427 214
Native Animal Trust Fund Toronto 0418 628 483
Northern Rivers Wildlife Carers Lismore 02 6628 1866
Northern Tablelands Wildlife Carers Armidale 1800 008 290
Organisation for the Rescue and Research of Cetaceans (ORRCA) Gosford
 
02 9415 3333
 
Rescue and Rehabilitation of Australian Native Wildlife (RRANA) Broken Hill
 
0429 204 416
 
Saving Our Native Animals (SONA) Adelong 02 6946 2222
Sunraysia Wildlife Carers Group Gol Gol 02 6374 4286
Sydney Metropolitan Wildlife Lindfield 02 9413 4300
Tweed Valley Wildlife Carers Tweed Valley 02 6672 4789
Wildcare Queanbeyan Queanbeyan 02 6299 1966
Wildlife Aid Singleton 0447 667 737
Wildlife Animal Rescue and Care Gosford 02 4325 0666
Wildlife Carers Network Mudgee 02 6374 4286
Wildlife Carers of Glen Innes Glen Innes 02 6732 2771
WIRES - Blue Mountains Blue Mountains 02 4754 2946
WIRES - Central Coast Wyong 1300 094 737
WIRES - Central North Tamworth 1300 131 554
WIRES - Central West Bathurst 02 6331 1066
WIRES - Clarence Valley Clarence Valley 02 6643 4055
WIRES - Cobar Cobar 0428 263 322
WIRES - Coffs Harbour Coffs Harbour 02 6652 7119
WIRES - Dubbo Dubbo 1300 556 686
WIRES - Far South East Eden 02 6495 4150
WIRES - Hawksbury Windsor 02 4577 2669
WIRES - Illawarra Wollongong 02 4285 5630
WIRES - Mid-South Coast Narooma 0427 020 327
WIRES - Murray River Albury 0427 493 716
WIRES - Nambucca  Nambucca 02 6564 8661
WIRES - New England Armidale 02 6778 4994
WIRES - Norther Rivers Lismore 02 6628 1898
WIRES - Riverena Wagga Wagga 0407 600 755
WIRES - Snowy Mountains Tumut 02 6949 5999
WIRES - Southern Tabelands Goulburn 02 4822 3888
WIRES - Sydney Sydney 02 8977 3333
WIRES - Wingecarribee Bowral 02 4862 1788
WIRES - Wollondilly Picton 02 4684 1656
Chris McGregor (I) Colo Heights 02 4565 0323
 

Northern Territory                                     

Katherine Wildlife Rescue Service Katherine 0412 955 336
RSPCA - Alice Springs Alice Springs 08 8953 4430
Wildcare - Alice Springs Alice Springs 0419 221 128
Wildcare - Darwin Darwin 08 8988 6121
Wildlife Rescue  Darwin 0407 391 543

Queensland                                               

Aussie Native Animals Care & Rescue Assoc. Inc. North Mackay 07 4942 8144
Aust Care Environmental Services Pty Ltd Upper Mount Gravatt 07 3420 3040
Australian Animals Care and Education Inc (AACE) Oonoonba 07 4935 6076
0408 613 914
Australian Rescue and Rehabilitation of Wildlife Assoc Inc (ARROW) Esk 0413 453 722
Australian Wildlife Rescue Service CQ Inc Mackay 0447 543 268
Bat Care Brisbane Inc. Capalaba 07 3821 2341
0488 228 134
Bat Rescue Inc. Nambour West 07 5441 6200
Bats Qld Gold Coast 0447 222 889
Bats Qld Lockyer Valley 07 4697 5122
Birds Injured Rehabilitated & Orphaned Assoc. Inc. Ferny Hills 07 3351  4068
Brisbane Area Rescue Network Assoc Inc Rocklea 0405 056 066
Capricornia Wildlife & Welfare Assoc Yeppoon 07 4939 3316
Central Queensland Wildlife Hospital Assoc Inc Cawarral 07 4934 4588
Community for Coastal and Cassowary Conservation Inc  Mission Beach 07 4068 7197
Eagles Nest Wildlife Sanctuary Ravenshoe 07 4097 6098
F.A.U.N.A Assoc. Inc. Mt Berryman 07 54 664 144
1300 328 621
Far North Queensland Wildlife Rescue Assoc. Manunda 07 4053 4467
Fauna Rescue Whitsundays Assoc. Inc. Cannonvale 07 4947 3389
Gladstone & District Wildlife Carers Assoc. Inc. Kin Kora 0427 106 803
Independent Wildlife Care Assoc Cranbrook 0412 123 783
Ipswich Koala Protection Society Inc (IKPS) Mt Forbes 07 5464 6274
Magnetic Island Fauna Carers Organisation Nelly Bay 0427 918 130
Nth Qld Wildlife Care Assoc Aitkenvale 0414 717 374
Orphaned Native Animal Rear and Release Inc Barellan Point 07 3209 8548
Pelican and Seabird Rescue Capalaba 0404 118 301
Pine Rivers Koala Care Assoc. Strathpine 0401 350 799
Qld Native Animal Care Bellbowrie  
Queensland Wildlife Carers & Volunteers Assoc. Inc Bundaberg West 07 4159 6431
Redcliffe District Wildlife Rescue Inc. Kippa-Ring  
Rockhampton Wildlife Rescue, Education and Conservation Assoc Inc Rockhampton 0437 556 744
Royal Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals, Qld Inc. Fairfield Gardens 07 3426 9999
South Burnett Wildlife Group Murgon 07 4168 2933
South East Qld Wildlife Carers Logan Reserve 0402 644 162
South East Qld Wildlife Rescue Mt Gravatt 07 3349 8486
Sunshine Coast Fauna Centre Landsborough  
Tara Wildlife Support Assoc. Tara 07 4669 4433
The Gap Wildlife Carers Bellbowrie 07 3202 6686
Tolga Bat Hospital Atherton 07 4091 2683
Wildcare Australia Nerang 07 5527 2444
Wildlife Australian Emergency Rehabilitation & Conservation Noosa
 
07 5485 3020
0427 862 664
Wildlife Carers Network Yeppoon 07 4933 0384
Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Centre St George 07 4625 4411
0407 874 159
Wildlife Volunteers Assoc. Sunshine Coast Nambour West 07 5441 6200
Wildlife Wanderer's Carer Group Assoc Inc. Nanango 0447 196 704
Wildlife's Welfare Carers Inc Oakey 07 46912675
0417 070 337

South Australia                                         

Australian Marine Wildlife Research and Rescue Organisation Port Adelaide
 
08 8262 5452
0411 057 551
Dept of Environment and Heritage Adelaide 08 8124 4700
Fauna Rescue of South Australia Modbury North 08 8289 0896
RSPCA Adelaide 08 8231 6931

Tasmania                                                   

Dept of Industries, Water and the Environment Hobart 03 6233 6556
TasFauna
      (Wildcare - central north)
  0409 978 064
Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service Hobart 03 6233 2270
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary Mole Creek 03 6363 6162
Wildcare - main office Hobart 03 6233 2836
Wildcare - north   0417 108 596
Wildcare - north east   03 6256 7009
Wildcare - north west   0407 434 739
Wildcare - south   0408 602 728

Victoria                                                       

Help for Wildlife Coldstream 0417 380 687
Wildlife Victoria Fitzroy 1300 094 535
Healesville Sanctuary
      (drop-off only)
Healesville 03 5957 2800

Western Australia                                     

Pilbara Wildlife Carers Assn Pilbara 0438 924 842
Darling Range Wildlife Shelter Perth 0400 802 409
Greenough Wildlife Bird Park Greenough 08 9926 1171
Kangaroo Haven Kununurra 0438 921 942
Wildcare Helpline (24hrs) All Areas 08 9474 9055
Wildlife Assist Golden Bay 0400 904 016
Witchys kangaroo rescue and wildlife care Beverley 08 9646 1469
0437 483 175
Uralla Wildlife Sanctuary Mt Barker 08 9856 1065

 

 

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