We're a not-for-profit, volunteer organisation that treats, cares for and rehabilitates Australian native wildlife.

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Darling Range Wildlife Shelter is a volunteer, not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to rehabilitate native wildlife and promote the value of biodiversity.

DRWS volunteers rescue, provide care and rehabilitate Australian native wildlife in need including threatened, endangered and migratory species. Our aim is to work towards their release back into their natural environment. Each year we record around 1000 wildlife admissions.

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What's happening at DRWS

28 March 2020

Managing COVID-19 at DRWS

Darling Range Wildlife Shelter volunteers are working hard to keep ourselves safe and healthy, while continuing to provide wildlife rehabilitation services. In accordance with government guidelines, we are encouraging everyone to make the effort to reduce transmission of COVID 19. Here are some things we are doing: -maintaining a 1.5m…

15 March 2020

Plant Lovers Sale

­čî┐ATTENTION PLANT LOVERS – PLANT SALE!­čî┐ The wonderful Regina and Trevor are at it again with another garage sale (plants only) with all funds raised donated to us at DRWS! They have had some fabulous looking and sized potted plants donated by some very green thumbs – mango,…

24 November 2019

Pre-Christmas Garage Sale Fundraiser

Sat 30th November & 1st December 2019 Sat 7th December & Sun 8th December 2019 Sausage sizzle available Please come along, potentially find yourself a bargain and support DRWS continue to rehabilitate wildlife! The extremely generous Regina and…

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Our Sponsors & Supporters

DRWS would not be able to do the work it does without the generous support of the community. In particular we would like to express our appreciation to the following:

  • Total Waste Disposal
  • Dial a Bin
  • Pollen Strategy