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Ways to give to help wildlife

WIRES has been helping sick, injured and orphaned native animals every day for over 35 years and there are many ways you can help us help more native animals. WIRES is an Australian Wildlife Charity that relies on community support to operate our rescue and care services for wildlife 365 days a year, with your support we can provide better wildlife education, rescue and care for more animals and save more lives.

Make a Donation


Donations via Visa, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal can be made at here

Donate Monthly to receive wildlife rescue and care stories not shared elsewhere, have the ability to ask wildlife questions and have them answered by our program coordinator and receive exclusive updates on special projects.

EFT and Direct Deposit Donations

If you wish to donate by Bank Deposit, (visit our Donate page) and once you reach the 'Payment option' on step 3, simply click on 'Direct Debit' in the bottom right corner.

Or you can call (02) 8977 3396 with Australia or +612 8977 3396 from overseas between 9am and 5pm Mon-Fri.

All gifts to WIRES $2 and over are tax-deductible within Australia.

International Donations

US Donors wanting to make tax-deductible donations can donate via WIRES GlobalGiving Project, as can UK Donors wanting to qualify for Gift Aid.

For Australian citizens there is no reciprocal tax deduction for donations made via Global Giving.

How Individuals Can Help

Become a Virtual Carer and join our team of regular supporters who make a difference for wildlife every day.

Leave a gift to WIRES in your will to make a difference in the lives of animals for generations to come.

Give WIRES Gift Certificates as a wild-life saving gift in honour of someone, to celebrate a special occasion or to say thank you.

Start a Community Fundraising Campaign to raise funds to support our work with wildlife, organise a fun event or project to engage your friends, family and community. You can use many of the online peer to peer fundraising platforms like GoFundMe, JustGiving, Everyday Hero, My Cause to raise funds for WIRES.

Give in memory of a loved one, giving a gift to wildlife, in lieu of flowers, to honour a loved one.

You can also help through workplace giving, donating shares, buying an Entertainment Book (20% goes to WIRES) or shop to help wildlife in other ways.

How Organisations Can Help

There are many ways we can work with your company including partnerships, volunteering, fundraising, workplace giving and more.

You can read more about opportunities to collaborate with WIRES, and see current partners.

To discuss how your organisation can work with WIRES contact our Corporate Partnerships Team via partnerships@wires.org.au