Notice of fox control program using commercial 1080 baits

Parks Victoria will be undertaking 1080 fox baiting from Monday, June 10, 2024 until Friday, August 30, 2024, inclusive at the following locations: Dowd Morass Wildlife Reserve (State Game Reserve); Heart Morass Wildlife Reserve (State Game Reserve); Andrew Bay – Grebe Bay Gippsland Lakes Reserve; and Clydebank Morass Wildlife Reserve (State Game Reserve).

Three wetlands to open

The GMA has announced three wetlands that had been closed to hunting in the 2024 Victorian duck season will be opened on Monday, May 20.

March is FGA membership renewal time!

Field & Game Australia memberships expire on March 31. Your membership will be up for renewal unless you have already renewed it. It's easy to check if you need to renew, just scan the QR code to get started.

Pro-hunting message goes large in Sale

The pro-hunting message is being displayed in a big way in Sale, Gippsland, with a new billboard promoting the duck hunting season and all the things it means to us.

Consumptive hunting: A passion that fuels conservation efforts

Victoria's wetlands are not just bodies of water but cherished landscapes thanks to the stewardship of volunteer hunters who invest time, effort, and resources into their care – unlike in NSW where recent news stories have painted a very different picture.

Join the #25by25 journey with Field & Game Australia!

Join the #25by25 journey with Field & Game Australia! We're on an ambitious quest to get 2,500 people to complete game bird identification training and have 2500 WITs delivered by 2025. This initiative is about more than just numbers; it's about fostering a culture of responsible hunting, conservation, and camaraderie.

2024 duck seasons announced

The long-awaited 2024 duck and quail season dates have been announced for Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania.