Wildlife rescue course in Picton

A koala

A koala

Are you interested in helping Australia's wildlife?

WIRES will host a rescue and immediate care course in Picton next month.

The course, which is mandatory for all new WIRES volunteers, will be held at the Wollondilly Community Nursery on Wonga Road on Saturday, June 22.

Topics covered will include first aid and species identification.

The course features an online theory component and one-day practical workshop.

Cost is $125 per person.