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Stories of successful wildlife rescues and releases
Never give up

Never give up

Please take a moment to acknowledge and appreciate the tireless efforts of wildlife carers and rescuers worldwide. This is young Robbie and his mum, Eastern Grey Kangaroos. Aurizon workers found them lying between railway tracks near Stanwell, Central Queensland....

Little orphan Angie

Little orphan Angie

Beautiful Angie – a baby brushtail possum – and her mum were taken to a vet after being hit by a car last week. Sadly they couldn’t save her mum but Angie was unharmed, after her mum no doubt protected her at the time of the accident. She’s now in our care and is...

Saving Matilda

Saving Matilda

Please take a moment to acknowledge and appreciate the tireless efforts of wildlife carers and rescuers worldwide. This is young Robbie and his mum, Eastern Grey Kangaroos. Aurizon workers found them lying between railway tracks near Stanwell, Central Queensland....

Frank drops in for a visit

Frank drops in for a visit

Beautiful Angie – a baby brushtail possum – and her mum were taken to a vet after being hit by a car last week. Sadly they couldn’t save her mum but Angie was unharmed, after her mum no doubt protected her at the time of the accident. She’s now in our care and is...

Coco (Flying Fox)

Coco (Flying Fox)

The iconic Aussie: this is Matilda. She’s an Eastern Grey Kangaroo, about 8 months old, and she came into our care this week. Her mother was killed by a car at Byfield but fortunately the driver checked the pouch and found this beautiful joey. They decided to care for...

Pelly the Pelican

Pelly the Pelican

Pelly the pelican came to Wildlife Rockhampton sick, injured and unable to eat. After just 14 days she flapped her wings and flew free back into the wild, healthy and happy. From Pedders Suspension in Rockhampton who found her and called in the experts, to Amanda who...

Evie (Black Striped Wallaby)

Evie (Black Striped Wallaby)

Meet Coco. We rescued her from Bouldercombe where the poor darling had been hanging by herself for three days. She was very thin but surprisingly still alive and seemingly unaffected by the cold nights. She's a little fighter and took her first bottle of milk like a...

Digit (Brushtail Possum)

Digit (Brushtail Possum)

Adorable little Frank is a white-striped free-tailed bat. Amazingly enough, he was dropped by a crow right beside one of our very own carers as they made their way to work one morning last week. As a micro bat, his body length is only about 6cm, and his diet consists...

Laughing Kookaburra

Laughing Kookaburra

This Laughing Kookaburra had a fractured wing. He was rehabilitated and successfully released.

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