Frequently Asked Questions
Sick or Injured Wildlife
We are sorry but the Herdsman Wildlife Centre is not a wildlife rescue or care facility. If you've found injured or sick wildlife, we suggest you call the Wildcare Helpline on (08) 9474 9055
Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre has wheelchair access and disabled-friendly facilities such as reserved carpark bays and disabled-access toilets. Please contact us prior to your visit to enquire about any special arrangements you may require.
Please note that the Centre does not provide public toilet facilities and these are for the use of Centre visitors only.
Safety and Public Liability Information
Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre provides a safe learning environment for students of all ages.
In the 25 years that the WA Gould League has operated the Wildlife Centre and conducted school excursions there, there have been no serious incidents or injuries resulting from the Centre's educational activities.
The WA Gould league has completed a full risk analysis of the Herdsman Lake Wildlife Centre and the educational activities it conducts, at or near the Centre, in compliance with Department of Education Risk Minimisation Policy.