This page provides links to web-pages where you can find out more about flying-foxes, including some information about how you can help in conservation, rescue and care. Please use the contact page on this website if you have information about the occurrence of shooting or electrocution of flying-foxes in orchards.
Bat rescue and care organisations
If you find an injured or baby bat, please contact a wildlife rescuer as soon as possible. It is important that you don't handle bats unless you are vaccinated against Australian Bat Lyssavirus. To find a wildlife rescuer in your local area, search here (Aus Fauna Care) or call 1300 ANIMAL / 1300 264625 (in Qld).
Natural history & conservation