Event

Fox bait distribution days across Eyre Peninsula 2019

21 February 2019
 

Eligible land managers can collect free fox baits and discuss their property baiting programs with Natural Resources EP Officers at convenient locations across Eyre Peninsula.

Land managers wishing to collect dried meat baits for their fox control programs will need to bring a bucket with a sealed lid to collect baits or purchase one on the day.

For news, updates and reminders, follow Natural Resources EP on Twitter @EPNRM

Fox bait distribution days:

Southern Eyre Peninsula

For more information contact: Ben Tucker phone 0425 100 122 email Ben.Tucker@sa.gov.au

 Read the latest media release here.

  • Wanilla - Wanilla Hall, Monday 4 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Lincoln districts - Kurara Woolshed, Monday 4 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Yallunda Flat - Yallunda Flat Hall, Tuesday 5 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Port Neill - Port Neill Green Shed, Wednesday 6 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Wangary - Wangary Oval, Wednesday 6 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Cummins - Cummins Lincoln Rural Supplies, Thursday 7 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Tumby Bay - Tumby Bay Landcare Office, Thursday 7 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

  • Ungarra - Ungarra Café, Friday 8 March, 9:30 to 11:30 AM

  • Karkoo - Karkoo Hall, Friday 8 March, 9:30-11:30 AM

Please bring a bucket with a lid. Otherwise buckets will be available at $5 each. Baits distributed will be semi dried kangaroo meat. These are at no cost to land managers.

FOXOFF available ($30 for 20 baits, $55 for 40, $125 for 100) Payment on day by cheque or cash please. 

Eastern Eyre Peninsula:

For more information please contact: Kellie Crosby phone 8628 2077 email Kellie.Crosby@sa.gov.au

Read the latest media release here.

  • Buckleboo - Buckleboo Oval, Thursday 21 February, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Waddikee - Waddikee Oval,  Friday 22 February, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Yadnarie – Tanya Beinke's Farm House, Monday 25 February, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Kelly - Kelly Hall, Tuesday 26 February, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Coolanie/Glynn – Jack Curtis's Farm House, Wednesday 27 February, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Darke Peak - Darke Peak Info Bay, Thursday 28 February, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Rudall/Tuckey – Alsbra Park car park, Friday 1 March, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Mangalo - Mangalo Hall, Monday 4 March, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Elbow Hill – Williams Shearing Shed, Tuesday 5 March, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Wharminda - Wharminda Hall – Wednesday 6 March, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Arno Bay – Calliss Bayview Farm, Friday 8 March, 9:30-11:30 AM.  

Remember to bring labelled buckets from last year. Buckets will be supplied to first time baiters, or if landholders happen to forget. Baits distributed will be semi dried kangaroo meat and are provide free to all eligible land managers.

Additional baits can be obtained in the main baiting periods of summer and spring from the Natural Resources EP office at Cleve. After May please phone the office on 8628 2077 in advance to check availability.

Western Eyre Peninsula fox bait distribution days:

Additional baits can be obtained from the Natural Resources Centre at Ceduna or Streaky Bay by prior arrangement.

Please phone Andrew Sleep : 8625 3144 or 0428 252 442 in advance to organise collection.

Read the latest media release here.

  • Elliston - Larry Honners shed, Thursday 21 February, starting 5.30 PM (organiser Ian Quinn - 0427 261 793) 
  • Lock group - Lock CFS shed, Friday 22 February, starting 5.00 PM (organiser Ian Quinn - 0427 261 793)
  • Calca -Calca Crossroads, Thursday 7 March,9:30 AM

  • Chandada - Chandada Hall, Thursday 7 March, 1:30 PM

  • Charra -Charra Hall, Wednesday 20 February, 1:30 PM

  • Chilpanunda - Chilpi Golf Club, Thursday 21 February, 9:30 PM

  • Forrest - Treceina Hollitt’s Farm House, Thursday 21 February, 11:30 AM

  • Goode - Warren Beattie, Wednesday 20 February, 9:00 AM

  • Haslam - Haslam CFS Shed, Thursday 21 February, 2:00 PM

  • Inkster - Hull's Driveway, Thursday 7 March,11:30 PM

  • Kaldoonera - Poochera Pub, Tuesday 19 February, 9:30 AM

  • Mudamuckla - Muddie School, Thursday 14 February, 9:30 AM

  • Nunjikompita - Nunji Hall, Tuesday 19 February, 1:30 PM

  • Penong - Westies Tennis Courts, Wednesday 20 February, 11:30 AM

  • Smoky Bay - Smoky Bay CFS Shed, Tuesday 19 February, 6:00 PM

  • Streaky Bay & Sceale Bay - DEW Shed, Opposite Silos, Wednesday 6 March, 9:30 AM

  • Wirrulla - Wirrulla Pub, Tuesday 19 February, 11:30 AM.

Remember to bring labelled buckets from last year. Buckets will be supplied to first time baiters, or if land managers happen to forget.

Baits distributed will be semi dried kangaroo meat and are provided free to all eligible land managers.

Central Eyre Peninsula fox bait distribution days:

Additional baits can be obtained from your closest Natural Resources Office by prior arrangement. 

Read the latest media release here.

  • Mamblin/Kyancutta - Chris Heath’s place, Monday 18 February, 8:30 AM

  • Wudinna - Ryan Dubois’s place, Monday 18 February, 10:00 AM

  • Minnipa - Minnipa Tennis Courts, Thursday 28 February, 9:00 AM

  • Koongawa – Martin Grocke's place, Thursday 28 February, 11:30 AM

  •  Yaninnee - Yaninnee tennis courts, Friday 4 March, 8:30 AM

  • Damper/Wootoona – Mt Damper corner, Monday 4 March, 9:00 AM

  • Warramboo – TBA

Remember to bring labelled buckets from last year, there is a shortage of buckets. Land managers will also be required to bring a list of their section numbers. Baits distributed will be semi dried kangaroo meat and are provided free to all eligible land managers.

Location

Over 40 distribution locations, across Eyre Peninsula during February and March 2019.


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