Discover Ballina - Injured Wildlife - Emergency Contacts
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Image: Baby Wombat - Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital

Finding a native animal in distress is often very overwhelming but help is available and it's important to know who you can call. This list can assist you in finding the right help. Share with friends, family, colleagues and visitors to ensure our wildlife have the best chance of survival once found. 


Call one of these emergency contacts if you find a distressed, injured or sick native animal.


Australian Seabird Rescue
+61 428 862 852

Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital
+61 437 818 883

Friends of the Koala

24/7 Rescue Hotline 02 6622 1233

Northern Rivers Wildlife Carers
+61 6628 1866

Sea Turtle Nests (NSW Turtle Watch)
+612 6686 2852

The Wildlife Twins
+61 488 579 163

Tweed Valley Wildlife Carers
+612 6672 4789

Wires Northern Rivers
+612 6628 1898

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