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Last reviewed: Mon 17 June 2024, 3.23pm

Applies from Mon 24 Jun 2024, 12.00am to Fri 19 Jul 2024, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jun 2024, 3.23pm.

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 fox baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is conducting a ground baiting program from Monday 24 June 2024 to Friday 19 July 2024. The operation will use 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes.

The program will take place in Ukerbarley Aboriginal Area, Ukerbarley State Conservation Area and Biddon State Conservation Area.

Signs will be placed at the entry to the baiting location. Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW National Parks managed lands. Pets and working dogs may be 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 accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

The program is designed to minimise predator impacts on wildlife, especially threatened species, and to minimise impact of foxes on neighbouring stock.

Please contact the local Coonabarabran NPWS office for more information on (02) 6842 1311.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 15 May 2024, 12.50pm to Fri 2 Aug 2024, 12.51pm. Last reviewed: Thu 11 Jul 2024, 12.54pm

Other incidents: Roadworks around Visitor Precincts

Roadworks will be underway on Warrumbungle NP Rd, Blackman Campsite Rd, and Canyon Concert Rd from Wednesday 15 May to Friday 2 August 2024. Works will be undertaken from 6am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday.

These works are weather dependent and may involve road closures up to 15 minutes. Staff will notify impacted bookings of any planned road closures.

The road may be uneven and slippery during this time. Drive safely and follow the directions of roadwork signs and NPWS staff.

Affects 1 park and 6 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 24 Jun 2024, 12.00am to Fri 19 Jul 2024, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jun 2024, 3.23pm

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 fox baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is conducting a ground baiting program from Monday 24 June 2024 to Friday 19 July 2024. The operation will use 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes.

The program will take place in Ukerbarley Aboriginal Area, Ukerbarley State Conservation Area and Biddon State Conservation Area.

Signs will be placed at the entry to the baiting location. Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW National Parks managed lands. Pets and working dogs may be 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 accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

The program is designed to minimise predator impacts on wildlife, especially threatened species, and to minimise impact of foxes on neighbouring stock.

Please contact the local Coonabarabran NPWS office for more information on (02) 6842 1311.

Affects 3 parks nearby. Show list

Applies from Fri 16 Aug 2019, 2.44pm to Wed 1 Jan 2025, 2.39pm. Last reviewed: Fri 14 Jun 2024, 11.13am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 ground and aerial baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) carries out continuous ground 1080 baiting in Warrumbungle National Park for the control of foxes. Meat baits and canid pest ejectors (CPE's) containing 1080 sodium fluoroacetate poison are laid in the Park north of Timor Road/John Renshaw Parkway. In addition to this, an aerial 1080 baiting program is also carried out every six weeks to reach inaccessible areas also north of Timor Road/John Renshaw Parkway.

All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected, and 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 accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

This program protects the endangered brush-tailed rock-wallaby. For more information, contact the NPWS Castlereagh area office on 02 6843 4000.

Affects 1 park nearby. Show list

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