Strategic 1080 Ground Baiting Campaign

Barcaldine Regional Council advises that a ground baiting program will be occurring across the region during the period of Monday 18 to Friday 22 October 2021 to assist in the control of wild dogs.

Mail advice has been sent to property owners in the area for completion and return by Friday 8 October 2021

As per Council’s decision to adopt a user pays system for 1080 Baiting in 2021-2022, the following fees will apply.

1080 BAITING COSTS – COORDINATED GROUND BAIT CAMPAIGN – OCTOBER 2021

Flat Rate Participation Fee (Per Property)

$81.35

1080 Baited Meat – Council supplied

$6.80/kg

Manufactured Baits

$3.00 each

1080 BAITING COSTS – SINGLE BAITING OUTSIDE OF COORDINATED GROUND BAITING CAMPAIGN

Hourly rate for Rural Lands Officer

$56.35/hr

Per Kilometre Rate for Travel

$0.54/km

Manufactured Baits

$3.00 each

1080 Baited Meat – Council supplied

$6.80/kg

Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact any of the following Rural Lands Officers:

Liam Balderson       M: 0417 564 112 or E: liamb@barc.qld.gov.au

John Fisher             M: 0429 851 342 or E: johnf@barc.qld.gov.au

Trevor Geltch          M: 0400 725 015 or E: Aramac.rural@barc.qld.gov.au

A 1080 Ground Baiting Campaign consent form can you be downloaded from here.  

Published: 20th September 2021