Tenders and notices
Fox control – East Gippsland parks and reserves
Wednesday 23 August, 2017
Parks Victoria’s conservation management to restore and protect park habitat includes the control of introduced plant and animal species. As part of an ongoing strategy, notice is hereby given that Parks Victoria are laying buriedbaits containing Sodium fluoroacetate (1080 poison)on public land for the control of foxes. Baits containing 1080 poison are being laid from August 2017 until February 2018, inclusive.
Baits will be laid at strategic sites and other known areas of fox habitat within the following areas: Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park, Gippsland Lakes Coastal Reserve and surrounding islands including; Rigby, Crescent, Rotten, Barton, and Waddy Island.
1080 poison signs will be posted throughout the baited area and members of the public who are living, visiting or working in the above-named areas are advised to take particular care not to disturb or interfere with bait stations. Domestic dogs and catsare particularly susceptible to 1080 poison and should be under effective control, muzzled or kept away from the baited areas.
14 Sep 2017
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15 Sep 2017 8:00pm - 31 Oct 2017 9:30pm
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24 Sep 2017 9:00am-11:00am
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25 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
Parks Victoria’s Discovery program encourages children and adults to explore Victoria’s parks with a Ranger. Programs run every school holidays across the state and include a range of interactive and fun activities.Highlights of the September School Holidays Discovery Program at Wilsons Promontory National Park include:Join in our interactive Bioquest challenge…