If you come across native wildlife that appears to be injured or suffering, please contact a wildlife rescue organisation for assistance or contact your nearest vet for advice. Most vets will not charge to treat native wildlife.

Wildlife Rescue Organisations and contact numbers:

 Wildlife Victoria

acts as a central call center for any wildlife emergencies in Victoria
ph: 03 8400 7300
click HERE to report a Wildlife Emergency



NortheRn Melbourne and surrounds

Wildlife Rescuers
ph: 0417 506 941

Ballarat / Greendale

BADGAR Emergency Wildlife Rescue
ph: 1300 BADGAR (1300 223 427)

Central Victoria

WRIN – Wildlife Rescue and Information Network
ph: 0419 356 433

east victoria

Wildlife Rescue North East Victoria
ph: 0437 118 281

Frankston and surrounds

AWARE Wildlife Rescue
ph: 0412 433 727

Mornington Peninsula, Frankston, Phillip Island, Warragul, Moe, Wilsons Prom

Animalia Wildlife Shelter – Rescue Service
ph: 0435 822 699