1080 aerial and ground baiting for wild dog and fox control - Autumn 2022

Northern Tablelands Local Land Services, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) and Forestry Corporation of NSW wish to advise they will be carrying out 1080 poison aerial and ground baiting for wild dog and fox control, commencing 20 May and to be completed by 30 June 2022.

This baiting program will be carried out in conjunction with the following Wild Dog Control Associations: Ashford, Atholwood, Bald Nob - Skeleton Creek, Baldersleigh, Boonoo Boonoo, Bundarra, Cataract River, Chandler River, Cooney Creek, Copeton, Deepwater - 10 Mile, Donnybrook - Leeches Gully, Dundee - Glen Elgin, Elsmore, Emmaville, Enmore - Blue Knobby, Jeogla, Kooreelah, Liston, McLeods Creek - Lower Rocky River, Mingoola - Mole River, Moona - Winterbourne, Mt MacKenzie, New Koreelah, Niangala - Nowendoc, Nullamanna - Wellingrove, Pyes Creek, Red Range - Pinkett, Rocky Creek, Rocky Dam, Rummeries Hill, Sandy Flat, South Valley, Steinbrook, Tenterden, Torrington, Upper Severn River, Wards Mistake, Wongwibinda, Yarrowitch - Tia, Yarrowyck and Yetman

Baiting will be undertaken on the following NPWS managed lands:, Avondale SCA, Back River NR, Bagul Waajaarr NR, Bald Rock NP, Barool NP, Basket Swamp NP, Bluff River NR, Bolivia Hill NR, Booroolong NR, Bulagaranda (Mount Yarrowyck) AA, Burral Yurrul NR & NP, Butterleaf NP & SCA, Capoompeta NP, Captains Creek NR, Cataract NP & SCA, Cathedral Rock NP, Cottan-Bimbang NP, Crooked Creek NP, Cunnawarra NP, Curracabundi NP, Donnybrook NR, Dthinna Dthinnawan NP & NR, Forest Land FR, Gibraltar NR, Gibraltar Range NP, Guy Fawkes River NP & NR, Indwarra NP, Jobs Mountain NR, Kings Plains NP, Koorelah NP, Kwiambal NP, Mann River NR,  Maroomba SCA, Maryland NP, Mount Hyland NR, , Mummel Gulf NP, New England NP,  Nowendoc NP, Nullamanna  NP, Nymboida NP, Oxley Wild Rivers NP & SCA, Serpentine NR, Severn River NR, Single NP, The Basin NR, Tomalla NR, Tooloom NP, Torrington SCA, Tuggolo Creek NR, Warra NP, Warrabah NP, Washpool NP & SCA and Werrikimbe NP

Baiting will occur in the following State Forests: Bald Knob, Beaury, Billilimbra, Boonoo, Brother, Butterleaf, Donaldson, Donnybrook, Doyles River, Enfield, Ewingar, Forest Land, Girard, Giro, Hanging Rock, Koreelah, Malara, Moogem, Mount Mitchell, Nowendoc, Nundle, Oakwood, Paddys Land, Riamukka, Spirabo, Styx River, Terrible Billy, Torrington, Tuggolo, Warra and Woodenbong State Forests

Baiting will occur on the Travelling Stock Reserves: TSR 14257, TSR 67816 and TSR 810.

1080 baits pose a high risk to domestic dogs. All domestic dogs should be kept under control and away from baiting areas at all times.

For further information please contact:

  • Northern Tablelands Local Land Services on 02 6732 8800 (Glen Innes), 02 6770 2000 (Armidale), 02 6739 1400 (Tenterfield), 02 6720 8300 (Inverell)
  • NPWS New England Area 02 6777 4700 (Walcha), NPWS Northern Tablelands Area 02 6739 0700 (Glen Innes) NPWS North Coast 02 6652 0900 (Coffs Harbour)
  • Forestry Corporation of NSW on 02 6585 3744 (Wauchope) or 02 6652 0111 (Coffs Harbour)

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