Survivors of the Firestorm

Participants in Black Saturday Recovery Efforts

Conservation and Veterinary groups featured in the Survivors of the Firestorm that participated in recovery efforts following the Black Saturday fires.

Wildlife Victoria
Wildlife Victoria is a volunteer-based organisation that provides a 24 hour, 7 day a week wildlife rescue and information service. Wildlife Victoria also maintains a wildlife care and communication network across Victoria which assists wildlife rehabilitators.

Wildlife Health Centre
Australian Wildlife Health Centre (Wildlife Hospital or centre) at Healesville Sanctuary treats more than 2000 sick and injured native animals every year and is an important training centre for wildlife veterinarians.

Parks Victoria
Parks Victoria is the custodian of a diverse estate of significant parks in Victoria and of the recreational management of Port Phillip Bay, Western Port and the Yarra and Maribyrnong rivers.

Arthur Rylah Institute
The leading centre for applied ecological research, with an emphasis on flora, fauna and biodiversity issues. ARI’s main focus is on providing strategic research and management advice to answer key questions affecting ecologically sustainable land or water management and resource use policies.

Wildhaven Wildlife Shelter
Owned and run by Stella and Alan Reid, Wildhaven Wildlife Shelter is a property dedicated to caring for the beautiful native wildlife.