A man from Thornbury has been found guilty in the Hamilton Magistrates Court of two hunting-related offences committed at Lake Bullrush during the opening of the 2015 duck hunting season.
A major compliance operation targeting illegal deer hunting in Victoria’s North East has been undertaken over the past week in response to concerns of illegal spotlighting activities raised by local residents and hunters.
The Sunshine Magistrates Court has ordered a man to forfeit his hunting gear and pay a total of $2500 for illegally spotlighting deer in recognised deer habitat near Wangaratta last March.
Game Management Authority (GMA) officers and Victoria Police combined their efforts last weekend to conduct several deer hunting compliance operations in Gippsland.
Four people will be charged for illegal hunting and weapons offences as officers from the Game Management Authority (GMA), Victoria Police and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning worked together to target illegal hunting around Jamieson last weekend.
Victoria’s duck hunters took advantage of their last opportunity to go hunting this year as the 2015 duck season drew to a close over the Queen’s birthday long weekend.
Game Management Authority (GMA) officers and Victoria Police have conducted major deer hunting compliance operations over the weekend around Omeo.
Game Management Authority (GMA) officers together with Victoria Police, Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning and Parks Victoria combined their efforts and conducted several deer hunting compliance operations over the weekend in the north east region.
Game Management Authority (GMA) officers are patrolling Victoria’s state forests to educate hound hunters and ensure they comply with the laws.