What We Rescue

Volunteers may be called on for a multitude of reasons to rescue wildlife with injuries, illness or abandonment associated with:

Attacks by household pets or other animals on wildlife

Collision with motor vehicles

Destruction of natural habitat by urban expansion

Fighting in the wild

Extreme weather conditions





Habitat loss


Old age & geriatric

Poisoning, pollution & toxic waste

Oil spills in the harbour

We Need Your Help

To report an injured, sick or orphaned animal, call:

0418 628 483  or 0418 NATIVE

Hunter Wildlife Rescue operates a 24 hour, 7 days a week Call Centre staffed by home-based volunteers trained to assist in all aspects of animal rescues.