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ACT Wildlife Gala(h) Ball

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Tickets for this event have now closed, but the auction is still live. You can still bid to raise money for our wildlife at: ACT Wildlife Gala Auction.

Thank you everyone for your support. Please email if you have any questions about the event.


ACT Wildlife is excited to be holding their first ever gala ball to raise funds for our precious local wildlife. ACT Wildlife is a volunteer organisation; rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing wildlife for a decade in the ACT. Every dollar raised will go towards supporting our local wildlife.

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Please join us in celebrating and supporting our unique wildlife for our 10-year anniversary. Book your table to bring together your friends, clients and networks. Or come alone, as it's a great way to make new friends. Note: Guests must be 18 years or over.

Location: Gandel Atrium at the National Museum of Australia overlooking the lake
Date: Friday, 1 March 2024 (weekend of World Wildlife Day)
Time: Welcome starts at 6.30pm with wine, canapes and a live String musician from the Canberra Symphony Orchestra. Sit down at 7pm.
Entertainment: Auction, photobooth, music, raffle, door prize and other activities.
Dress:  Formal or cocktail attire (add some Australian wildlife ears, nose or tail for some fun)

Buying a corporate table? Why not donate 1 or 2 seats from your table of 10 to a wildlife volunteer. Hear stories and see photos about what it means to be a wildlife carer or rescuer. Sponsorship opportunities are available or consider donating a prizeContact the ACT Wildlife events coordinator to discuss options at Please let us know if you would prefer to be invoiced. 

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 ACT Wildlife Gala Auction

The pre-gala online auction is now open. Even if you can't make it along on the night, you can still bid on items to help support our local wildlife. We have some fantastic prizes.

To find out other ways you can support our wildlife, go to our website:

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About us
ACT Wildlife is a registered charity that rescues, rehabilitates and releases sick, injured, displaced and orphaned wildlife in the ACT. We are a volunteer organisation with a 24/7 hotline to report injured wildlife or provide advice to the members of the public. Last year ACT Wildlife answered 11,290 calls for help and took 2,820 of our precious animals into care. Animals such as orphaned wombat joeys are in care for up to 18 months. Caring is a full-time commitment, and all our carers are volunteers.

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