Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library
Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library

Originally slated for a release on July 18, 2000, The Rescuers Down Under was delayed by two weeks to August 1, 2000 as part of the Walt Disney Gold Classic Collection. The first copies were printed in May 2000.


Hold on tight for a thrilling, fast-paced adventure unlike any other with "The Rescuers Down Under"! The world’s bravest mice, Bernard and Miss Bianca, answer a call for help from deep in the heart of Australia’s vast and unpredictable Outback. With a crazy crew of local critters, these top mouse agents rush to the aid of Cody, a young boy struggling to save a magnificent eagle from a ruthless poacher. But with restless natives and unexpected dangers popping up at every turn, who knows if they’ll come to the rescue in time!


2000 DVD

Bonus material

  • Disney DVD Storybook
  • Interactive Trivia Game
  • The Rescuers Down Under/The Prince And The Pauper Theatrical Trailer
  • "Animals Of The Outback" Booklet

2002 DVD

  • Dolby Digital 5.1 audio
  • "The Making of The Rescuers Down Under" (10:35)
  • "Mickey Down Under" (6:41)
  • "Daddy Duck" (6:41)
  • "Rescue Aid Society" sing-along (1:40)
  • The Rescuers Down Under Scrapbook
  • "Outback Rescue" interactive game


Video Creation date
1 Blue warning screens (VHS) May 30, 2000
2 Walt Disney Gold Classic Collection logo May 2, 2000
3 Coming Soon to Theaters December 14, 1999
4 Trailer for 102 Dalmatians August 1, 2000
5 Coming Soon to Own on Video & DVD December 14, 1999
6 Video preview for The Tigger Movie July 4, 2000
7 Trailer for The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea July 4, 2000
8 Promo for the Walt Disney Gold Classic Collection July 4, 2000
9 Feature Presentation December 14, 1999
10 Full Screen Format Disclaimer January 22, 1994
11 The Rescuers Down Under November 16, 1990

In Other Countries

Country of origin Release date
South Korea February 21, 2001
Japan August 21, 2002
Australia October 3, 2003



Preceded by
Robin Hood (Disney Gold Classic Collection)
The Rescuers Down Under (Disney Gold Classic Collection) Succeeded by
Hercules (Disney Gold Classic Collection)