Bendigo rabbit control

26 July, 2018
/ in News
/ By Lauren

Date: Tuesday 14th August 2018, 10am – 3pm

Venue: Huntly Fire Station, Buckleys Lane, Huntly (am); and Bendigo Creek Streamside Reserve, Millwood Rd, Huntly (pm)

Free event; morning tea and light lunch provided. Suitable for landholders large and small, land managers, landcarers and students.

  • Workshop will cover:
  • Impacts of rabbits, community obligations, compliance considerations
  • How, why and where of the K5 virus
  • RabbitScan App training – a fantastic community mapping/monitoring tool
  • Rabbit control techniques – how, when and why of baiting/ripping/fumigation
  • The importance of community collaboration
  • In-field RabbitScan App demonstration
  • Fumigation demonstration

Guest speakers:

  • Peter West, NSW DPI Invasive Species Officer, National Coordinator of FeralScan
  • Neil Devanny, Victorian Rabbit Action Network board member, Leaps and Bounds Learning Network mentor
  • Jessica Seidel, Agriculture Victoria

RSVPs essential by Friday 10 August: email dnhowie@bigpond.com

Supported by funding from the Victorian Rabbit Action Network.

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