You asked: Where can I hunt pest animals in Victoria?

Lake Reserves, Bushland Reserves, Streamside Reserves, Heritage Rivers, Highway Parks, Generally hunting is permitted but there are some exceptions and some restrictions. Game species may be hunted only during the open season. Pest animals may only be hunted as specifically authorised by Parks Victoria.

While certain restrictions are in place, hunting is permitted in the Alpine National Park and Avon Wilderness Park, Baw Baw National Park, Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park, Lake Eildon National Park, Mitchell River National Park, Tara Range Park and Nooramunga Marine and Coastal Park.

Can you shoot State Forest Victoria?

Hunting in state forests

Generally, hunting for pest animals and game species is permitted in state forests, however restrictions apply in some areas. Anyone wishing to hunt game in Victoria must hold a current Game Licence.

Where can I shoot foxes in Victoria?

Generally, hunting for pest animals and game species is permitted in all state forests, forest parks (Cobboboonee and Otway) and unoccupied Crown land (i.e. Crown land that is not leased or licensed).

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Do you need a license to hunt rabbits in Victoria?

Hunting in grazing licences in State Forest in eastern Victoria does not require permission of the licensee. … Licensed game hunters can hunt foxes, hares and rabbits on State Game Reserves while hunting for game duck during the open season for duck hunting (some restrictions apply see www.gma.vic.gov.au).

Can you shoot in toolangi?

Registered. State forest is legal to shoot in. 95 Dx TD42, Turbo, suspension and body lift, 35 inch Simex Centipedes, lock right, heaps of fun!!

What is the minimum land size you can shoot on in Victoria?

For the 17 hmr 100 acres is the recommended size with 50 acres being the bare minimum. The main issues with a property of that size would be containing the shot on the property and not getting complaints from the neighbours. If the property is undulating and/or heavily wooded, it may be perfectly safe to shoot a hmr.

Can I shoot kangaroos on my property Victoria?

Landowners are required to provide written consent to an authorised harvester to harvest grey kangaroos on their property. Also, they should request evidence from the harvester that they have appropriate public liability or public indemnity insurance.

Target shooting is allowed on national forest or grassland unless restricted. … In any manner or place where any person or property is exposed to injury or damage as a result of such discharge. Into or within a cave. Firing tracer bullets or incendiary ammunition.

Is it illegal to shoot kangaroos in Victoria?

It is illegal to disturb, trap or kill wildlife without a permit. … You need to apply for an authority to control wildlife before: Wilfully disturbing wildlife (for example attempting to herd kangaroos out of a paddock or using water cannons to protect crops.

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Are foxes a pest?

Foxes are classed as wild animals, not pests, and the Council has no statutory powers or legal rights to eradicate foxes on private or other land.

Re: Crows and Lead

Thanks very much, have a great Sunday. Crows are protected, you’ll need an Ag-Permit to cull them.

Can you have a pet fox in Victoria?

Under Victorian legislation it is illegal for people to keep foxes because they are a declared pest. Ms Pearson could face fines of up to $9,671 for keeping each fox and additional fines for defying an order by Agriculture Victoria to destroy the animals. … “[Foxes] can be domesticated, just like any other animal.”

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