Who Can Rescue?

Yellow-bellied Sheath-tailed Bat (Saccolaimus flaviventris).  Courtesy of Terry Reardon

 

PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO HANDLE ANY BATS.

We have been specifically immunised to care for bats. We also have Specialised Permits to rescue and care for these precious bats through the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources.

SHOULD A DECEASED BAT BE FOUND, PLEASE Contact us, the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources or the SA Museum.

Please contact us when you have found a bat and we can run through the safety aspects with you.  A vaccinated/immunised Bat Carer will attend as soon as possible.

If a Flying-Fox is found, please contact Fauna Rescue of SA Inc. on Phone: 8289 0896.