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ABC1 7.30 Report TV 18 March 2011 - Nature based wetlandsTourism

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22 March 2010 - Opening weekend rescue /Television News
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20 March 2010 - Opening weekend rescue /Television News

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20 March 2010 - Opening weekend rescue /Television News
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20 March 2010 - Opening weekend rescue /Television News
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20 March 2010 - Opening weekend rescue /Television News
ABC TV Brisbane / NSW

http://www.abc.net.au/news/video/2010/03/20/2851524.htm


 

Water Theft Exposed

17 March 2009 - Win TV

Duck shooters caught illegally diverting water for 5 days just prior to the 2009 duck shooting season.


 

Shooter pleading guilty in the Sale Magistrates' Court to illegally diverting water

24 June 2009 - Win TV

Field and Game Australia Gippsland spokesperson and duck shooter prosecuted for illegally diverting water and for interfering with the flow in a river.


 

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History and Victories

2007 & 2008

Moratoriums called in Victoria and South Australia. The rescue team travelled to Moulting Lagoon, the entrance to Freycinet National Park, on the east coast of Tasmania to confront the shooters and protect waterbirds after the Tasmanian government refused to call a moratorium.

2008

Three states in Australia have now banned the recreational shooting of native waterbirds – Western Australia (1990), New South Wales (1995) and now Queensland (10 August 2005)

2005

Queensland’s Premier Beattie becomes the third state Labor government to ban the recreational shooting of native waterbirds.

The Age editorial (19 March) again calls for the recreational shooting of native waterbirds to be banned in Victoria.

The numbers of duck shooters in Victoria drops from 95000 in 1986 to 19,400 today, although only small number were active on the state's wetlands in 2005.

View our Opening Weekend 2005 article

2003

The Sunday Age editorial (12 January) calls on the Victorian Bracks Government to ban the recreational shooting of native waterbirds in Victoria.

The Victorian government calls a moratorium. Rescue team travels to Tasmania for the opening weekend of their duck shooting season.

2002

The Bracks Government's own Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (AWAC) recommends that the recreational shooting of native waterbirds be banned in Victoria because of the inherent cruelty.

2001

Lead shot banned in Victoria.

1995

Premier Bob Carr bans the recreational shooting of native waterbirds in NSW, the second state Labor government to ban the activity.

1993

The Age newspaper editorial (24 March) calls for duck shooting to be outlawed. The first sentence says: 'Duck shooting is not a sport, it is an obscenity'.

1990

The recreational shooting of native waterbirds is banned in Western Australia by the then Labor Government.

 

Latest Poll

Latest Morgan Research Poll - Majority of Victorians want duck shooting banned

Open Letter to Premier John Brumby

The Age (page 5) Thursday 27 November 2008 - click on image or link to view article.

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Latest Morgan Research Poll - Majority of Victorians want duck shooting banned.

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