Applies from Mon 1 Jun 2020, 10.57am to Wed 8 Jul 2020, 11.01am. Last reviewed: Fri 5 Jun 2020, 10.32am.
Other planned events: Notice of 1080 baiting for post bushfire relief
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting a post fire relief aerial baiting program using fresh meat, containing 1080 (sodium fluroacetate) poison for the control of wild dogs and foxes. The program will be ongoing between Monday 1 June and Wednesday 8 July 2020.
All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.
Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs maybe affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs). Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.
For further information please call the NPWS Blackheath office on 02 4787 8877.