Please click your region to see the carer groups near you.
You can also access an extensive and searchable database of wildlife carers through Australian Fauna Care.
- List of Snake Catchers
- Wildlife Victoria Inc.
Wildlife Victoria cares for Australia's voiceless animals and is committed to reducing suffering and providing as many animals as possible with another chance at life.
Phone: 13 000 94535
- Mange Management
Click the link to report a sighting of a wombat with mange or call 0431 600 125.
Melbourne and Surrounds
- Amphibian Research Centre - based in Pearcedale
The Amphibian Research Centre was established as a centre dedicated to research and conservation of Australia's unique frogs. They provide expertise in all areas of frog knowledge including captive breeding and research and education. They also run a lost frogs home, and can care for frogs and rehome them if required.
Phone: 03 9354 4718
- Animalia Shelter - based in Frankston Heights
Anamalia helps wildlife that is Injured, sick or orphaned. All Australian wildlife can be rescued, treated, rehabilitated, then released back into the wild by Animalia Shelter. Animalia services the area between Brighton and Portsea, but is based in Frankston, Victoria.
24 hour Wildlife Emergency Hotline: 0435 822 699
- Australian Animal Rescue Inc - based in Cranbourne
Australian Animal Rescue Inc, is a non for profit volunteer, non government organization, established in April 09 after the devastating bush fires of which we spent 3 months rescuing wildlife, and getting as much food and supplies out to the people and animals throughout the Gippsland, Kinglake and Marysville areas.
Australian Animal Hotline: 0403 883 083
- Australasian Raptor Association - based in Hawthorn East
The Australasian Raptor Association was established in 1979 to promote the study, conservation and management of diurnal and nocturnal birds of prey (raptors) throughout Australasia.
Phone: 0418 387424
- AWARE Wildlife Rescue - based in Frankston
AWARE is a 100% volunteer wildlife rescue and rehabilitation organisation operating in Frankston (Victoria) and surrounding suburbs.
24 Hour Hotline: 0412 433 727
- BADGAR Emergency Wildlife Rescue - based in Greendale
24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the team of BADGAR level trained rescuers work tirelessly to help restore the balance for our wildlife that has been injured, orphaned or is sick.
Phone: 1300 223 427 (1300 BADGAR)
- Beremboke Wildlife Shelter - based in Beremboke
Berembroke Wildlife Shelter provides 24 hour assistance - responding to calls from the general public for advice and/or assistance with sick, injured or orphaned native wildlife. Provides Care & Rehabilitation of native wildlife at the shelter facility following Vet assessment. Aims for Release of wildlife back to their original location wherever possible when fully rehabilitated & safe to do so i.e. not in extremes of weather conditions or bushfire season.
Phone: 0419 608 262
- Fly By Night Bat Clinic
Licenced Wildlife Shelter in Melbourne. Our volunteers are dedicated to the rescue & rehabilitation of the endangered Grey-headed Flying Fox, other native bats & wildlife.
Emergency Hotline: 0409 530 541
- Help for Wildlife - based in Coldstream
Help for Wildlife has at their disposal through professional links and partnerships, access to key expertise in wildlife veterinary care, wildlife management and also works on endangered and threatened species.
Help For Wildlife Phone: 0417 380 687
- South Oakleigh Wildlife Group - based in South East Melbourne
The South Oakleigh Wildlife Group run a 24/7 service to help injured native animals in South Eastern Metropolitan Melbourne. They are a non-profit organisation run by volunteers who rescue, rehabilitate and release orphaned an injured wildlife.
Phone: 0411 600 591
- Warriors 4 Wildlife - based in Bayswater
Wildlife Warriors is a wildlife shelter that rehabilitates and releases local wildlife.
- Wildlife Rescuers Inc. - based in North Melbourne
The volunteer rescuers will take in all native animals including flying foxes and microbats.
24 Hour hotline: 0417 506 941
- Wildlife Rescue & Information Network Inc. (WRIN) - based in Bendigo
WRIN looks after Central Victoria's Wildlife. Please be patient, as this organisation is made up of unpaid volunteers.
Phone: 0419 356 433
- Wildlife Rescue North East Victoria (N.E.V.) - based in Benalla
Wildlife Rescue North East Victoria (N.E.V.) are a group of volunteers who give their time and patience to care for and rehabilitate thousands of injured and sick native animals each year.
Phone: 0437 118 281
- Wildlife Rescue Emergency Service (WRES) - based in Golden Square
WRES aims to rescue and care for all native wildlife unable to fend for themselves, being mindful at all times to act in the best interests of the animal with the objective of returning it to the wild.
24 Hour Number: 0427 301 401
- Bairnsdale Wildlife Rescue
A wildlife carer for over 25 years and has been involved with wildlife rescue in the Bairnsdale area for over 10 years.
Phone between 7am to 8pm, 7 days per week: 0407 174043
- Warrnambool Wildlife Rescue Inc.
The group is dedicated to caring, helping and rehabilitating injured and orphaned native wildlife in the South West pocket of Victoria.
Emergency Hotline: 1300 094 535