Resources & Publications

Code of Practice

Care of Sick, Injured or Orphaned Protected Animals in Queensland
Nature Conservation Act 1992

"This code will ensure that the activities of all parties involved in the care and rehabilitation of native animals in Queensland result in the best possible conservation and animal welfare outcomes for rehabilitated animals and the wild populations they are returned to."

© State of Queensland, 2013

RnR (Rehabilitation and Release) Newsletters

These newsletters are produced twice a year and as the title suggests, they are all about providing information on the rehabilitation and release of native animals.

The first twenty additions of the letter are available on the RnR Newsletters page.

Further issues of RnR are available to members only.

CLICK HERE to find out more about becoming a member.

Phone Coordinators’ Handbook

This manual has been adapted by Qld Wildlife Rehabilitation Council from manuals shared by the following organisations. We wish to thank these organisations for the use of their materials and their assistance with this publication.

  • WIRES Blue Mountains Branch
  • Fauna Rescue Whitsundays Association Inc.
  • North Queensland Wildlife Care Inc.
  • RSPCA 1300 Animal

Checklist for setting up a group

QWRC has developed an outline of requirements to start a care group. The following is by no means a final document and we would appreciate feedback regarding information

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