Wildlife and Reptiles

Removal of Reptiles

The Council does not supply a service for the removal of reptiles, including snakes.

For the removal of reptiles from your property, please refer to the Venom Wise website or contact a Local Snake Catcher below:

  • Geoff Lockwood - 0428 352 203 (Baw Baw, Cardinia Shire, Latrobe Valley)
  • Jeff Mathieson - 0459 999 205 (Latrobe Valley, Baw Baw, Wellington)
  • Richard Copeland - 0498 107 918 (Latrobe Valley, Baw Baw, Wellington)

Injured Wildlife

If you come across injured, rescued or orphaned wildlife, please contact one of the following wildlife organisations who will care for the animal:

Pest Animals

Visit the Department of Environment and Primary Industries website for more information regarding pest animals (e.g. foxes, hares).