BUSHFIRE GRANT RECIPIENTS

An overview of our  Wildlife Emergency Response Fund grant recipients to date

  • Sleepy Burrows WLT - Deliveries of water and hay to support drought and fire-hit wombat sanctuary
  • Rainbow Spirit Organics WLT - Supplementary wildlife food for local wild kangaroos, birds and possums
  • 801 WLT - Tree guards and stakes to replant trees/ protect seedlings
  • Ringtail Creek WLT - Fruit for pre-release flying fox colony
  • Wombat Care Bundanoon WLT - Medication to treat wild wombats with mange
  • Wallaby carer - Water, lucerne chaff and kangaroo pellets for wallabies in care
  • Wombat Protection Society Australia - Funds to distribute to wildlife carers in urgent need of milk, supplementary food, medicine etc in the Wombat Protection Society Australia (WPSA) network
  • Sydney Wildlife - A fruit cutting machine to prepare large quantities of fruit for young flying-foxes in care
  • Jarowair WLT - Funds to build a secondary enclosure in a koala rehabilitation centre to house fire-affected males
  • Wombat and kangaroo carer - Wildlife feed for macropods, birds and wombats (wild and in care), funds for tick and burn medication, antibiotics and antinflammatories
  • Mallyons on the Murray WLT - Materials to make water wells, which were distributed across Adelaide and Kangaroo Island post-bushfires to provide fresh water for wildlife
  • Corang River Bed and Breakfast WLT - Deliveries of water and two aviaries for housing possums in care
  • Kangaroo Valley Wildlife Initiative - Emergency food and water drops in severely burnt forests in Kangaroo Valley
  • Little Bluebush Wildlife Sanctuary WLT - Kangaroo milk substitute, museli and burns dressings for bushfire-affected joeys in care
  • Clarence River Wildlife Sanctuary WLT - Building and installation of camera-monitored watering stations across fire-affected property
  • Wildlife carer - Kangaroo and possum milk substitutes, wildlife food pellets, fruit and vegetables for animals in care. A Humidicrib to support young joeys and Coccidial medication for older kangaroos.
  • Wildlife carer - Feed and water stations and possum boxes in fire-affected areas
  • Bat carer - Food, medicine, travel expenses and a new enclosure for an influx of flying-foxes in care.
  • Habitat Abbey WLT - Nestboxes for gliders and possums in a fire-affected area
  • Wildlife ARC Central Coast - Wildlife food for birds, reptiles and amphibians in care
  • Wildlife Empire - Wildlife  food for animals in care, water stations for koalas in burnt areas
  • Wildlife Empire - An intensive care unit for baby flying-foxes and an enclosure for older bats in care
  • Wildcare Queanbeyan Inc. - Emergency wildlife food drops for 25 properties with 45 food drop locations, additionally assisting wildlife carers in the region with enclosures and medical costs for animals in care
  • Native Animal Rescue Group (NARG) - Emergency wildlife food drops in the Southern Tablelands, NSW. Additionally assisting wildlife carers in the region with enclosures for animals in care
  • UTS Sydney - Materials to build nestboxes for possums in burnt areas
  • Chough's Roost WLT - Supplementary food for local wild goannas, wallabies, birds and dragons
  • Second Chances WLT - Improving an existing joey pen and constructing a new one for an influx of joeys in care
  • Higher Ground Raptor Centre - Installation of a significantly improved water storage and cooling system to cool down birds in care and irrigate the area in the event of bushfires or heatwaves
  • Bushfire Wildlife Rescue and Support - Emergency wildlife food drops for fire-affected properties throughout NSW and Victoria
  • Wildlife ARC - A predator-proof aviary for an influx of flying-foxes in care
  • Demon Valley WLT - Replacing water pump for wildlife waterhole and some supplementary feeding for local wild birds
  • property owner - Supplementary feed for wild swamp wallabies and Rosenberg's goannas in a fire-affected area
  • Koala carer - Enclosure to house drought and fire-affected koalas in care long-term while their release site regenerates from the fires
  • Agile Project Trinity Beach - Vehicle for rescuing and transporting wildlife within a wildlife care network
  • Jarake Sanctuary WLT - The implementation of a virtual fencing trial along a road with high incidence of wombat carstrikes to reduce impacts to drought-stricken populations
  • Property owner - Supplementary feeding of wildlife on fire-affected Kangaroo Island property
  • Wildlife carer - Food for kangaroo joeys in care and the installation of a new pre-release enclosure
  • Wildlife carer - Mange treatment for wombats in care and food for kangaroo joeys in care
  • Possumwood WLT - New barn to house kangaroos in care in fire-hit region
  • Lorelei WLT - Wildlife cameras to monitor food stations in burnt area
  • Sydney Metro Wildlife Services - A portable soft-release enclosure for wombats in care
  • Wog Wog Wildlife Sanctuary WLT - Supplementary feeding for wild wallabies, birds and wombats
  • Quoll Headquarters WLT - Construction of a predator-proof fence to protect a population of tiger quolls
  • Rocklily WLT - Dam construction and silt removal to provide fresh water for wild wombats and kangaroos in burnt area
  • Bushfire Wildlife Rescue and Support - Koala traps to humanely capture and transport fire-affected koalas on Kangaroo Island
  • Wallaby carer - New enclosure for wallaby joeys in care
  • Wildlife Empire - Emergency transport of koalas and parrots to a suitable rehabilitation site
  • Dimmocks Retreat Wildlife – WLT New enclosure for wildlife in care and an extension of the existing joey enclosure to house more animals
  • Point Cook Wildlife Care - Maintenance of wildlife shelter
  • Crystal Ocean Wildlife Shelter - Maintenance of wildlife shelter
  • Mosswood Wildlife Rescue and Rehab - Maintenance of wildlife shelter
  • Warrumbungle Wildlife Shelter - Maintenance of wildlife shelter
  • Wisdom Wombat Refuge WLT - Maintenance of wildlife shelter
  • Northern Rivers Wildlife Care Inc. - Wildlife food and travel costs to house flying foxes in care
  • Lorelei WLT - Wildlife cameras to monitor nestboxes for possums and gliders
  • Badgery's Creek Wildlife Sanctuary - New enclosure for kangaroo joeys in care and a new water tank
  • Kangawatch - New enclosure to house kangaroo joeys
  • Wombat Care Bundanoon WLT -  A shed and outdoor area to host conservation workshops and working bees, serving a secondary function as a wildlife shelter when needed
  • Possumwood WLT - New enclosure for wallabies in care
  • Misty Hills Sanctuary WLT - Mange treatment trials for wild wombats, new enclosures for wombats and kangaroos in care, and track grading for enclosure access
  • Northern Rivers Wildlife Care Inc. - Incubator, thermostat and heating plate for wildlife in care
  • Warrego Wildlife Inc. - Workshop for building equipment and housing macropods in drought-stricken area
  • Wombat Protection Society Australia - Wildlife cameras for monitoring mange in wild wombats and feeding stations
  • Sleepy Burrows WLT - Installation of a water storage and irrigation system to support wild wombats with year-round food and water
  • Little Bluebush Wildlife Sanctuary WLT - Water tanks and troughs to store and distribute water to local wildlife, particularly kangaroos
  • Clarence River Wildlife Sanctuary WLT - An aeration system to support native eastern cod trapped in a watering hole due to drought
  • Badgery's Creek Wildlife Sanctuary - Medical supplies, medical treatment and wildlife food for kangaroos affected by fire