Injured, sick or orphaned wildlife

call our 24/7 Hotline

0432 300 033

Training

To become active as a volunteer / carer with ACT Wildlife you must complete an Orientation course first. Then other species courses can be done in any order. You cannot volunteer or care for wildlife until you have completed an Orientation course.

A note on membership: you need to be a member to volunteer with ACT Wildlife to be covered by our licence issued by the ACT Government and to help cover insurance.

Click here to become a member

Course costs

  • Members $35
  • Non-members $40
  • Juniors (under 18 years) $15
  • Half day courses $25

The following courses are offered:

  • Orientation
  • Phone and Transport
  • Bats
  • Birds
  • Possums
  • Reptiles
  • Wildman
  • Wombats