Native Wildlife in Distress?


Please call 13 000 94535 or click through here to log a case directly. Our service responds to all sick, injured and orphaned native wildlife enquiries.



If you are unable to get through on the phone,it's because we are busy

tending to other urgent calls


Click here to report a wildlife emergency online



Did You Know?


  • We receive an average of 180 calls per day, 7 days a week for wildlife needing our help;
  • We are NOT a Government Department and we do not receive government funding;
  • We are supported by an unbelievable team of VOLUNTEERS who rescue, transport, treat, care and release wildlife;
  • We are a CHARITY surviving on the generosity of our DONORS;
  • We currently DO NOT receive any CORPORATE sponsorship or assistance;
  • With our current level of resources our service is manned from 7am to 7pm, 7 days a week, at 7pm the service switches to a volunteer if available, if not, you can listen to a comprehensive list of alternate suggestions.
  • If you would like to help us please click here 


Kangaroos rescued from mine shaft

Kangaroos rescued from mine shaft     Last week was disastrous for Victoria’s kangaroos. In just seven days from Sunday the 22nd to Saturday the 28th of November 238 kangaroos were reported to Wildlife Victoria’s Emergency Response Service needing help.... Read more...

"Spot" the Lucky Roo!

(Updated: Monday, 14 September 2015)   Spot the kangaroo before being rescued                         Early on 31st August 2015, Wildlife Victoria received a report of an eastern... Read more...

Wildlife Victoria's Response to Comments About Kangaroo Culling

Shooters and Fishers MP Daniel Young suggested on 26th August 2015 that “Victoria introduce an open season when kangaroos could be hunted like other game species to control kangaroo numbers.” And the article: Victorian MP Calls For Open Season On Kangaroos The situation... Read more...