BIG BATS and LITTLE BATS in AUTUMN and WINTER

Please report any Flying-foxes deceased or alive to us by email – mary.crichton@gmail.com or leave a message on 0422 182 443 PLEASE DO NOT DISTURB THEM!  They are feeding on delicious Nectar and Pollen from beautiful flowering Eucalyptus and other Native Tree...

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BIG BATS and LITTLE BATS in SUMMER

November 2016   -   Our Grey-headed Flying-foxes here in Adelaide are having their beautiful single baby at present.  The entire spectacular Colony (estimated at approximately 4,000) still call the Botanic Parklands their home (since 2010) just outside of Adelaide...

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BATS IN BUILDINGS

Please contact the Discovery Centre at the South Australian Museum on Telephone:  8207 7404 to discuss Microbats co-existing with humans. SOME ESSENTIAL READING: ABLV (Australian Bat Lyssavirus) is a very rare rabies-associated virus and some Australian bats can be...

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ALERT/GENTLE WARNING

ALERT/GENTLE WARNING ELECTROCUTED GREY-HEADED FLYING-FOXES AT 87 ANZAC HIGHWAY, ASHFORD. There are a small feeding group of these Grey-headed Flying-foxes and their young in and around these mature Small Leaved (small fruit) Fig trees (Ficus obliqua – native figs). ...

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About Us

Adelaide Bat Care is a voluntary, 24 hour rescue, care and advisory service. Our bats need our help, so if you find a bat, please make contact as soon as possible so that the little bat can receive prompt attention.

24 Hour Rescue

Mobile: 0422 182 443

Full contact details here.

Bat Pictures

Miniopterus schreibersii bassanii - Endangered Southern Bent-winged Bats Mormopterus species - Southern Freetail Bat Chalinolobus gouldii – Gould’s Wattled Bat Chalinolobus gouldii – Gould’s Wattled Bat Nyctophilus geoffroyi – Lesser Long-eared Bat Saccolaimus flaviventris – Yellow-bellied Sheathtail Bat