Fees as of 2021
Student Membership: $15.00 15-18 years old..
Normal Membership: $30.00 Trained and experienced carers.
To enable HHWC to meet all legal requirements and stay solvent, all membership fees are due 1st October each year. Please ensure your membership fees are paid on time.
Bank Details BSB 633000 ACC 163 526 940
All members will have access to the same financial benefits as the group becomes established and funds become available; such as milk at wholesale prices and on occasion assisted vet fees.
Member Responsibilities and Requirements are:
When you join as a member ,you'll be given a Booklet either in hard copy or electronically.It is called Information for New Members. It'll help you through the process and tell you how to choose a mentor. pay your fees and complete all the necessary paperwork. Your information booklet will help you through this procedure, but should you have any questions please contact your mentor, you will find their contact details on page 8 of your information booklet.
If you would be available to go on rescues, then please speak to your mentor, who will talk you through the booklet called Telephone Tree, this booklet will give you lots of information on rescuing Wildlife. plus necessary health and safety requirements.
Each booklet contains the relevant policies and procedures, these are for your information and to help keep you safe.
So ring the helpline Today 0475 442 202 To start your wildlife journey.
Policies and Procedures will be reviewed and updated by the committee by August each year.
All registered Parks and Wildlife volunteers are insured against personal accident while volunteering, given Health and Safety guidance, and training for their role.
If you are not an Australian Citizen you will need to have your own current health insurance.
Unfortunately, for insurance reasons, only people aged 16 and over can be registered as volunteers with Parks and Wildlife. There is no upper age limit, provided that you are physically capable of carrying out the role. Depending on the demands of the role, you may be asked to provide a ‘Fit for Work’ certificate.
No Workers Compensation is included in this policy, it is for out of pocket medical expenses only.
HHWC, also has public liability Insurance.