Injured kangaroos

Kangaroo seen on ground injured.

Report kangaroo Sightings in the following instances:



  • Entangled in fence.
  • Remains around the house for several days.
  • Have visible injuries e.g.: wounds from dogs or gunshots.
  • Clearly an orphan or small joey.
  • Appears disorientated or trapped away from natural habitats.


  • If they are mobile on roads during daylight hours.
  • On or in centre of road lying down and not able to get up correctly.
  • breathing but unconscious.struggling to get up.
  • Standing up but is obviously injured.
  • Shows visible blood or other wounds.

Contact rescue groups – see here for list.