Sep 2017

Rabbit Control - Warren Ripping Demonstration

Where: The Summit

Are rabbits nibbling away at your profits?
To maximise the impact of the latest rabbit control virus (K5 Strain), QMDC and the Southern Downs Regional Council invite you to join us in the paddock for a rabbit warren ripping demonstration and a discussion of effective control measures. 

Guest speakers: 

  • SDRC Local Laws Officer Craig Magnussen
  • USQ Research Fellow Dr Dave Berman
  • Biosecurity Queensland Experimentalist Peter Elsworth
  • Darling Downs Rabbit Board Inspector Mark Ridge

Download the flyer here.

Learn about:

  • getting into the mind of a rabbit
  • how to identify where rabbits are breeding
  • control techniques
  • warren ripping demonstration: how to have the biggest impact
  • $ incentive on offer
  • legal obligations for landholders

Time: 10am to 12:30pm
Where: 596 Old Warwick Rd, The Summit. QLD  
Cost: Free! RSVP essential for catering purposes. 

This project is funded by the Queensland Feral Pest Initiative*.

RSVP by 15 September to QMDC Regional Coordinator Vanessa Macdonald on 0428 712 955 or email: vanessam@qmdc.org.au

 *The Queensland Feral Pest Initiative has received funding through the Queensland Government to support the growth of a productive and prosperous food and fibre sector in Queensland, Queensland Government’s Rural Assistance Package and the Australian Government Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, the Australian Government's plan for stronger farmers and a stronger economy.

Toowoomba Office

127b Campbell Street (corner of Campbell and Bellevue)

PO Box 6243 Toowoomba West QLD 4350

P (07) 4637 6200 F (07) 4632 8062 E info@qmdc.org.au