Thea Oakes

Merchandise and Volunteering Manager

As Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital’s Merchandise and Volunteer Coordinator, Thea organises the hospital’s existing and new merchandise, ensuring an eco-friendly range is available for all wildlife fanatics. She also communicates with and rosters volunteers for special events, retail, markets/festivals, project planning and more. Thea has a bachelor’s degree in Communication from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology as well as extensive retail experience. She is also an aspiring Veterinary Nurse and completes her work placement in the hospital with the veterinary team.