WILD DOGS

Position of Traprock Group

Activities relating to education and management of wild dogs, are coordinated as a subcommittee of the Sheep Meat and Wool committee. 

The Traprock Group maintains a keen interest in the management of Wild Dogs in the Traprock Region and recognises Wild Dogs as a serious threat to the grazing viability of sheep, goats and cattle.

Dogs caught at Burraburanga

Dogs caught at Burraburanga

On behalf of it's members, The Traprock Group contributes to Wild Dog management by:

  • Collating and disseminating information Wild Dog management to it's members, via email and the Traprock Group website
  • Participating in Southern Downs Regional Council and Goondiwindi Regional Council Wild Dog Advisory Committees
  • Working with Landcare (Granite Border and Inglewood) and Agforce to:
    • provide training on baiting and trapping, 
    • applying for funding, and 
    • assisting in the mapping of wild dog movements within the Traprock Region.
  • As recipients of Round 1 AWI funding, provided freezers for two baiting co-ordinators

Chair Wild Dog Committee:
David Bartlett
Phone: 07 4667 4194
Email: dunblaneb@gmail.com