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Rabbit control – Brimbank Park and Horseshoe Bend Reserve
Friday 10 March, 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 will be laying baits containing Pindone on public land for the control of rabbits. Baits containing Pindone will be laid from Monday 13 March 2017 until Friday 14 April 2017.
Baits will be laid at strategic sites and other known areas of rabbit habitat within the following Maribyrnong Valley parklands: Brimbank Park and Horseshoe Bend Reserve.
Pindone 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 cats are particularly susceptible to Pindone and should be under effective control, muzzled or kept away from the baited areas.
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