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Gold Coast Snake Catcher provides the number for a reliable snake catcher in your area. Only snake catchers who provide a 24 hr snake removal service are referred to within the Gold Coast areas. These catchers are fully licensed and comprehensively insured and have demonstrated experience conducting snake removal activities. Contact the number below for your Gold Coast snake catcher.

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Snake Catcher Ormeau, Pimpama, Willowvale and Kingsholme

The suburbs of Ormeau, Pimpama, Willowvale and Kingsholme typify a rural through to mid density residential landscape that’s highly conducive to a range of snake species. The snake catcher Ormeau, Pimpama, Willowvale and Kingsholme has recorded numerous species including the highly venomous Eastern Brown Snake which is a regular capture in all of these suburbs. A highly nervous species a snake removal specialist should be called in whenever interaction is required. Other venomous snake species occurring in these suburbs include species such as the Red-bellied Black Snake, Eastern Small-eyed Snake and the Yellow-faced Whip Snake.

Non venomous species are also present with the Carpet Python and Common Tree Snake recorded in good numbers. Carpet pythons although non venomous can inflict a medically significant injury and should not be handled. Small pets such as Guinea pigs, cats and small dogs may be taken by large snakes. Common Tree Snakes are highly mobile and often enter homes.

Having responded to calls throughout all these suburbs with high frequency we look to attend to your property as soon as possible to assist you with your snake removal needs. It is critical in all cases that the snake be watched at all times to ensure the snake catcher has the best opportunity to catch your snake. Snakes are highly elusive and continued watch is a must to ensure the snake is able to be found and relocated by the snake catcher.

Venomous Snakes

The following list is of all species of elapid (venomous land snakes) known to have been reliably recorded within the Gold Coast Region, including the Hinterland and immediately adjacent areas to the west. These records include actual museum specimens lodged in collections or those recorded by well-respected experts in the field of snake taxonomy and subsequent identification.

Species Name Scientific Name Captured Likely to occur or recorded
Eastern Brown Snake Pseudonaja textilis Y Recorded
Red-bellied Black Snake Pseudechis porphyriacus Y Recorded
Yellow-faced Whip Snake Demansia psammophis Y Recorded
Spotted Black Snake Pseudechis porphyriacus N Unlikely
Rough-scaled Snake Tropidechis carinatus N Unlikely
Stephens Banded Snake Hoplocephalus stephensii N Unlikely
White Crowned Snake Cacophis harriettae Y Recorded
Dwarf Crowned Snake Cacophis krefftii P Possible
Golden Crowned Snake Cacophis squamulosus P Possible
Eastern Small-eyed Snake Cryptophis nigrescens Y Recorded
Marsh Snake Hemiaspis signata Y Recorded
Death Adder Acanthophis antarcticus N Unlikely
Coastal Taipan Oxyuranus scutellatus N Unlikely
Bandy Bandy Vermicella annulata N Possible
Red-naped Snake Furina diadema N Unlikely
Pale-headed Snake Hoplocephalus bitorquatus N Unlikely
Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus N Unlikely

Non-venomous Snakes

captured by the snake catcher Gold Coast or likely to occur in one or more these localities

The following list is of all non-venomous snake species known to have been reliably recorded within the Gold Coast Region, including the Hinterland and immediately adjacent areas to the west. These records include actual museum specimens lodged in collections or those recorded by well-respected experts in the field of snake taxonomy and subsequent identification. Snake families represented here include:

  • Boidae (Pythons)
  • Colubridae (solid toothed and rear fanged snakes)
  • Typhlodidae (Blind snakes)


Species Name Scientific Name Captured Likely to occur or recorded
Carpet Python Morelia spilota mcdowelli Y Recorded
Spotted Python Antaresia maculosa N Unlikely
Common Tree Snake Dendrelaphis punctulata Y Recorded
Brown Tree Snake Boiga irregularis Y Recorded
Keelback Snake Tropidonophis mairii Y Recorded
Blind Snake Ramphotyphlops sp. Y Recorded

Pimpama

Pimpama Yellow-faced Whip SnakeThis Yellow-faced Whip Snake was found residing at the base of a recently burnt tree on the back of a property in Pimpama, Gold Coast. The client was relieved that we were able to successfully relocate the snake due to her children often playing around the property. Yellow-faced Whip Snakes are only mildly venomous however bites can cause localized pain and moderate symptoms. They are often found in and around homes that are situated in open forest/woodland areas. This species is regularly killed by domestic cats. If you encounter a snake within your home it is important to contact a trained and experienced professional snake catcher for potential relocation services.

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