Wildlife Victoria.

A helping hand for wildlife in need.


Phone: (03) 8400 7300

registered charityWildlife emergency in Victoria? You've come to the right place.

Please register details using this link or give our emergency response line a call on 03 8400 7300. Please note that we can receive around 300 calls a day and may currently be very busy. Please also note that our Emergency Response phone lines are open from 7.30am to 7.00pm on weekdays, and from 8.00am to 6.30pm on weekends.

If you are able to log your details online, we will attend to you as soon as possible. If you need some advice, have a look at our "How to help" page.

In Focus:

Our January


View the full month’s statistics

9,299 Reports

to the Emergency

Response Service

  • 38% Regional
  • 62% Metro

4,795 Animals Reported

including 579 Orphans

stats animals native

Referred to 533
Individuals or Organisations

  • 86 Foster Carers & Shelters
  • 274 Rescuers & Transporters
  • 240 Veterinary Clinics

Our activity

in your area.

Explore the map to see which animals were in need of our help in your local area last month. The points on this map all relate to a single animal, or family of animals, reported to Wildlife Victoria last month. (Yes, this is just one month!)



3 Mar
World Wildlife Day
Sun Mar 03
21 Mar
22 Mar
World Water Day
Fri Mar 22
16 Jun