Contact Reptile Rescue

For snake related emergencies in Tasmania, please call (03) 6165 1400 and maintain visual contact with the snake until our operative arrives, but do not approach or disturb the snake, A minimum $50 fee will apply.
Ensure children and pets are kept well clear until the field operative arrives and follow his or her instructions.

For non-emergencies such as advice on how to deal with a snake if you do not require the snake to be removed, or to make a booking for a course, show, display, talk, or risk assessment, please call:

 (03) 6165 1400 or Email:

In the event of snakebite, immediately apply a pressure immobilization bandage to the bitten limb and call 000. Monitor the patient, keep the patient calm and still, and apply CPR and treat for shock if or where appropriate.

Chairperson/Quality Assurance & Safety Officer 

Natalie Rivers          Ph: 0497 565 182          email:

Deputy Chair/Southern Phone Co-ordinator 

Chris Daly          Ph: 0407 565 181          email:



Steve Stanton          Ph: 0439 554 620          email:

Northern Co-ordinator

Scott Smith          Ph: 0474 565 182          email:

Reptile Guru

Justin Kneebone          Ph: 0419 106777          email:

Training Manager

Damian Hingston

Scientific Officer

Danielle Madden-Hallett

Sub Executive Members

Sally Wilson

Ian Norton

Stephen Stanton

Jane Guy

Phil Jones

Lachlan Mcfarlane