NWC – NSW Wildlife Council

"Achieving optimal outcomes for Australian wildlife"


The Victorian Wildlife Council are proud to announce registrations are now open for the Australian Wildlife Rehabilitation Conference to be held at Central Pier, Docklands in Melbourne 1st -4th August, 2016. This year being a very special year, as it…
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Search for animal bushfire survivors

Hunter Wildlife rescue groups have taken to scene of the recent Williamtown bushfire to search for any survivors. They say native animals are particularly vulnerable in the warmer months, with many nursing young ones. See the whole story at the…
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WRSC South Coast Newsletter

The Wildlife Rescue South Coast Inc’s November newsletter is out. Click through the title to get the link.

Wombat Code of Practice

News Flash – the Office of Environment and Heritage has approved the Wombat Code of Practice 2015 The Code has been produced by the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS).  An initial draft of the Code was prepared by the…
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The Lyme disease debate

A national study led by a Perth-based researcher could be one step closer to ending the Lyme disease debate in Australia for good. Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium – borrelia burgdoferi – passed on by ticks. Prevalent in…
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Join the 2015 Koala Count

Help count koalas for conservation – join the 2015 national Koala Count! The Koala Count is an innovative citizen science survey conducted annually by the National Parks Association of NSW (NPA) that anyone can take part in! This year, the national…
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