The winners of the NWC 2017 rehabilitation grants are:

  1. Shona Lorigan – ORRCA – for 21 bespoke whale/dolphin slings for use throughout coastal NSW and further afield if required – view final report
  2. Lindsay Hayes – Independent General Licensee, Narrandera – 6252M extension to an existing kangaroo enclosure – view final report
  3. Gail Stevens – FAWNA (NSW) – part funding of a replacement flying-fox crèche and rehabilitation facility on NSW’s mid-north coast
  4. Fiona Brennan – Hunter Wildlife Rescue-NATF – Extension to a raptor flight facility to increase it to 10M x 4M x 3.5 M in the Hunter Region
  5. Catriena Naughtin – Northern Rivers Wildlife Carers – Ballina – Purchase of an intensive care unit for young flying-fox pups in rehabilitation – view final report
  6. Janine Davies – Wildlife Rescue South Coast – Bomaderry – fitments for a flying-fox crèche and release facility
  7. Lynette Millett – WIRES Northern Beaches – materials to make 62 ringtail possum dreys for releases in the Sydney Northern Beaches area – view final report

A total of $10,507.00 was awarded in Grants for the 2017-2018 grant round.