Support from and for our local community

As a non for profit organisation, we appreciate all the support that we receive from our local community.  These are some of the people who are able to support us, and whom we in our turn have been able to support.

Ipswich City Council 

Ipswich City Council have supported us with a grant to purchase 12 pairs of long arm loppers for our carers to use when gathering forage for the wildlife - thankyou Ipswich City Council. 

I.C.C. has also supported three of our carers to purchase new aviaries and food for the wildlife in care.  


The Rescue Collective

The Rescue Collective have very generously donated food stuffs, caring baskets, milk, cages and other medical equipment to support our wildlife carers.  


Bunnings, Brown's Plains  & Indooroopilly

A big thank you to Bunnings at Brown's Plains for allowing us to raise funds for our wildlife through hosting BBQ's at their store.  

A big thank you to Bunnings at Indooroopilly for giving us a $100 voucher as prize in our fund raising raffle. 


Gambling Community Benefit Fund

The Gambling Community Benefit Fund gave ONARR a grant to purchase two new release trailers and a laptop in 2020.  



Community Sustainability Action Grants

Corporate Governance and Operations

Department of Environment and Science

ONARR received a grant from the Communuity Sustainability Action Group, Corporate Governance and Operations, Department of Environment and Science to purchase gear for our Bat Carers.  We purchased Bat Maxes, feeding equipment, teats, cleaning equipment and hanging stands plus some wonderful carry cages for our carers.  Thank you DES. 


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Moreton Bay Council 

Moreton Bay Council has supported ONARR carers buying giving us a grant to purchase food for our macropods - pellets, oats and medications.  This was very much appreciated by our carers.  Thank you Moreton Bay Council.  


Brisbane City Council

Brisbane City Council have been great supporters of our group through their Community grants.  The Brisbane City Council has supported us to have our new release trailers painted with our logo. 

They have also supported our carers with funds from grants to purchase wildlife caring equipment, and have some brochures made.  Thank you, Brisbane City Council.


Logan City Council 


Logan City Council approved a grant to ONARR to pay for the cost of building a new flying-fox release aviary at Logan Reserve.  The Logan Council donated $9000.00 to assist us in having this aviary built.  The aviary is finished and in full use.  Thank you, Logan City Council, for your generous and much needed support . 

Logan City Council also supported us by building a fox-proof fence for one of our carers, and purchasing an aviary for raising birds and possums.  



WIRES who are based in NSW gave ONARR a grant to purchased some mobile fencing for macropods, bedding materials, seed and lorikeet mix for our wildlife who had been doing it tough due to the drought in Qld.  Thank you, WIRES, your support is much appreciated.